1. "Now is the winter of our discontent."
- William Shakespeare, Richard III
2. "I am a retiring, silent, unsociable, and discontent person."
- Quote by Franz Kafka
3. "...before there can be change there must be discontent."
- Paul Bowles, The Spider's House
4. "Hello, you've reached the winter of our discontent."
- Quote by Ethan Hawke
5. "Mankind has only one science… its the science of discontent."
- Frank Herbert, Dune
6. "Move thy tongue, For silence is a sign of discontent."
- Elizabeth Cary, The Tragedy of Mariam
7. "So if you are looking for the roots of the war, they lie in discontent—and discontent always rises up like froth on beer. Look"
- Jacqueline Winspear, A Dangerous Place
8. "My real dissatisfaction is with my dissatisfaction. How dare I be so discontent? How dare I? Or being discontent why cannot I shut up about it?"
- Stephen Fry, The Fry Chronicles
9. "Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation."
- Quote by Oscar Wilde
10. "If we don’t accept God’s portion for us, we will become women with spirits of discontent."
- Linda Dillow, Calm My Anxious Heart : A Woman's Guide to Contentment