Enoughism*

You have to find, define and fix your personal level of ENOUGH.  Where you possess everything you need, and buying more would actually make you worse off.

In my most recent post I have brought up the crucial question:

“How much do I need to lead a life that is meaningful, purposeful, and joyful?”

Once you have answered that question for yourself, documented it and then never change those goal posts in the future, you have set your sights on achieving Financial Freedom.  This implies if you can’t answer that question for yourself you will never ever achieve Financial Freedom because you do not know what is enough.

Now the challenge is that the human species is falsely called homo sapiens (‘wise man’ or ‘thinking man’).  A better term might be homo expetens (‘wanting man’), because what characterizes us most is our capacity to want, to desire, …