33 Simplicity Quotes
May these simplicity quotes help you live a simple life. Quotes and sayings to inspire you to uncomplicate your life, to encourage you to live a plain life! Simplicity can bring many benefits to your life.
At times we can become so busy, we make our life more difficult than it has to be. We have to have all the latest gadgets and they can make our life more complex rather than more simple.
Simple things of beauty can often take a lifetime to master and just a moment to savour.
Paul Jefferson Woods, Three Six Six
Simplicity involves combining practical actions with mindful choices.
Yolanda Acree, Mindful Simplicity
By identifying the 20 percent of efforts that matter most and produce the greatest results, anyone can save time, improve performance, and simplify their life.
Michael Linsin, The Happy Teacher Habits
"I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately,
to front only the essential facts of life,
and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not,
when I came to die, discover that I had not lived."
Henry David Thoreau
"To poke a wood fire is more solid enjoyment
than almost anything else in the world."
Charles Dudley Warner
Have few desires."
Lao-Tzu, Tao Te Ching
A New Day Poem
"Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back
and realize they were the big things."
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"Maybe a person's time would be as well spent raising
food as raising money to buy food."
Frank A. Clark
"Too many people spend money they haven't earned,
to buy things they don't want, to impress people they don't like."
Simplicity is making the journey of this life with just baggage enough.
You have succeeded in life when
all you really want is
only what you really need.
The ability to simplify means to
eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak.
Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.
to the simple, a prison;
to the poet, a paradise.
William Arthur Ward
"Our lives are so busy and so noisy. We don't have enough solitude;
we don't spend enough time being alone."
"Precisely the least, the softest, lightest, a lizard's rustling,
a breath, a flash, a moment - a little makes the way
of the best happiness."
"To find the universal elements enough;
to find the air and the water exhilarating;
to be refreshed by a morning walk or an evening saunter... to be thrilled
by the stars at night; to be elated over a bird's nest or a wildflower in spring
- these are some of the rewards of the simple life."
"As you simplify your life, the laws of the universe will be simpler;
solitude will not be solitude, poverty will not be poverty, nor
Henry David Thoreau
"I am learning that simplicity is more meaningful. It brings more
memories because you have the time to enjoy things and relish the moment."
"Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication."
Most people feel intuitively that the simplest things in life
are the most important, or, if you prefer, that the most important
things in life are found to be the simplest."
Emmet Fox, Make Your Life Worth While
"Practise delayed gratification: first earn, then spend."
Dianne Nahirny, Stop Working . . . Start Living
Simplicity is removing the masks of life.
Short Positive Quotes
When you find simplicity you then realize how cluttered your life was previously.
Poems About Life
The sporting world tends to cling to the nostalgic belief that everything
was simpler and cleaner in the old days.
David Maraniss, When Pride Still Mattered
In the sheltered simplicity of the first days after a baby is born, one sees again the magical closed circle,
the miraculous sense of two people existing only for each other.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh
We aim at simplicity and hope for truth.
Nelson Goodman, Ways of Worldmaking
Poems About Hope
If you long for a life of simplicity, ask yourself what you really
want - not need - but want. Simplicity isn't just a destination;
simplicity becomes an integral part of who you are.
Byron Pulsifer, Accept A Life of Simplicity
Stop and simplify see the beauty of the sunset.
Catherine Pulsifer, Simply Simplicity
Quotes to Live By
Simplicity is not doing without but not have it all a balance between both.
Great troubles comes from not knowing what is enough.
Great conflict arises from wanting too much.
When we know when enough is enough, there will always be enough.
Toa Te Ching
Yet by learning to purchase only what you need,
use it completely or frequently, or give it away to those
who are less fortunate, you'll discover a simpler, less chaotic lifestyle.
Amy E. Dean
Even though you have ten thousand fields, you can eat no
more than one measure of rice a day. Even though your dwelling
contains a hundred rooms, you can use but eight feet of space of night.
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