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Quotes about Being Content
Being Content Quotes

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He is richest who is content with the least,
for content is the wealth of nature.
- Socrates

Related topics: Wisdom Inspirational Values Best-Quotes Gratitude Simple Simplicity

Find your balance and stand with it.
Find your song and sing it out.
Find your cadence and let it appear like a dance.
Find the questions that only you know how to ask and
The answers that you are content to not know.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

You should never be content with so little,
when you can reach out for something big.
- Charles L. Allen
(This quote is about making a big difference
in the world - not about greed)

He is richest who is content with the least.
- Socrates

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Be content with what you have,
rejoice in the way things are.
When you realize there is nothing lacking,
the whole world belongs to you.
- Lao Tzu

I look to a day when people will not be judged
by the color of their skin,
but by the content of their character.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

I have a dream that my four little children will one day
live in a nation where they will
not be judged by the color of their skin,
but by the content of their character.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.


 

My great concern is not whether you have failed,
but whether you are content with your failure.
- Abraham Lincoln

If you want to improve,
be content to be thought foolish and stupid.
- Epictetus

The greatest wealth is to live content with little.
- Plato

The mystery of the beginning
of all things is insoluble by us;
and I for one, must be content to remain an agnostic.
- Charles Darwin

When you are content to be simply yourself
and don't compare or compete,
everybody will respect you.
- Lao Tzu

A man content to go to heaven alone will never go to heaven.
- Boethius

One cannot have a mind that is empty of all thoughts,
but one can have a mind that is content with
whatever thoughts fill it at the moment.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

People disparage knowing and the intellectual life,
and urge doing.
I am content with knowing, if only I could know.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

I would be most content if my children grew up to be
the kind of people who think decorating consists mostly
of building enough bookshelves.
- Anna Quindlen

Each memorable verse of a true poet has two or three
times the written content.
- Alfred de Musset

Everything has its wonders, even darkness and silence,
and I learn, whatever state I may be in, therein to be content.
- Helen Keller

Design is the method of putting form and content together.
Design, just as art, has multiple definitions;
there is no single definition.
Design can be art.
Design can be aesthetics.
Design is so simple, that's why it is so complicated.
- Paul Rand

If any man claims the Negro should be content...
let him say he would willingly change the color of
his skin and go to live in the Negro section of a large city.
Then and only then has he a right to such a claim.
- Robert Kennedy

I didn't want to get into acting.
I was very happy doing MTV, it took up my time,
I was content.
- Nafisa Joseph

To be content with little is hard; to be content with much,
impossible.
- Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach

Structure is more important than content in the transmission of information.
- Abbie Hoffman

If we insist on being as sure as is conceivable...
we must be content to creep along the ground,
and never soar.
- John Henry Newman

Let me be content with being happy, without sighing
that I am not distinguished.
- Anne Seward

It's the role of the artist to pursue content.
- Anish Kapoor

Be content with your lot; one cannot be first in everything.
- Aesop

Content is often the reason users come to your site.
- Jesse James Garrett

Whoever is content with the world, and who profits
from its lack of justice,
does not want to change it.
- Friedrich Durrenmatt

Content is a word unknown to life; it is also a word unknown to man.
- John Fowles

On my return to Cornwall I discovered that I was living in a tropical paradise.
For now I am content to explore my own home and our
nearest neighbour France.
- John Dyer

It is a sign of contraction of the mind when it is content,
or of weariness.
A spirited mind never stops within itself;
it is always aspiring and going beyond its strength.
- Michel de Montaigne

The network is opening up some amazing possibilities
for us to reinvent content,
reinvent collaboration.
- Tim O'Reilly

One often thinks that using 2 different things like
visual and sound lead to 2 different conclusions -
to a different content -
but in in my case it is all one.
- Alva Noto

People who cannot invent and reinvent themselves must
be content with borrowed postures,
secondhand ideas, fitting in instead of standing out.
- Warren G. Bennis

The reason why the stone is red is its iron content,
which is also why our blood is red.
- Andy Goldsworthy

There are times when it is best to be content with what one has,
so as not to lose everything.
- Jose Saramago

My high-school dream was to be in a band,
pay my rent and eat - and I've been able to do that for 20 years.
So I'm completely content.
- Evan Dando

Revolution as an ideal concept always preserves the
essential content of the original thought:
sudden and lasting betterment.
- Johan Huizinga

Content arises out of certain considerations about form,
material, context-and that when that subject matter
is sufficiently far away.
- Anish Kapoor

They've also, the government's decided now,
what sexual content is.
- Richard Serra

I expect to win.
I've never been content with anything I've ever done.
- Randy Johnson

I would have been content to just do studio work,
making it on my own never really entered my mind.
- Glen Campbell

As far as Beau is concerned, we're on the same team,
we root for each other.
If my parts are slightly more attractive,
or are perceived that way by others,
he's very content.
- Jeff Bridges

To rejoice in another's prosperity is to give content to your lot;
to mitigate another's grief is to alleviate or dispel your own.
- Tryon Edwards

Big media companies have lots of money and content,
but they have no way to tap into a good base of users.
- Michael King

Today you can't go by the titles of the shows to know
what the content of the show may be.
- Donna Douglas

We often get blinded by the forms in which content is produced,
rather than the job that the content does.
- Tim O'Reilly

What comprises good performance? The ability through
singing or playing to make the ear conscious of the
true content and affect of a composition.
- Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

Comedy is really not like any other art form in that
it's very specialized and varied in it's content,
but generic in it's title.
- Joe Rogan

When an author is too meticulous about his style,
you may presume that his mind is frivolous and his content flimsy.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

There are very few things that are purely conceptual
without any hard content.
- Kevin Bacon

Ah, sweet Content, where doth thine harbour hold.
- Barnabe Barnes

How can you be content to be in the world like tulips in a garden,
to make a fine show, and be good for nothing.
- Mary Astell

The ninety and nine are with dreams,
content but the hope of the world made new,
is the hundredth man who is grimly bent on making those dreams come true.
- Edgar Allan Poe

I'm content with making records, but I don't want to
be doing the same thing all the time.
- John Cale

He has the most who is most content with the least.
- Diogenes

The mobile market is exploding and it makes perfect
sense for a media company like ours to create a real
content destination for the billions of cell-phone users around the world.
- Peter Chernin

But I just really think there is a natural extension
into other types of media because it's an excellent
system for reliably locating and retrieving content.
- Shawn Fanning

I knew style and content went hand in hand.
- Boy George

Harrison Ford was pretty content as a carpenter who
thought it would be nice to work on TV and ended up
being the biggest film star in the history of cinema.
- Dirk Benedict

Anybody whose mind is functioning at all can't be content
with the way the world works.
- Frederick Wiseman

He will easily be content and at peace,
whose conscience is pure.
- Thomas Kempis

Be content to seem what you really are.
- Marcus Aurelius

An author is a fool who, not content with boring those he lives with,
insists on boring future generations.
- Charles de Montesquieu

The point is to balance on the edge between musicality and content.
- Rick Moody

I figure if I have my health, can pay the rent and I have my friends,
I call it 'content.'
- Lauren Bacall

When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs.
When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.
- Ansel Adams

Intelligent design itself does not have any content.
- George Gilder

Extreme volume in music very often disguises a lack
of actually important content.
- Michael Tilson Thomas

As a rule, one should never place form over content.
- Manuel Puig


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