Minimalism Misunderstood

Some folks equate minimalism to owning almost nothing. But to me, a minimalist is someone whose every possession is necessary, either because it’s useful or because it delights them.

“Does this spark joy?” If it does, keep it. If not, dispose of it. - Marie Kondo, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up

You could own five things, or a thousand, and still be a minimalist.