A millionare chose to be set free from luxury

this is an interesting news I read just now. A millionare sold everything, donate them for charity, and chose to live a simple life because he felt his money enslave him. He is now living in a small hut.

“For a long time I believed that more wealth and luxury automatically meant more happiness,” he said. “I come from a very poor family where the rules were to work more to achieve more material things, and I applied this for many years,” said Mr Rabeder.

But over time, he had another, conflicting feeling.

“More and more I heard the words: ‘Stop what you are doing now – all this luxury and consumerism – and start your real life’,” he said. “I had the feeling I was working as a slave for things that I did not wish for or need.

Read on:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/austria/7190750/Millionaire-gives-away-fortune-which-made-him-miserable.html

http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/World/Story/STIStory_488889.html

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