I Want To Live A Simple Life

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    Small House But Big Blessings

    It's easy to say "I want to live a simple life!" Sometimes life has to push one to live simpler. For me, my life of living abroad for years without a definite plan and time-frame is the ultimate luxury-killer. I can't buy nice furniture. I don't feel like painting the wall my...
    nourradiance nourradiance
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Feb 19, 2011

    Money and power are but just one of the reasons

    why people becomes greed. Why people had to sacrifice. Why people do filthy things just to gain a lot of wealth. I won't deny, we need money to survive but do we really need to be in so much hunger for it??? no one gets here alive and you can never bring even a single coin when...
    ShadesofWhite67 ShadesofWhite67
    31-35, F
    1 Response Feb 26, 2015

    Prepare For Tough Times Then It Won't Be So Tough

    Do you remember the dream that Prophet Joseph (Yusuf) had while he was imprisoned? He was dreaming of fat cows and lean cows? The interpretation? Egypt would go through 7 years of prosperity and 7 years of famine. (Qur'an: Yusuf:12:42-49) No, I'm not talking about Egypt, though...
    nourradiance nourradiance
    36-40, F
    1 Response Feb 24, 2011

    Nowadays, almost everyone owns a car,

    has a job, pays taxes, pays bills, etc. I thought to myself about the many things I could easily give up not because I have to but because I want to. I could get rid of my car. That way I get money for a bicycle, which is a way better source of transportation for many reasons...
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    Mar 11, 2015
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