Good Quotes: On The Bare Necessities...

Good Quotes: On The Bare Necessities...

Grace Shu
Sep 26, 2008

"Most of the luxuries, and many of the so-called comforts of life, are not only not indispensable, but positive hindrances to the elevation of mankind. With respect to luxuries and comforts, the wisest have even lived a more simple and meager life than the poor...Our life is frittered away by detail...Simplify, simplify." - Henry David Thoreau

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