Do you repent your past, regret present and long for something better? If yes, then these quotes seek to motivate you for a satisfied living. Read on these famous discontent quotations and sayings.

Discontent Quotes

Have you ever sat and rued over your present situation and longed for better things and a better future? Discontentment is an integral part of human nature that stems from dissatisfaction and disappointment. Human wants are almost inexhaustible and so are their dreams and aspirations. In the roller coaster ride of life, it is a folly to expect everything to fall into your scheme of things all the time. The secret to happiness is to be satisfied with whatever you have. Trail down these discontent quotes and inspire yourself to a satisfied life and living.

An affair now and then is good for a marriage. It adds spice, stops it from getting boring... I ought to know.

- Bette Davis

Your birth is a mistake you'll spend your whole life trying to correct.

- Invisible Monsters , Chuck Palahniuk

Once made equal to man, woman becomes his superior.

- Socrates

Marriage is a wonderful institution, but who wants to live in an institution?

- Groucho Marx

I have a great mind to believe in Christianity for the mere pleasure of fancying I may be damned.

- Lord Byron

We drink one another's health and spoil our own.

- Jerome K. Jerome

Capital is reckless of the health or length of life of the laborer, unless under compulsion from society.

- Karl Marx

The real breeders of discontent and alien doctrines of government and philosophies subversive of good citizenship are such as these who take the law into their own hands.

- John L. Lewis

Part of the joy of dancing is conversation. Trouble is, some men can't talk and dance at the same time.

- Ginger Rogers

As far as I knew white women were never lonely, except in books. White men adored them, Black men desired them and Black women worked for them.

- Maya Angelou

I confused things with their names: that is belief.

- Jean Paul Sartre

Man is an animal that makes bargains: no other animal does this - no dog exchanges bones with another.

- The Wealth of Nations , Adam Smith

No complaint... is more common than that of a scarcity of money.

- Adam Smith

Even though your kids will consistently do the exact opposite of what you're telling them to do, you have to keep loving them just as much.

- Bill Cosby

Any system of religion that has anything in it that shocks the mind of a child, cannot be true.

- Thomas Paine

Most successes are unhappy. That's why they are successes - they have to reassure themselves about themselves by achieving something that the world will notice.

- Dame Agatha Christie

In films murders are always very clean. I show how difficult it is and what a messy thing it is to kill a man.

- Alfred Hitchcock

I should never have switched from Scotch to Martinis.

- Humphrey Bogart

The only time it's ever like work is when you don't like what you've done.

- Val Kilmer

Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alcohol or morphine or idealism.

- Carl Jung

We all boil at different degrees.

- Clint Eastwood

If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged.

- Noam Chomsky

No thieves, no traitors, no interventionists! This time the revolution is for real!

- Fidel Castro

You've probably noticed already that I'm dressed like a grown-up... I apologize to the Academy, and I promise that I will never do it again.

- Cher

You've gotta be slightly stupid.

- Joe Strummer

I feel sorry for people who don't drink. They wake up in the morning and that's the best they're going to feel all day.

- Dean Martin

I'm on the patch right now. Where it releases small dosages of approval until I no longer crave it, and then I'm gonna rip it off.

- Ellen DeGeneres

My friends, no matter how rough the road may be, we can and we will, never, never surrender to what is right.

- Dan Quayle

We will invest in our people, quality education, job opportunity, family, neighborhood, and yes, a thing we call America.

- Dan Quayle

I'm sorry, if you were right, I'd agree with you.

- Robin Williams

America is a mistake, a giant mistake.

- Sigmund Freud

Love and work... work and love, that's all there is.

- Sigmund Freud

Chicago sounds rough to the maker of verse. One comfort we have - Cincinnati sounds worse.

- Oliver Wendell Holmes

I have no respect for the passion of equality, which seems to me merely idealizing envy.

- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

I regard you with an indifference closely bordering on aversion.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

It is difficult for a woman to define her feelings in language which is chiefly made by men to express theirs.

- Far from the Madding Crowd , Thomas Hardy

The loss of liberty at home is to be charged to the provisions against danger, real or imagined, from abroad.

- James Madison

I was very sorry when I found out that your intentions were good and not what I supposed they were.

- Sitting Bull

The idea of God is the sole wrong for which I cannot forgive mankind.

- Marquis de Sade

The more defects a man may have, the older he is, the less lovable, the more resounding his success.

- Marquis de Sade

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