Francine Jay Quotes



Best 7 The Joy of Less Quotes by Francine Jay

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“Decluttering is infinitely easier when you think of it as deciding what to keep, rather than deciding what to throw away.”

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“Remember, the things with which we choose to surround ourselves tell our story. Let’s hope it’s not “I choose to live in the past,” or “I can’t finish the projects I start.” Instead, let’s aim for something like, “I live lightly and gracefully, with only the objects I find functional or beautiful.”

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“Remember: you are not what you own. Storing all those books doesn’t make you any smarter; it just makes your life more cluttered.”

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“Surfaces are not for storage. Rather, surfaces are for activity, and should be kept clear at all other times.”

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“The problem: we put more value on our stuff than on our space.”

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“To be richer, happier, and freer, all you need to do is want less.”

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“We are not what we own; we are what we do, what we think and who we love.”

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“Getting rid of everything that doesn’t matter allows you to remember who you are. Simplicity doesn’t change who you are, it brings you back to who you are.”


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