Simplicity Quotes SMS Collection

Life is really simple but we insist

Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.  ~Confucius

How many things are there which i

How many things are there which I do not want.  ~Socrates

To poke a wood fire is more

To poke a wood fire is more solid enjoyment than almost anything else in the world.  ~Charles Dudley WarnerCUL

Live simply that others might live elizabeth

Live simply that others might simply live.  ~Elizabeth Ann Seton

To find the universal elements enough to

To find the universal elements enough; to find the air and the water exhilarating; to be refreshed by a morning walk or an evening

The trouble with simple living is that

The trouble with simple living is that, though it can be joyful, rich, and creative, it isn’t simple.  ~Doris Janzen Longacre

Frugality is one of the most beautiful

Frugality is one of the most beautiful and joyful words in the English language, and yet one that we are culturally cut off from

The waste of life occasioned by trying

The waste of life occasioned by trying to do too many things at once is appalling.  ~Orison Marden

If you cultivate a healthy poverty and

If you cultivate a healthy poverty and simplicity, so that finding a penny will literally make your day, then, since the world is in

In proportion as he simplifies his life

In proportion as he simplifies his life, the laws of the universe will appear less complex, and solitude will not be solitude, nor poverty

Since all the riches of this world

Since all the riches of this world May be gifts from the Devil and earthly kings, I should suspect that I worshipp’d the Devil

More good has been accomplished by simple

More good has been accomplished by simple people seeking their own honest ends than by all the philanthropists in history.  ~Robert Brault, www.robertbrault.com

People overestimate the pleasure theyll get from

People overestimate the pleasure they’ll get from having more stuff.  This does not apply to new rose bushes, crayons, or yarn stashes.  ~Dr. SunWolf, professorsunwolf.comtwitter.com/WabiSabiWhisper/status/4979090052

Who is rich he who rejoices in

Who is rich?  He who rejoices in his portion.  ~The Talmud

Material blessings when they pay beyond the

Material blessings, when they pay beyond the category of need, are weirdly fruitful of headache.  ~Philip Wylie

Anything simple always interests me david hockney

Anything simple always interests me.  ~David HockneyFD

We dont need to increase our goods

We don’t need to increase our goods nearly as much as we need to scale down our wants.  Not wanting something is as good

The goal of life simple but not

The goal of life:  simple, but not empty. ~Terri Guillemets

The greatest truths are the simplest so

The greatest truths are the simplest: so likewise are the greatest men.  ~Augustus William Hare and Julius Charles Hare, Guesses at Truth, by Two

You have succeeded in life when all

You have succeeded in life when all you really want is only what you really need.  ~Vernon Howard

The greatest step towards a life of

The greatest step towards a life of simplicity is to learn to let go.  ~Steve Maraboli

Have nothing in your houses that you

Have nothing in your houses that you do not know to be useful or believe to be beautiful.  ~William MorrisCD

Maybe a persons time would be as

Maybe a person’s time would be as well spent raising food as raising money to buy food.  ~Frank A. Clark

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent.  It takes a touch of genius – and a lot of courage