Her sigh was a mixture of contentment and relief.
Our new life in Keene produced a comfortable level of contentment we'd never previously experienced.
Dean vacillated between the contentment of inactivity and the frustration of trying to change the unchangeable.
She was truly beautiful, resting there, color beginning to return to her cheeks and a look of contentment that only sleep could bring, a look that would surely be absent in the morning.
The contentment that consumed her body and soul wasn't merely the satisfaction of lovemaking.
What was it about him that filled her with such a feeling of contentment and excitement at the same time?
"If man is to find contentment in God, he must find himself in God."
They also ought to be considered satis who abide in charity and contentment, who serve and, when rising, ever remember their lord."
In 1842, as we have said, the last volume of the Positive Philosophy was given to the public. Instead of that contentment which we like to picture as the reward of twelve years of meritorious toil devoted to the erection of high philosophic edifice, Comte found himself in the " positive midst of a very sea of small troubles, of that uncom- Phil°= „ pensated kind that harass without elevating, and sophy.
He appears to have enjoyed no great reputation as an architect, and, with philosophic contentment, records that he possessed but little fortune.
But from the new point of view its method was inadequate too, its contentment with an induction that merely leaves an opponent silent, when experiment and the application of a calculus were within the possibilities.
Of contentment and not of benefit ?
He interested me because he was so quiet and solitary and so happy withal; a well of good humor and contentment which overflowed at his eyes.
When Nature made him, she gave him a strong body and contentment for his portion, and propped him on every side with reverence and reliance, that he might live out his threescore years and ten a child.