Quotes: discontented

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  • Aesop
    Aesop
    Greek fabulist and story teller 620-564 BCE
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    He that is discontented in one place will seldom be content in another.
  • Joseph De Maistre
    Joseph De Maistre
    French diplomat and philosopher 1753-1821
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    Man is insatiable for power; he is infantile in his desires and, always discontented with what he has, loves only what he has not. People complain of the despotism of princes; they ought to complain of the despotism of man.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
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    The discontented man finds no easy chair.
  • Marlene Dietrich
    Marlene Dietrich
    German-born American Film Actor 1904-1992
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    To be completely woman you need a master, and in him a compass for your life. You need a man you can look up to and respect. If you dethrone him it's no wonder that you are discontented, and discontented women are not loved for long.
  • Henri-Frédéric Amiel
    Henri-Frédéric Amiel
    Swiss philosopher and poet 1821-1881
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    We are never more discontented with others than when we are discontented with ourselves.
  • We have produced a world of contented bodies and discontented minds.
  • Florence Nightingale
    Florence Nightingale
    English social reformer, founder of modern nursing and statistician 1820-1910
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    Were there none who were discontented with what they have, the world would never reach anything better.
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