Contentment is natural wealth luxury, artificial poverty.
More Quotes from Socrates:The envious person grows lean with the fatness of their neighbor.
My belief is that to have no wants is divine.
By all means marry. If you get a good wife you will become happy, and if you get a bad one you will become a philosopher. Socrates (470-399 B.C.)
Worthless people live only to eat and drink; people of worth eat and drink only to live.
From the deepest desires often come the deadliest hate.
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What is the difference between a taxidermist and a tax collector? The taxidermist takes only your skin.
Nothing is so strongly fortified that it cannot be taken by money.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Hackman is able to live in the moment which means there is nothing for him at that split second than what is occurring in the scene.