Tag: simplicity


Say too much, do too much, and it is spoiled. The right action at the right time is no action at all. Economy, frugality, simplicity. As one of the three treasures, Lau Tzu said that by being economic we can

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Many talk about purity, or being pure. There’s something very understandable and attractive about the concept of purity. But it’s more a scientific and colloquial matter than a realistic virtue. I don’t think I have ever seen pure gold, and

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making coffee with a fork

I made coffee with a fork, for today I have no spoon. Living in the UK, I’m partial to good, instant (freeze dried) coffee. I pour the milk first, add a generous teaspoon of granules, a sweetener, and a quarter

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