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Book cover for Goodbye, Things: The New Japanese Minimalism
“You’re important, and you’re irreplaceable.” “Be yourself, and be unique.” “Go for it. Strive to achieve something.” We know everyone means well, but young people are probably bombarded with these types of messages on a daily basis. ...more
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K.L. Toth
“One of the greatest tragedies in life is to lose your own sense of self and accept the version of you that is expected by everyone else.”
K.L. Toth

W.G. Sebald
“It is thanks to my evening reading alone that I am still more or less sane.”
W.G. Sebald, Vertigo

J.D. Salinger
“It's partly true, too, but it isn't all true. People always think something's all true.”
J.D. Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye

Henry David Thoreau
“I do believe in simplicity. It is astonishing as well as sad, how many trivial affairs even the wisest thinks he must attend to in a day; how singular an affair he thinks he must omit. When the mathematician would solve a difficult problem, he first frees the equation of all incumbrances, and reduces it to its simplest terms. So simplify the problem of life, distinguish the necessary and the real. Probe the earth to see where your main roots run. ”
Henry David Thoreau

Debbie Macomber
“If the grass is greener on the other side of the fence, you can bet the water bill is higher.”
Debbie Macomber, Mrs. Miracle
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