Simplicity Quotes

Some of my favorite simplicity quotes for you =)

“Be content with what you have, rejoice in the way things are. When you realize there is nothing lacking, the whole world belongs to you.”
– Lao Tzu


“If you can focus on doing things that make you happy, you’ll have less of a need for stuff.”
– from The Simple Guide to a Minimalist Life by Leo Babauta


“We don’t need to increase our goods nearly as much as we need to scale down our wants. Not wanting something is as good as possessing it. “
– Donald Horban


“Reduce the complexity of life by eliminating the needless wants of life, and the labors of life reduce themselves.”
– Edwin Way Teale


“The sculptor produces the beautiful statue by chipping away such parts of the marble block as are not needed – it is a process of elimination.”
– Elbert Hubbard


“What is a minimalist life?

It’s one that is stripped of the unnecessary, to make room for that which gives you joy.

It’s a removal of clutter in all its forms, leaving you with peace and freedom and lightness.[…]

A minimalist values quality, not quantity, in all forms”
– from The Simple Guide to a Minimalist Life by Leo Babauta

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