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Contentment is, after all, simply refined indolence

"Contentment is, after all, simply refined indolence"

- Thomas Chandler Haliburton

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Contentment is a state of fulfillment and satisfaction with one's life and scenarios. It is a feeling of being at peace and content with what one has. Thomas Chandler Haliburton's quote suggests that satisfaction is a type of indolence, or laziness, that has been refined. This implies that contentment is not simply an absence of aspiration or drive, but rather a conscious choice to be satisfied with what one has. It is a form of approval and gratitude for today moment, instead of a desire for more. Satisfaction is a state of being that is not necessarily simple to accomplish, however is ultimately gratifying. It is a form of inner peace and complete satisfaction that can be cultivated through mindfulness and gratitude. Contentment is a state of being that is ultimately more satisfying than pursuing more.

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Canada Flag This quote is written / told by Thomas Chandler Haliburton between December 17, 1796 and August 27, 1865. He/she was a famous Author from Canada. The author also have 11 other quotes.

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