Ames' Guide to Self-Instruction in Practical and Artistic by Daniel T. Ames

By Daniel T. Ames

Ames' consultant to Self-Instruction in sensible and inventive Penmanship, Daniel T. Ames, writer and writer, 1884

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Finding a parking space can take 15 minutes, unless you are willing to park in the farthest reaches of some lots. Once inside you may have to jostle through crowds to get to shops, theaters, and restaurants, During the holidays, expect the worst Reclaim Your Weekends Remember when weekends were actually restful, fun, and rewarding? Somehow, for too many people, theyVe become an extension of the workweek Rather than having relaxing and titillating experiences, weekends often seem like one long set of errands followed by some excessive eating and late night televi- Anticipating Complexity 43 sion.

Others are near doorways and entrances. You can get used to having less in each room, just as you were once used to having your rooms filled. Stop clutter at the border. Hereafter, to keep your holdings simple, evaluate—and then reevaluate—every new item that crosses your threshold. Whether it's paper and documents, knickknacks, kitchen utensils, clothing, or larger items like furniture, be vigilant about what you acquire. By keeping watch over what enters your personal kingdom, you avoid having to initiate these possession-purging exercises.

Twice a day, stop the world. Perhaps the biggest obstacle to making life simpler is the unwillingness to allow it to occur. Many people simply do not give themselves permission to achieve a sense of balance, take a deep breath, and then proceed. Paradoxically, every shred of wisdom about simplification indicates that you will be more effective if you simply pause for a minute a couple of times each day. Choosing specific times of the day will help you establish the habit. M. Before departing, tie up loose ends.

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