Why simple living?

“…there are often many things we feel we should do that, in fact, we don’t really have to do. Getting to the point where we can tell the difference is a major milestone in the simplification process” 

Elaine St. James

Choose simple living…

As an antidote to culturally induced achievement neurosis,

As a form of psychological hygiene,

As a method of financial security where a broader range of lower skill occupations can suffice,

As a protest against waste, excess and destruction,

As a means to support human ecology,

As a more just way to live fairly with other people,

As a way to lead life less at the mercy of external influences, and

As a  expression of joy, happiness and kindness.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s