Practical Advice On Living Independently / Self-Reliantly / Simply / In The Country
Living "independently," "self-reliantly," "simply," or "in the country" - these are not ends in themselves, but according to circumstance they can be important steps toward pursuit of pleasurable living. This forum is for discussion of all these techniques of living pleasurably and apart from the pains that often afflict crowds.
"But, as I have said before, the majority of people suffer from a common disease, as in a plague, with their false notions about things, and their number is increasing (for in mutual emulation they catch the disease from one another, like sheep)." - Diogenes of Oinoanda