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To be able to look back upon one's past life with satisfaction is to live twice.

Author: Lord Acton (1834-1902)

Profession: British Historian

You can never get enough of the things you don't need, because the things you don't need can never satisfy.

Author: Marvin J. Ashton


I am easily satisfied with the very best.

Author: Winston Churchill (1874-1965)

Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister

Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.

Author: Thomas A. Edison (1847-1931)

Profession: American Inventor, Entrepreneur, Founder of GE

He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.

Author: Epictetus (50-120)

Profession: Stoic Philosopher

He is rich that is satisfied.

Author: Thomas Fuller (1608-1661)

Profession: British Clergyman, Author

Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment, full effort is full victory.

Author: Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948)

Profession: Indian Political, Spiritual Leader

He who knows that enough is enough will always have enough.

Author: Lao-Tzu

Profession: Chinese Philosopher, Founder of Taoism, Author of the ''Tao Te Ching''

That spot of earth has special charms for me, in which a limited income produces happiness, and moderate wealth abundance.

Author: Marcus Valerius Martial (40-104)

Profession: Latin poet and epigrammatist

Whether you find satisfaction in life depends not on your tale of years, but on your will.

Author: Michel Eyquem De Montaigne (1533-1592)

Profession: French Philosopher, Essayist

A gold medal is a wonderful thing, but if you're not enough without the medal, you'll never be enough with it.

Author: Cool Runnings Movie


Satisfaction of one's curiosity is one of the greatest sources of happiness in life.

Author: Linus Pauling (1901-1994)

Profession: American Chemist, 2 Time Nobel Winner

Many have too much, but none enough.

Author: Danish Proverb

Profession: Sayings of Danish Origin

When we don't have what we like, we must like what we have.

Author: French Proverb

Profession: Sayings of French Origin

Satisfaction consists in freedom from pain, which is the positive element of life.

Author: Arthur Schopenhauer (1788-1860)

Profession: German Philosopher