Since the time of our ancestors, we’ve been raised to aim for success and taught that happiness comes from success. Nowadays, our parents struggle to put us through college in order for us to receive our Bachelors, Masters and Doctorate degrees. Why? Because that is the most common and safest road to success. You get a degree and start earning big. We all know that in today’s society, you can define success by your job title and how many figures you earn. Let’s say you are living the dream, your life is the envy of most, and you have what most people can only dream of. Yes, you are successful in a lot of ways, you live a successful life but is it a meaningful one? Imagine your life, take away the job, money, bank accounts, and luxurious belongings; does your life still have meaning?
Just about anyone can get absorbed in their work, but even you are not safe from that moment in life when you worry too much about the future. So as a result, you strive and strive to earn more money. Sadly, before you know it, you haven’t given the present much thought and you miss out on a lot of things. Work consumes just about every waking minute of your life. In time, you realize that the years have quickly passed, your hair has turned gray, and the only meaning you had in your life was earning money.
For that reason, a lot of people have chosen the minimalist lifestyle. They may not have the top position with the highest pay, but shockingly, they are happier than most. They have fewer belongings and less money but they have more time. Time that they spend well, finding meaning in their lives through their passions.
This book will guide you step by step to achieve the meaningful life of a minimalist. Always remember that there are more important things than being rich. What about being happy for starters?