“There are thousands and thousands of people out there leading lives of quiet, screaming desperation, where they work long, hard hours at jobs they hate to enable them to buy things they don’t need to impress people they don’t like.” – Nigel Marsh

Are you ready to be inspired? Have you fallen off the de-owning wagon and want to get back on? Here are a couple good, minimalist TED Talks that will inspire you to get going.

Graham Hill: Less Stuff, More Happiness

Graham Hill of lifeedited.com gives us the essential pitch for minimalism with some cool ideas for editing your life.

Nigel Marsh: How to Make Work-Life Balance Work

Nigel’s very funny take on a simple way to change your life balance by changing how you spend some of your time.

Grant Blakeman: Minimalism – For a More Full Life

A very quick, rapid-fire reminder to curate our life and create more negative space.

Want more? Check out frugaling.org for more talks.