Schlagwort-Archiv: Minimalismus

Verfreit.

Schenken macht glücklich.

Habeo ergo sum.

Human identity is no longer defined by what one does, but by what one owns. But we've discovered that owning things and consuming things does not satisfy our longing for meaning.

Jimmy Carter: The Crisis of Confidence (1979-07-15)

Minimalepisodism.

Now I agree with most of the premises of the minimalists — that technology scrambles our brains and attention, that the decrease of long-form reading, writing and thinking is a real loss and that indeed to get stuff done we need to unplug sometimes — and even some of their techniques. My gripe is with the way they sell it as a way of life. It’s much more valuable as a periodic phase of life.

Vivek Haldar: Minimalism is not a viable intellectual strategy

Trainssentials.

It seems NSB has thought about everything one might ever want to need in life.

Zelfs zonder paal.

Paalkamperen is de kunst om van weinig alles te maken.

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Simple Days.

My best days are with you
They are so easy

The Subways: With You

Or a badly-used maximum.

A well-used minimum suffices for everything.

Jules Verne: Around the World in Eighty Days