Everything That Remains: A Memoir by the Minimalists [Book Review]

Everything That Remains: A Memoir by The Minimalists (Kindle Edition) Everything That Remains: A Memoir by The Minimalists Print Length: 234 pages Publisher: Asymmetrical Press; 3rd edition (January 1, 2014) Publication Date: January 1, 2014 Read from April 22 to 30, 2016 My Rating: 5/ 5 stars (It was amazing!) I love reading about minimalism! I […]

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As a Decade Fades [Book Review]

As a Decade Fades by Joshua Fields Millburn Kindle Edition, 3rd, 284 pages Published December 25th 2012 by Asymmetrical Press (first published November 7th 2012) Read from August 07, 2013 to January 08, 2014 My rating: 4 stars — This was a difficult book for me at the beginning. At first I didn’t understand the […]

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The meaning of life

“Life is without meaning. You bring the meaning to it. The meaning of life is whatever you ascribe it to be. Being alive is the meaning.” ~ Joseph Campbell (1904-1987)

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The one constant in our lives is change

Human beings are works in progress that mistakenly think they’re finished. The person you are right now is as transient, as fleeting and as temporary as all the people you’re ever been. The one constant in our lives is change. Daniel Gilbert – Stumbling on Happiness (2007)

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Valleys of life

Perhaps his thirties will bring forth a particular kind of levity, a certain kind of serenity and calm. Or perhaps life isn’t meant to contain these absolutes. Perhaps one must sit in the valley to see the beauty of the mountaintop, to appreciate his ascent, to live a purpose-filled life. And perhaps the key is to […]

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Review: The Art of Happiness: A Guide to Developing Life’s Most Important Skill

The Art of Happiness: A Guide to Developing Life’s Most Important Skill by Matthieu Ricard Print Length: 308 pages Atlantic Books (September 1, 2011) Kindle Edition Read from December 17, 2013 to January 15, 2014 My Rating: 4 / 5 stars — A curious book, because it mingles some scientific approaches with Buddhism philosophy. It […]

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