Minimalism Archive

  • Quote of the Month: Leonardo da Vinci

    Quote of the Month: Leonardo da Vinci

    Tweet “Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.” Leonardo da Vinci

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  • What is the best thing about being a minimalist?

    Tweet I get this question on occasion from the curious, who want to know what’s just so good about being a minimalist (sometimes, equated as an euphemism for being cheap or poor, neither of which I think most of us are). The best answer I […]

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  • Hoarders

    Hoarders

    Tweet Do you ever watch the show Hoarders? It is people who I feel are on the other side of extreme minimalism. They keep everything from empty bottles of shampoo to plastic bags. It is really nothing I’ve ever experienced before, although I have some […]

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  • How minimalist you think you are is relative to others around you

    How minimalist you think you are is relative to others around you

    Tweet I was thinking about this the other day as I was looking around the hotel apartment: We really don’t have a lot of stuff, do we? Then I started thinking about what we did have, and I came to the conclusion that we could […]

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  • Don’t let naysayers determine your life

    Don’t let naysayers determine your life

    Tweet Reasons why naysayers shouldn’t be listened to 100% of the time. Listen to their advice, extract the good, useful bits of advice disguised as negativity to help you on your path and proceed. If I had listened to every naysayer in my life I’d […]

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