Less Is More: An Anthology of Ancient & Modern Voices Raised in Praise of Simplicity: Goldian VandenBroeck: : Libros. 28 Sep The Paperback of the Less Is More: An Anthology of Ancient & Modern in Praise of Simplicity by Goldian VandenBroeck at Barnes & Noble. Less Is More. Edited by Goldian VandenBroeck. $ This engaging anthology offers words of wisdom from the world’s greatest thinkers on the virtues of.
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Doing less is wise, doing nothing is fun at first, but in the long run stupid, because it is just laziness that leads to apathy, and slowly makes you less happy than when you started.
Life is a beautiful struggle. Given that the subject is the virtues of simplicity, it seems incongruous to me that this book is probably a money-making scheme for the author.
Buy from another retailer. But as Confucius said, “Before enlightenment, chop wood, carry water; after enlightenment, chop wood, carry water. Okssa Amo rated it it was amazing May 05, But it is you who must Work the system or you will be overwhelmed again. Jul 24, Michael Ryan rated it did not like it. It is basically a book of quotes, but these quotes are much more ideas than talking points.
Check out the options available through Archway Publishing. I spent 4 years as a happy “non-affiliated monk” in my own ” Less is More” search for the real baseline meaning of things, and in my case I learned that while its good to have few wants and needs, its even better to be comfortable through the momentum and organization of a structured life of planning realistically vs. Fired up for books!
May 29, Michael Huang rated it it was ok. Great story about a couple that gives up their hectic life in California to take over their parents’ orchard out east and their quest for balance. Open Preview See a Problem? View a FREE sample. She has obviously gone to extreme efforts in accumulating hundreds of quotes and excerpts from the words and writings of a broad range of people of note in proving her thesis. Vinod rated it it was amazing Aug 04, Without Tim’s help, I probably never would have discovered what has become one of my favorite books.
A much more detailed program is used in Getting Things Done David Allen book, but the above is kind of the simplified version that I currently prefer.
On my third reading and I will likely read from it the rest of my life. John rated it really liked it Jan 08, Good if you want to be an ascetic philosopher. Francis of Assisi and Gandhi have been made part of this work.
Teresa of Avila, Basho, Thoreau, Tagore, Suzuki, Illich, and many others share profound thoughts on our wants and needs, lifestyles and lifeworks. Stuart Bell rated it really liked it Dec 17, Keeping your inbox empty we use suggestions from Stress Less and Zen to Done by Leo Babauta and you would not believe how much better you feel when things are under control.
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But like all of these books, it goes all the way in the opposite direction. One brick and morter and two online.
Oct 27, kelly marked it as to-read Shelves: To ask other readers questions about Less Is Moreplease sign up. Juan Jacobo Bernal rated it it was amazing Dec 23, And for just getting rid of all the clutter in your life any of the books from Peter Walsh, How to Organize Just About Everything, and Enough Already, are great even though they tend to recover some of the material from his other books somewhat but thats not a big deal since the info is worth repeating.
There are very powerful ideas in this book, often boiled down to a few sentences. Mis pedidos Localizar mis pedidos recientes. Gana dinero con nosotros. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Fabrizio Stucchi rated it really liked it May 29,