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A Quote by Daya Mata on god, surrender, realize, content, and faith

He knows what He is doing with me. I cannot always understand His way, but I am content in the realization that He knows what is best. That is surrender.

Daya Mata

Source: Only Love

Contributed by: Meenakshi

A Quote by Ayya Khema on ayya, khema, ayya khema, satisfaction, self satisfaction, content, contentment, and meditation

We could become quite satisfied with ourselves because we are sitting in meditation and are endeavoring to practice the spiritual path. Such satisfaction with ourselves is not the same as contentment. Contentment is necessary, self-satisfaction is detrimental. To be content has to include knowing we are in the right place at the right time to facilitate our own growth. But to be self-satisfied means that we no longer realize the need for growth. All these aspects are important parts of our commitment and make us into one whole being with a one-pointed direction.

Ayya Khema

Contributed by: David

A Quote by Steve Case on business, community, commerce, content, context, connectivity, perseverance, perspective, people, management, and leadership

When I was trying to popularize the concept of the Internet -- ten or 15 years ago -- I came up with this concept of "the 5 Cs." Services needed to have content, context, community, commerce, and connectivity. After that, when I was trying to think of what the key management principles were to build into the culture, I started talking about the Ps. The P's were things like passion, perseverance, perspective and people. I think the people aspect is really the most important one.

Steve Case

Source: Academy of Achievement: Steve Case Interview: http://www.achievement.org/autodoc/page/cas1int-1

Contributed by: ~C4Chaos

A Quote by Mark Twain on wealth, content, and satisfaction

To be satisfied with what one has; that is wealth

Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

Contributed by: Lion

A Quote by Epictetus on improve, content, and foolish

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

Epictetus (c. 50 - 120)

Contributed by: Desafinada

A Quote by Hermann Hesse on buddha, illustrious one, content, peace, and perfection

He wore his gown and walked along exactly like the other monks, but his face and his step, his peaceful downward glance, his peaceful downward-hanging hand, and every finger of his hand spoke of peace, spoke of completeness, sought nothing, imitated nothing, reflected a continuous quiet, an unfading light, an invulnerable peace.

Hermann Hesse (1877 - 1962)

Source: Siddhartha, Pages: 22

Contributed by: away

A Quote by David Berlinski on arithmetic, mathematics, content, logic, and certainty

Arithmetic is where the content lies, and not logic; but logic prompts certainty, and not arithmetic.

David Berlinski

Source: The Advent of the Algorithm: The 300-Year Journey from an Idea to the Computer, Pages: 81

Contributed by: Chris

A Quote by Marcus Aurelius Antoninus on divinity, content, and serenity

Take me and cast me where you will; I shall still be possessor of the divinity within me, serene and content.

Marcus Aurelius (121 - 180)

Source: Meditations (Penguin Great Ideas)

Contributed by: Obi

A Quote by Sri Chinmoy on happy, perfect, content, fulfilled, heart, and dreams

If you want to remain always happy,
Always perfect and always fulfilled,
Then always keep inside your heart
A pocketful of sweet dreams.

Sri Chinmoy

Contributed by: Shane

A Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero on garden, library, reading, and content

He who has a garden and a library wants for nothing.

Cicero (106 - 43 BC)

Contributed by: Birgit

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