Quotations The Best Quotes About Discontent  

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A list of the best discontent quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous discontent quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic discontent quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational discontent quotes from that same writer.

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He that is discontented in one place will seldom be content in another. Aesop

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You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life. Albert Camus

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The essence of man is, discontent, divine discontent; a sort of love without a beloved, the ache we feel in a member we no longer have. José Ortega y Gasset

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Discontent is the first necessity of progress. Thomas Edison

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The discontented man finds no easy chair. Benjamin Franklin

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The splendid discontent of God With chaos made the world. And from the discontent of man The worlds best progress springs. Ella Wheeler Wilcox

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All human situations have their inconveniences. We feel those of the present but neither see nor feel those of the future; and hence we often make troublesome changes without amendment, and frequently for the worse. Benjamin Franklin

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The greatest weariness comes from work not done. Eric Hoffer

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Who is not satisfied with himself will grow; who is not sure of his own correctness will learn many things.

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Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation. Oscar Wilde

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Let thy discontents be thy secrets. Benjamin Franklin