These are some of the best quotes we have come across about how to live a simple life. You’d be amazed to realize, how many great minds and inspiring people who had simplicity as a core value.
I will let the quotes speak for themselves.
12 Live Simple Quotes
The best things in life aren’t things, Art Buchwald
That’s been one of my mantras – focus & simplicity. Simple can be harder than complex: you have to work hard to get your thinking clean to make it simple, Steve jobs
Be as simple as you can be; you will be astonished to see how uncomplicated and happy your life can become, Paramahansa Yogonanda
I think we like to complicate things when it is really quite simple. Find what it is that makes you happy and who it is that makes you happy and you’re set. Promise, Unknown
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication, Leonardo da vinci
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures, Lao Tzu
Human nature has a tendency to admire complexity but reward simplicity, Ben huh
Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to remove, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Wisdom and compassion flow from simplicity and clarity; from having nothing to prove and nothing to defend,
Besides the noble art of getting things done, there is the noble art of leaving things undone. The wisdom of life consists in the elimination of non-essentials, Lin Yutang
Making the simple complicated is commonplace; making the complicated simple, awesomely simple, that’s creativity,
Simplicity is the key to brilliance, Bruce Lee
What’s are your favorite “Live Simple” quotes?
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Morten is the founder of GoDownsize. He has filmed and interviewed people living in tiny houses and RVs since 2011. He grew up on the coast where his dad took him boating from a young age. He has completely rebuilt two RVs in which he travels with his family for months at the time. Read more about Morten here.