The Paperback of the Less Is More: An Anthology of Ancient & Modern in Praise of Simplicity by Goldian VandenBroeck at Barnes & Noble. A detailed discussion of the writing styles running throughout Less Is More: The Art of Voluntary Poverty: An Anthology of Ancient and Less Is More: The Art of. The VandenBroecks. Goldian VandenBroeck and her husband, Andre, collaborated to create “Less Is More.” Goldian is the editor of the book which is the.
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Though it is an anthology of different writers, the sentiment is not overbearing though when repeated reinforces to me how much we fritter away ourlives in pursuit of materialism and how culturally nothing more is expected.
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Less Is More: The Art of Voluntary Poverty: An Anthology of Ancient and Characters
vandfnbroeck Order our Less Is More: Vinod rated it it was amazing Aug 04, An Anthology of Ancient and There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Teresa of Avila, Basho, Thoreau, Tagore, Suzuki, Illich, and many others share profound thoughts on our wants and needs, lifestyles and lifeworks. No trivia or quizzes yet.
Tell us what you like, so we can send you books you’ll love. Perspective The perspective of the anthology “Less Is More” is that of the editor, Goldian VanderBroeck, who goes to great lengths in proving her belief that the simple life is the most worthwhile and satisfying one possible. She has obviously gone to extreme efforts in accumulating hundreds of quotes and excerpts from the words and writings of a broad range of people of note in proving her thesis.
Less Is More
Marissa rated it it was amazing Nov 24, Any of us could mre together a bunch of random quotations on a subject and then publish them as a book. Books by Goldian VandenBroeck. Price may vary by retailer.
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Dec 15, Kelly rated it it was amazing. Rushia rated it really liked it Jul 08, Here is a book to be savored in quiet moments when we reflect on our hectic pace of life; when we wonder if the race to riches is worth the struggle; or when we wonder if the earth can vandenrboeck our greed for many more generations.
Joshua rated it it was amazing Sep 04, Oct 27, kelly marked it as to-read Shelves: If you’re searching for wisdom offered by the wise on living a simple life, this is the wrong book to start with. Return to Book Page. In addition to the wise men whose thoughts and ideas are included in this anthology, the experiences and spiritual enlightenment of self-sacrificing holy men such as St. The perspective of the anthology “Less Is More” is that of the editor, Goldian VanderBroeck, who goes to great lengths in proving her belief that the simple life is the most worthwhile and satisfying one possible.
So this book is basically a collection of aphorisms and quotations on why being poor is wonderful and how to be happy without many possessions. Casey Balza rated it liked it Aug 27, Sallee rated it really liked it Jun 19, Aug 12, Lincoln rated it it was amazing. Apr 17, Peter Jones rated it it was amazing. More summaries and resources for teaching or studying Less Is More: John rated it really liked it Jan 08, Francis of Assisi and Gandhi have been made part of this work.