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I read 52 books in this year. In the theme of freedom and figuring out what I want from life, here is a selection of some of the most helpful pieces of advice I received.

Finding what matters in 2016 and the best books I’ve read this year —Minimal Student | http://bit.ly/msbm16
by Jessica Dang rss | t | f | g+ There’s a saying that goes, ‘the days are long, but the years are short’, which I didn’t understand when I had my corporate job. Back then, the days we…
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"Are you working to live, or are you living to work?"

What minimalism taught me about love—Minimal Student | http://bit.ly/msbtal
by Jessica Dang rss | t | f | g+ What does it mean to love? To love is to care. To care about something, to care for someone, to appreciate its importance in your life and to be grateful for…
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There’s no such thing as karma

…at least, not in the way that most people think of it.

by Minimal Student | http://bit.ly/msbnsk
by Jessica Dang rss | t | f | g+ …at least, not in the way that most people think of it. There isn’t some cosmic accountant who keeps track of all the good and bad things that you do,…
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"A minimalist lifestyle is a statement to yourself, and those around you, that you care less about what people think of you, and more about living the life you want."

5 ways minimalism helps you gain control by Minimal Student | http://bit.ly/msbmmc5
by Jessica Dang rss | t | f | g+ Minimalism is often misunderstood. On the surface, it looks like it’s just about decluttering your house, but that’s not what it’s all about. Yes,…
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"Why waste your one precious life living up to other people’s expectations, when you could live up to your own?"

How minimalism redefines success—Minimal Student |http://bit.ly/msbhmrs
by Jessica Dang rss | t | f | g+ ‘Success’ is a loaded word these days. It can mean anything—fame, fortune, connections, owning a huge h…
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"Moving again has reinforced what I’ve learned about the value of things—that is, they don’t really have value." | http://bit.ly/msbiopt 
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"Zooming in on something until it takes up your whole focus is a recipe for unhappiness. Speed bumps become huge hurdles. Molehills become mountains."

How to get the bigger picture—the view from 10,000 feet by Minimal Student | http://bit.ly/msbtbp
by Jessica Dang rss | t | f | g+ It’s easy to get caught up in the minutiae of everyday life. There’s a traffic jam, someone is rude to us, the milk has run out. Understandably annoying. Som…
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"The time we get is all we’ll have."

What minimalism taught me about dying—Minimal Student | http://bit.ly/msbtmd
by Jessica Dang rss | t | f | g+ The fear of death used to keep me up at night. I wondered what it would be like to live forever. Imagine, the first thirty years of your life, you’re y…
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"Congratulations, you’re a minimalist, now what?"

What’s left after minimalism? by Minimal Student

http://bit.ly/msbwla
by Jessica Dang rss | t | f | g+ So you’ve pared and pared and pared. You got rid of most of your stuff and you stopped buying what you didn’t need. It was hard work, and it took…
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What is the ‘endgame’ for minimalism?

Minimalist Meditations — Giving, by Minimal Student

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by Jessica Dang rss | t | f | g+ What is the ‘endgame’ for minimalism? To live a happy life, of course. To be free of distraction, to be able to do what you want without caring what oth…
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"The key to making the most of life is to be sure that there isn't anything holding me back"

What I learned from 7 years of minimalism—Minimal Student | http://bit.ly/msb7ym
by Jessica Dang rss | t | f | g+ When I started this blog back in 2009, I was on my way to college and living away for the first time. I didn’t really know what I wanted to do with my life. I…
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Throwback Thursday : Money or time? Connection or freedom? Now or never? 
3 Questions to Challenge the Status Quo | http://bit.ly/mswork
by Jessica Dang rss | t | f | g+ Most of you will probably know the popular college drinking game ‘Would you rather…?’ where you have to choose between two (usually horrifying) di…
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