I Have a Simplicity Statement

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 35 People

    Needs Vs Wants

    I intend to consume less, to be happy with less, to be content with just myself and nothing else since that's all there will be when I die. 
    ReformedAutomaton ReformedAutomaton
    36-40, M
    11 Responses Oct 27, 2008

    Thoreau

    "Why should we live with such hurry and waste of life? We are determined to be starved before we are hungry." I also like, "A simple and independent mind does not toil at the bidding of any prince." Both by Henry D. Thoreau- who I would consider the epitome of simplicity
    LoveSpringsteen LoveSpringsteen
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jan 21, 2011

    From Dawn To Dust

    I am 63 years old this year. I am blessed to lead a simple life which many wished but could not lead. Today's life is so stressful,materistic and chasing unrealistic dreams. When i awake in the morning. i thanked God for a new day. I looked forward to my plans for a meaningful...
    unshakable unshakable
    61-65, F
    4 Responses Jan 20, 2011

    Autumn

    I am in the autumn of my life (63 years old).  My plans, which are at the moment coming to fruition are this.  I am building a cabin in the mountains of Georgia on a small piece of land I have.  The cabin will cost twenty thousand, well withing my means.  It...
    levin60kitty levin60kitty
    61-65
    4 Responses Oct 27, 2008

    Simple And Fulfilled

    I want to live to the fullest with leaving little impact, to experience while giving back to the world around me, and die being a fulfilled man.
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp
    26-30, M
    Jul 8, 2012

    Oxymora

    my simplicity statement - without hesitation - states the generation of complication for no other feasible reason than it's much more funner that way, and exactly the right kinds of people will leave you tha phuck alone  ;-)
    JahPhancyPants JahPhancyPants
    22-25, F
    Jun 20, 2011

    My Life

    I remain  busy  all  the  day  and at  night the uncompleted tasks  night  mare my  sleep . i  can't find  rest and  peace  even  in my spare  time  . something  somewhere always  keep  me on  my  toes  . i  m so upset with thisand  need  a  rest  but...
    shap36 shap36
    41-45, M
    Jan 20, 2011

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