“money never made me happy”

an austrian millionaire is giving away his fortune and all his personal possessions because ‘they never made me happy.’  read the full story.

more proof (albeit anecdotal) that joy in life is not found in the stuff we buy.

thanks thomas for the story.

Joshua Becker

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  1. says

    Inspiring! When I became a minimalist, I didn’t have much begin with. I kinda wish I’d been able to give away more – like this gentleman – imagine the thrill.

  2. says

    Perhaps when you can chose your minimalism you can have a perspective such as this. I lost all of my “stuff” in a devastating house fire, and I can promise you that “stuff” has meaning.

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