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Discontent

Discontent is the first necessity of progress.

Thomas Alva Edison (1847-1931) American inventor.

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

Aesop (620 BC-560 BC) Greek fabulist.

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 (1913-1960) French novelist, essayist and dramatist.

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 (1706-1790) American statesman, scientist and philosopher.

Let thy discontents be thy secrets.

Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) American statesman, scientist and philosopher.

The discontented man finds no easy chair.

Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) American statesman, scientist and philosopher.

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 (1883-1955) Spanish Essayist, and Philosopher.

The greatest weariness comes from work not done.

Eric Hoffer (1902-1983) American philosopher and author.

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

Chinese proverb

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

Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) Irish poet and dramatist.

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