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"True humility is contentment." - Henri Frederic Amiel

"When we do what is right, we have contentment, peace and happiness." - Beverly LaHaye

"Contentment... is the soul's enjoyment of that peace that passes all understanding." - Arthur W. Pink

"A harvest of peace is produced from a seed of contentment." - Proverbs

"The most difficult thing to adjust to, apparently, is peace and contentment." - Henry Miller

"If you know peace, then you thrive; if you know contentment, then you are rich" - Su Shi

"The top of the band would be happiness, contentment and peace of mind." - Frederick Lenz

"Peace, peace, peace. Peace is organized." - Eddie Izzard

"Contentment gives peace and joy in our minds and hearts, which is the reward of living God's way." - Charles L Allen

"Temperance is a tree which as for its root very little contentment, and for its fruit calm and peace." - Buddha

"Temperance is a tree which has for a root very little contentment, and for fruit, calm and peace." - Buddha

"Temperance is a tree which as for its root very little contentment, and for its fruit calm and peace." - Gautama Buddha

"Piety and virtue are not only delightful for the present, but they leave peace and contentment behind them." - John Tillotson

"All your horse looks for is the thing that matters most, peace and contentment. Give it to him." - Buck Brannaman

"Contentment is not escape from the battle, but rather an abiding peace and confidence in the midst of the battle." - Warren W. Wiersbe

"There's no one there to understand, there's just understanding, which flourishes in you as peace, joy and contentment." - Mooji

"Peace, plenty, and contentment reign throughout our borders, and our beloved country presents a sublime moral spectacle to the world." - James K Polk

"To reach peace, teach peace." - Pope John Paul Ii

"Not contentment, but more power; not peace at any price, but war; not virtue, but efficiency (virtue in the Renaissance sense, virtu , virtue free of moral acid)." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"Disappointment is a sticky one, because no one can steal contentment, joy, gratitude, or peace - we have to give it away..." - Kristin Armstrong

"Yes, in the poor man's garden grow Far more than herbs and flowers - Kind thoughts, contentment, peace of mind, And Joy for weary hours." - Mary Howitt

"Realize that true happiness lies within you. Waste no time and effort searching for peace and contentment and joy in the world outside." - Og Mandino

"Blessings upon your mind and heart. Let openness, trust and love be your first response. This is the secret to everlasting joy, peace and contentment." - Mooji

"We can't direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails. For maximum happiness, peace, and contentment, may we choose a positive attitude." - Thomas S Monson

"Do not blindly believe what others say. See for yourself what brings contentment, clarity and peace. That is the path for you to follow." - Gautama Buddha

"We ca' direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails. For maximum happiness, peace, and contentment, may we choose a positive attitude." - Thomas S Monson

"Contentment is just the realization that God has already provided for me today all that I need for my present peace and happiness." - Nancy Leigh DeMoss

"All that we are looking for in life - all the happiness, contentment, and peace of mind - is right here in the present moment." - Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche

"Yes, in the poor man's garden grow Far more than herbs and flowers- Kind thoughts, contentment, peace of mind, And joy for weary hours." - Mary Howitt

"Be confident, cheerful and contented. The mind can produce any degree of contentment and peace. To generate these, no other agency or help is required." - Swami Bhoomananda Tirtha

"Disappointment is a sticky one, because no one can steal contentment, joy, gratitude, or peace - we have to give it away." - Kristin Armstrong

"If there is any one thing that will bring peace and contentment into the human heart, and into the family, it is to live within our means." - Heber J Grant

"I acknowledge with great gratitude the peace and contentment we can find for ourselves in the spiritual cocoons of our homes, our sacrament meetings, and our holy temples." - James E Faust

"Egolessness is contentment." - Rajneesh

"Familiarity breeds contentment." - George Ade

"Contentment is natural wealth." - Socrates

"I seek peace, let me BE peace." - Michael Lerner

"Peace Within. Peace Without. Mi Zai" - Zack Rosen

"Peace in ourselves, peace in the world." - Nhat Hanh

"Outward Peace is useless without inner Peace" - Mahatma Gandhi

"Experiment with this a little. During these days that you are here with me, don't nourish any desire for happiness, and then see how your heart becomes filled with happiness. Don't have any desire for peace, and see how the turmoil within you vanishes. Don't beg for contentment and see how contentment showers down on you. Please try this - only then will you understand." - Rajneesh

"Pay attention to that unchanging part of yourself. It is perfect. At the source of life, and only there, one finds peace, harmony, and the undisturbed contentment of bliss." - Deepak Chopra

"True happiness comes from having a sense of inner peace and contentment, which in turn must be achieved by cultivating altruism, love and compassion, and by eliminating anger, selfishness and greed." - Dalai Lama

"Prayer can solve more problems, alleviate more suffering, prevent more transgression, and bring about greater peace and contentment in the human soul than can be obtained in any other way." - Thomas S Monson

"Whatever you are waiting for-peace of mind, contentment, grace, the inner awareness of Simple Abundance-it will surely come, but only when you are ready to receive it with an open and grateful heart." - Sarah Ban Breathnach

"Why is it, I wonder, that people suffer, when there is so little need, when an effort of will and some hard work would bring them from their misery into peace and contentment." - Richard Llewellyn

"Always receive with equal contentment from God's hand either consolations or sufferings, peace or distress, health or illness. Ask nothing, refuse nothing, but always be ready to do and to suffer anything that comes from His Providence." - Teresa Margaret of the Sacred Heart

"Though the way of religion has thorns in it with respect to persecution, yet it is full of roses with respect to that inward peace and contentment that the soul finds in it." - Thomas Watson

"Eventually, we reach the point where we start to realize that we are not going to find peace, contentment, happiness, strength, fearlessness - all of the things that in our heart of hearts we wish we had - outside of us." - Guy Finley

"Whatever we are waiting for - peace of mind, contentment, grace, the inner awareness of simple abundance - it will surely come to us, but only when we are ready to receive it with an open and grateful heart." - Sarah Ban Breathnach

"So much in life depends on our attitude. The way we choose to see things and respond to others makes all the difference. To do the best we can and then to choose to be happy about our circumstances, whatever they may be, can bring peace and contentment. We can't direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails. For maximum happiness, peace, and contentment, may we choose a positive attitude." - Thomas S Monson

"Peace will be victorious." - Yitzhak Rabin

"Honesty leads to peace." - Veronica Roth

"Peace begins wilt smile." - Mother Teresa

"Peace is perfected activity." - Hazrat Inayat Khan

"No justice, no peace." - Sonny Carson

"Understanding precedes peace." - Vanna Bonta

"Peace for our time" - Neville Chamberlain

"Peace through superior firepower." - John Ringo

"Peace cannot be unilateral." - Hassan Nasrallah

"Make peace, you fools!" - Gerd Von Rundstedt

"Give peace a chance." - Yitzhak Rabin

"Love, peace and soul." - Don Cornelius

"Peace, unity and harmony!" - Cathy Freeman

"Islam means peace." - Malala Yousafzai

"Peace has no borders." - Yitzhak Rabin

"Social peace requires reciprocity." - Ralph Peters

"I'm at peace." - Christina Aguilera

"I am pro-peace." - King Hussein

"Each of us seeks peace of mind, but we sometimes fear that it means giving up excitement and ecstasy. Peace sounds like contentment, which sounds like settling, letting the fire go out. Actually, peace of mind allows you to go more deeply into the world and consequently to experience more excitement and ecstasy. The fire burns brighter, fueled by awareness instead of anxiety." - Jennifer James

"Contentment is knowing you're right" - Bill Bailey

"Expectation is contentment - Gain satiety." - Emily Dickinson

"Contentment: The smother of invention." - Ethel Mumford

"Don't confuse contentment with happiness..." - Chris Wooding

"Contentment is an undervalued grace." - Sinclair B. Ferguson

"True contentment comes with empathy." - Tim Finn

"Peace in your mind, peace on earth, peace at work, peace at home, peace in the world." - John Lennon

"What does peace do? Peace blossoms. What else? Peace spreads. What else? Peace illumines. What else? Peace fulfils." - Sri Chinmoy

"There are, indeed, two forms of discontent: one laborious, the other indolent and complaining. We respect the man of laborious desire, but let us not suppose that his restlessness is peace, or his ambition meekness. It is because of the special connection of meekness with contentment that it is promised that the meek shall 'inherit the earth.' Neither covetous men, nor the grave, can inherit anything; they can but consume. Only contentment can possess." - John Ruskin

"The most outstanding characteristic of Eastern civilization is to know contentment, whereas that of Western civilization is not to know contentment. Contented Easterners are satisfied with their simple life and therefore do not seek to increase their material enjoyment... They are satisfied with their present lot and environment and therefore do not want to conquer nature but merely be at home with nature and at peace with their lot." - Hu Shih

"There is no way to peace. Peace is the way." - A J Muste

"There is no road towards peace; peace is the road" - Mahatma Gandhi

"If you wish to experience peace, provide peace for another." - Dalai Lama

"No God, no peace; know God, know peace." - Croft M. Pentz

"We love peace, but not peace at any price." - Douglas Jerrold

"Peace in the head, peace in the stomach." - Jean-Bertrand Aristide

"Peace secured by slavish submission is not peace." - Kim Il-sung

"The highest peace is the peace between opposites." - Leonid Brezhnev

"My dream for Israel is peace, external and internal peace." - Amos Oz

"Peace at any price isn't peace; it's surrender." - Eric Cantor

"There is no 'way to peace,' there is only 'peace." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Peace secured by slavish submission is not peace." - Kim Ilsung

"We love peace, but not peace at any price." - Douglas William Jerrold

"Without inner peace it is impossible to have world peace." - Dalai Lama

"Let peace and beauty reign." - Moby

"Tears are great peace-makers." - Mason Cooley

"Peace is liberty in tranquillity." - Cicero

"Peace at home is peace in the country. Peace in the country is peace in the world." - Mustafa Kemal Ataturk

"Peace beings with a smile" - Mother Teresa

"Indifference creates an artificial peace." - Mason Cooley

"Peace and love are eternal" - John Lennon

"Peace without justice is tyranny" - William Allen White

"Christ alone can bring lasting peace - peace with God - peace among men and nations - and peace within our hearts." - Billy Graham

"Speak, move, act in peace..." - Francois Fenelon

"First make peace inside yourself." - Nick Nolte

"The inglorious arts of peace." - Andrew Marvell

"May he rest in peace." - Anonymous

"Peace is obtained by war." - Cornelius Nepos

"Peace Love Rock and Roll!!!" - Carrie Underwood

"Peace begins with a smile." - Mother Teresa

"Peace is a conscious choice." - John Denver

"Peace is important for Israel." - Ehud Olmert

"Peace is liberty in tranquillity." - Marcus Tullius Cicero

"Peace prevails when food suffices" - Momofuku Ando

"You do not get peace by shouting: Peace. Peace is a meaningless word; what we need is a glorious peace." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"Peace without justice is tyranny." - William Allen White

"We're not losing the peace." - Frank R Wolf

"Never underestimate or mock peace." - Boris Trajkovski

"Many men cry Peace! Peace! but they refuse to do the things that make for peace." - Martin Luther King, Jr.

"Seek peace. When you have peace within, real peace with others will be possible." - Nhat Hanh

"Peace, perfect peace, in this dark world of sin? The Blood of Jesus whispers peace within." - Salman Rushdie

"Contentment is a pearl of great price" - John Balguy

"A grateful person is rich in contentment." - David A Bednar

"Man's happiness really lies in contentment." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Contentment is the only real wealth" - Alfred Nobel

"Contentment is better than divinations or visions." - Walter Savage Landor

"Total contentment is only for cows." - Bette Midler

"The noblest mind the best contentment has" - Edmund Spenser

"Let your capital be simplicity and contentment." - Henry David Thoreau

"The death of contentment is comparison." - Steven Furtick

"Simplicity is the first cousin of contentment." - John Stott

"The noblest mind the best contentment has." - Edmund Spenser

"Patience is the key to contentment." - Muhammad

"From labor health, from health contentment springs." - Melody Beattie

"Contentment is, after all, simply refined indolence." - Thomas Chandler Haliburto

"Contentment does not come from achievement." - Paul Henderson

"I don't look for bliss, just contentment." - Alison Krauss

"Contentment is, after all, simply refined indolence." - Thomas Chandler Haliburton

"Contentment is the only real wealth." - Alfred Nobel

"If you are losing your peace in your quest for peace, you are not on the road to peace. The road to peace is peace." - Alan Cohen

"Mothers are the place that we call home. On them we rest our heads and close our eyes. There's no one else who grants the same soft peace, happiness, contentment, sweet release, erasing righttime tears with lullabies, restoring the bright sun that makes us bloom." - Nick Gordon

"I believe all suffering is caused by ignorance. People inflict pain on others in the selfish pursuit of their happiness or satisfaction. Yet true happiness comes from a sense of inner peace and contentment, which in turn must be achieved through the cultivation of altruism, of love and compassion and elimination of ignorance, selfishness and greed." - Dalai Lama

"A simple fishing boat in the midst of the rippling waters is enough to awaken in the mind of the beholder a sense of vastness of the sea and at the same time of peace and contentment - the Zen sense oof the alone." - D.T. Suzuki

"When a thoughtful human being has overcome incentives to vice and is aware of having done his bitter duty, he finds himself in a state that could be called happiness, a state of contentment and peace of mind in which virtue is its own reward." - Immanuel Kant

"Realize that true happiness lies within you. Waste no time and effort searching for peace and contentment and joy in the world outside. Remember that there is no happiness in having or in getting, but only in giving. Reach out. Share. Smile. Hug. Happiness is a perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few drops on yourself." - Og Mandino

"Contentment, then, is the product of a heart resting in God. It is the soul's enjoyment of that peace that passes all understanding. It is the outcome of my will being brought into subjection to the Divine will. It is the blessed assurance that God does all things well, and is, even now, making all things work together for my ultimate good." - Arthur W. Pink

"Life is trying to teach us one thing: to see the Eck, Holy Spirit, in the eyes of all we meet. This means that those who have the enlightenment, or work themselves into it, have the ability to know that the Spirit of God is always with them. From then on they find peace and contentment and accept themselves without apology." - Harold Klemp

"A prominent judge was asked what we, as citizens of the countries of the world, could do to reduce crime and disobedience to law and to bring peace and contentment into our lives and into our nations. He thoughtfully replied, 'I would suggest a return to the old-fashioned practice of family prayer.'" - Thomas S Monson

"If there is any one thing that will bring peace and contentment into the human heart, and into the family, it is to live within our means. And if there is any one thing that is grinding and discouraging and disheartening, it is to have debts and obligations that one cannot meet." - Heber J Grant

"A prominent judge was asked what we, as citizens of the countries of the world, could do to reduce crime and disobedience to law and to bring peace and contentment into our lives and into our nations. He thoughtfully replied, "I would suggest a return to the old-fashioned practice of family prayer."" - Thomas S Monson



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