~ the sheep of my pasture ~
"But godliness with contentment is great gain."
~ I Timothy 6:6 ~
"True contentment is a thing as active as agriculture. It is the power of getting out of any situation all that there is in it. It is arduous and it is rare." ~ Gilbert K. Chesterton ~
"Contentment is natural wealth, luxury is artificial poverty." ~ Socrates ~
"It is better to want what you have than to have what you want." ~ Proverb ~
"The world is full of people looking for spectacular happiness while they snub contentment."
~ Doug Larson ~
"What makes us discontented with our condition is the absurdly exaggerated idea
we have of the happiness of others."
~ Proverb ~
"True contentment depends not upon what we have; a tub was large enough for Diogenes, but a world was too little for Alexander." ~ Charles Caleb Colton ~
"Not that I speak in respect of want:
for I have learned, in whatsoever state I am,
therewith to be content."
~ Philippians 4:11 ~
Blessings ~ contentment ~ happiness ~ a full tub ~