Simplicity: Why Should I Go Minimal and Downsize?
''Living with less stuff is not about suffering more, but instead, it's a way to discover what is most important. Sometimes, the only way to determine what is really important in your life is to get rid of everything that isn’t.''
Paring it down. Finding out that you really don't need all this 'stuff'. But, being a minimalist doesn't mean that you are poor or have to live poorly. It is not a life of poverty.
As you can see below, minimalism is not a new idea. One of America's founding fathers and prolific over-achievers was spot on...
Increase your means or decrease your wants.