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the state of being contented with your situation in life


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Further, female recruit are of diminished illustrated contentedness than males.
His contentedness with being outdoors was apparent and it seemed to me that those were the times when Bernie was most in his element.
More of these things does not contribute much to levels of contentedness.
According to Bakhtin, "form is not contentedness," as some people say, but it is content, a content expressed in a particular form.
Possible explanations for this paradoxical result include acceptance of physical limitations, contentedness with overall accomplishments in life, a more realistic appraisal of one's own strengths and limitations, reduced preoccupation with social comparison (peer pressure), and greater emotional stability.
Despite his supposed contentedness with his new life, Wakefield's voyeuristic behavior reveals his continued fixation on his wife, just as his behavior demonstrates his dependence on the civilization he has ostensibly left behind.
Stocks, Bonds & Soccer Momsd" returns you to that all-important sense of balance, fulfillment, and contentedness in seven clear steps.
Max's movement inwards results in his understanding that the categorisation of adulthood and old age as stages of wisdom and contentedness is false.
And so too does Gulliver move from his earlier terror of the giants and disgust at the hideousness of their grossly enlarged features to a position of security and contentedness under their care, all within the context of his further acquisition of their language and culture.
Recently, he spoke about the contentedness he felt growing up in Mosul, one of the areas in Iraq considered the cradle of civilization.
With my 28 Days to Happiness plan you can find contentedness in January - and keep it for the rest of the year.
Studies have demonstrated that social safeness is positively related to contentedness, love, self-esteem, and secure attachment (Kelly et al.
Self-rated alertness was also improved 1hr post-administration of 320mg, and increased levels of contentedness and lower cortisol were also seen for the 640mg group.
Celie's conversion from a monotheistic view of God to a more pantheistic outlook represents and parallels her movement from feelings of oppression under the domination of patriarchy into a sense of contentedness with others and self-acceptance at which she ultimately arrives by novel's end.
Perhaps by recognizing these complex origins and understanding its long-standing relationship with these international scenes and practices, Quebec circus will be able to imagine its way out of a potentially destructive contentedness in having reinvented an art form that will invariably morph into something new and different within a generation.