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Definition of Contentment

Contentment

  1. The state of being contented or satisfied; content.
  2. The act or process of contenting or satisfying; as, the contentment of avarice is impossible.
  3. Gratification; pleasure; satisfaction.

Contentment Quotations

Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship. - Buddha
Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.
Buddha

A grateful heart is a beginning of greatness. It is an expression of humility. It is a foundation for the development of such virtues as prayer, faith, courage, contentment, happiness, love, and well-being.
James E. Faust

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

When you are discontent, you always want more, more, more. Your desire can never be satisfied. But when you practice contentment, you can say to yourself, 'Oh yes - I already have everything that I really need.'
Dalai Lama

Good humor is a tonic for mind and body. It is the best antidote for anxiety and depression. It is a business asset. It attracts and keeps friends. It lightens human burdens. It is the direct route to serenity and contentment.
Grenville Kleiser
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Contentment Translations

contentment in Dutch is tevredenheid
contentment in German is Zufriedenheit