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Wise Quotes about Content

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

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

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

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

 

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

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

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

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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

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 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

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

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)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The most virtuous are those who content themselves
with being virtuous without seeking to appear so.
- Plato

We control the content of our dreams.
- Thom Gunn

Movie distribution may very well have migrated fully to digital form by then,
making a huge dent in the need to print film and physically distribute content.
- Vinton Cerf

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

Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
- Immanuel Kant

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

We read our own political content into The Clash,
and they accepted it.
- Billy Bragg

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

The great question is not whether you have failed,
but whether you are content with failure.
- Laurence J. Peter

What we now call the browser is whatever defines the web.
What fits in the browser is the World Wide Web and
a number of trivial standards to handle that so that the content comes.
- Ted Nelson

The realistic value of a work is completely independent
of its properties in terms of content.
- Fernand Leger

If a man will begin with certainties,
he shall end in doubts, but if he will content to begin with doubts,
he shall end in certainties.
- Francis Bacon

We must not be content to memorize the beautiful formulas
of our illustrious predecessors.
Let us go out and study beautiful nature.
- Paul Cezanne

95% on content and the computer language remains the same.
- Steve McConnell

Film is a very young art that is still evolving.
Soon, we shall reach a balance between content and technology.
- Catherine Deneuve

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

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

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

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

Children learn and remember at least as much from the
context of the classroom as from the content of the coursework.
- Lawrence Kutner

Books have the same enemies as people:
fire,
humidity, animals, weather, and their own content.
- Paul Valery

We should always remember that sensitiveness and emotion
constitute the real content of a work of art.
- Maurice Ravel

I am not liked as a President by the politicians in office,
in the press, or in Congress.
But I am content to abide the judgment the sober second thought of the people.
- Rutherford B. Hayes

My work looks like a comic book in form,
but it's not a typical comic book in content.
I write autobiographical stuff.
- Harvey Pekar

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

Be content to act, and leave the talking to others.
- Baltasar Gracian

After closely examining my conscience,
I venture to state that in my historical novels I intended
the content to be just as modern and up-to-date as
in the contemporary ones.
- Lion Feuchtwanger

I think I'm as content as one can be.
- Nikki Cox

I was not content to believe in a personal devil and serve him,
in the ordinary sense of the word.
I wanted to get hold of him personally and become his chief of staff.
- Aleister Crowley

The true measure of a career is to be able to be content,
even proud, that you succeeded through your own endeavors
without leaving a trail of casualties in your wake.
- Alan Greenspan

Or he can work it out as a metrical and formal exercise,
but he will be disappointed in its content.
The New Year's prospect fairly chills his daunting breast.
- John C. Ransom

In Japan, people don't really sing about sexual content.
- Utada Hikaru

Be content with what you are, and wish not change;
nor dread your last day,
nor long for it.
- Marcus Aurelius

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

I was as content Off-Broadway as I was in a big Hollywood movie,
and, I just try to be content wherever I am,
you know.
- James Earl Jones

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

The problem is we need much more moral content.
- Cornel West

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

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

Societies have always been shaped more by the nature
of the media by which men communicate than by the content of the communication.
- Marshall McLuhan

It's hard to be ambitious if you're content,
isn't it?
- Tucker Carlson

People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity,
no matter how impressive their other talents.
- Andrew Carnegie

I'm content to stand on tradition.
I'm even more content to wipe my feet on it.
- Aaron Allston

As for editorial content, that's the stuff you separate the ads with.
- Lord Thomson of Fleet

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

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

We need to tap the resource of current and retiring
science and math professionals that have both content
mastery and the practical experience to serve as effective teachers.
- Cathy McMorris

I resent the idea that people would blame the messenger for the message,
rather than looking at the content of the message itself.
- Anita Hill

I'm at a place in my life right now where I'm very happy,
very content.
I'm finally OK with the idea of who I love,
who I want to be with.
- Sheryl Swoopes

It is true that I am often startled and even angered
and repulsed by the strange directions and provocative
content of new forms that seem to pop up every few months.
- David Rockefeller

All I knew was that I was writing something out of my very guts,
and that I was content.
- Winston Graham


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