Resources & Inspiration
Check out these folks for ideas and inspiration on decluttering
and living simply!
Becoming Minimalist - Joshua Becker
Be More With Less
Zoe Kim - Raising Simple
The Minimalists - Ryan Nicodemus and Joshua Fields Millburn
"Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify." -- Henry David Thoreau
"Sweep away the clutter of things that complicate our lives." -- Henry David Thoreau
"Out of clutter, find simplicity." -- Albert Einstein
"If you have to buy stuff to store your stuff, you might have too much stuff."
"The ability to simplify means to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak."
"The truth is, most of us don't have an organization problem, we have an own-too-much-stuff problem." -- Zoe Kim
"Clutter is nothing more than postponed decisions."
"Clutter is what happens to things when they become useless but friendly."
"Owning less is better than organizing more."
"Declutter your life. Decide to choose quality over quantity."
“The best way to find out what we really need is to get rid of what we don't."
“The first step in crafting the life you want is to get rid of everything you don't.”
"When we clear the physical clutter, we clear the mental clutter."
"The more things you own, the more they own you."
"Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication." -- Leonardo da Vinci
"Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated." -- Confucious
"Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful or believe to be beautiful." -- William Morris
“In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity.” -- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
“If you will stay close to nature, to its simplicity, to the small things hardly noticeable, those things can become great."
-- Rainer Maria Rilke
"If you want to improve your life immediately, clean out a closet. Often it's what we hold onto that holds us back."
-- Cheryl Richardson