The Movement to Live More Simply Is Older Than You Think

The ancient Greek philosopher Diogenes took simple living to the extreme, and lived in an old wine barrel. Painting by Jean-Léon Gérôme, used courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.

Bill Palladino – MLUI‘s insight:

Ancient reference points on how we should live.  Small and simple was already cool a long time ago, and it wasn’t just for eccentrics and radicals.

See on www.yesmagazine.org

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