Month: May 2019

The Grape

“There is no greater harm than that of time wasted.” – Michelangelo There is nothing more tragic in life than watching a person who has extraordinary capabilities to create an amazing life for themselves simply waste their years away with bad habits. And as I sit here this evening whilst icing my left nagging knee, […]

Maybe The Saying Is True?

“How beautiful it is to do nothing, and then to rest afterward.” – Spanish Proverb Listen to your body: A common saying that I’m sure most of you have heard many times before. Directed either from a guardian, a sports coach, a therapist, or others. It’s a saying that houses many conspiracies on the basis […]

The Janitor

“The path to our destination is not always a straight one. We go down the wrong road, we get lost, we turn back. Maybe it doesn’t matter which road we embark on. Maybe what matters is that we embark.” – Barbara Hall He mops, he sweeps, he dusts, and he moves things from here to […]

Committed to Unhappiness

“You are not a beautiful and unique snowflake. You are the same decaying organic mater as everyone else, and we are all part of the same compost pile.” – Chuck Palahniuk, Fight Club Consumerism is the fucking enemy. It’s the enemy of men, of woman, and of children. It’s a bloodthirsty parasite that never takes […]

Shopping

“Every increased possession loads us with a new weariness.” – John Ruskin Did you know that the average person unknowingly gets advertised to over 5,000 times per day? Hard to believe, isn’t it!? Advertisements are one of the most toxic things on the planet. We can’t ignore them. But we can choose to adopt wiser […]

The Paper Joke

“Money cannot purchase joy. It buys temporary distractions.” – LeCrae Not so long ago, I got rid of 95% of my possessions. Yep, even my favorite watch, sports car, and my tribe of Apple products. But why on earth would I do such a thing!? It’s simple: they didn’t make me happy. Nor did the […]

Guardian of Nothing

“Beware the barrenness of a busy life.” – Socrates Hi. My name is Chris Jones. And welcome to my massive world of less. Not to bore you with this introductory stuff, but allow me to quickly introduce myself. I’m 27 years young, male, single, born in Wales within the United Kingdom, I love to read, […]

To Be Extraordinary

“The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.” – Jimmy Johnson We were all put on this earth with the potential to be extraordinary at something. But as the years drifted on, many of us decided to bow down to society’s arrangements instead of pursuing our true calling in life. The one thing […]

Passion Is Perplexing

“Just because you’re good at something doesn’t mean you should do it forever.” – Unknown Despite what your favorite teacher told you in school, you were not put on this earth to do one thing for the rest of your life. Throughout the countless lashings of crappy advise I’ve received since childhood, they all seem […]