I Like Simple Living

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 117 People


     I hate having a lot or needing a lot I often think about selling most of my things and just dealing with a few things here and there.  I don't understand how people need so much or the best of everything the simple things in life are the best and are often free which...
    Starbuck82 Starbuck82
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Oct 29, 2009

    I think people think too much Thinking

    that they are in a bad situation When they are not, the reaction they give is panicking ( becoming very surprised) about things which are not really tragical
    cleanyoursoul cleanyoursoul
    31-35, F
    May 26, 2015

    I live by the motto "Live simply

    that others may simply live" Too many people make their lives too complicated and difficult.
    deleted deleted
    Jun 14, 2015

    I Want It All ?

    No need to have the whole world, if we are confined in bed !
    juliegirlie juliegirlie
    41-45, M
    1 Response Jul 10, 2011

    Plain And Simple

    As I was growing up we were taught that if you really don't need it then don't buy it. Something that has stayed with me today. I don't need or want material things that have no meaning to me. Nothing fancy justĀ  plain and simple so I can have some enjoyment in life.
    Lizzy2046 Lizzy2046
    46-50, F
    5 Responses May 23, 2011

    Life is unpredictable.

    By living life in a simple way helps me to keep unreasonable expectations from others and myself out of mind and it gives me a sense of peace and hope.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Oct 28, 2015

    Why do you need more?

    It all depends on what is important in your life. If its important to have a big house, own lots of junk, and drive an expensive car then of course simple living will not appeal to you. Its easier for me to try and concentrate on what is important by keeping things simple. By...
    jerrywest jerrywest
    36-40, M
    7 Responses Apr 16, 2011

    Why Is Simple Better?

    If we all spent half as much time working on the things that matter in life as opposed to just making more money to pay for more stuff we would be better off. I know there are some of people that simply don't have enough money to buy even the necessities but how often have you...
    jerrywest jerrywest
    36-40, M
    4 Responses Apr 17, 2011
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