Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.
We should always remember that sensitiveness and emotion constitute the real content of a work of art.
If all misfortunes were laid in one common heap whence everyone must take an equal portion, most people would be contented to take their own and depart.
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic.
Truth is a deep kindness that teaches us to be content in our everyday life and share with the people the same happiness.
In Paris, everybody wants to be an actor; nobody is content to be a spectator.
Obviously one must hold oneself responsible for the evil impulses of one's dreams. In what other way can one deal with them? Unless the content of the dream rightly understood is inspired by alien spirits, it is part of my own being.
Now when you have administrators deciding what sexuality is, and what's a taboo and what's not in terms of content, you got guys, like, Trent Lott who equates homosexuality with a disease.
Happiness and contentment in life reside less in the transient mansions, spa's and international playgrounds of the rich, but more in the permanent residence of the heart and mind.
I guess I didn't feel confident enough to be searching in a big public way. I was very content at the time to toil in obscurity on things that I thought might point me in certain directions or teach me certain things - not knowing what that would be.
This happiness consisted of nothing else but the harmony of the few things around me with my own existence, a feeling of contentment and well-being that needed no changes and no intensification.
They've also, the government's decided now, what sexual content is.
This kid came up with Napster, and before that, none of us thought of content protection.
I know not how I may seem to others, but to myself I am but a small child wandering upon the vast shores of knowledge, every now and then finding a small bright pebble to content myself with.
In fact, sensations of pleasure and pain, however faint they may be, really constitute an essential part of the content of all so-called emotions.
Each memorable verse of a true poet has two or three times the written content.
But listen, I'm 29-years-old, I'm really lucky to be there and whatever happens I've been really blessed already. I have plenty of awards for this movie and if this was it for me I'd be really content.
The greatest wealth is to live content with little.
To praise it would amount to praising myself. For the entire content of the work... coincides almost exactly with my own meditations which have occupied my mind for the past thirty or thirty-five years.
Men of age object too much, consult too long, adventure too little, repent too soon, and seldom drive business home to the full period, but content themselves with a mediocrity of success.
Be content with your lot; one cannot be first in everything.
The most virtuous are those who content themselves with being virtuous without seeking to appear so.
Content is a word unknown to life; it is also a word unknown to man.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
But curb thou the high spirit in thy breast, for gentle ways are best, and keep aloof from sharp contentions.