UnThreaded | Threaded | Whole Thread (4) | Ignore Thread Prev Thread | Prev | Next | Next Thread
Author: imthekidd Big red star, 1000 posts Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 55  
Subject: Re: FIRE'd or even just RE'd Date: 5/1/2001 12:37 PM
Post New | Post Reply | Reply Later | Create Poll . Report this Post | Recommend it!
Recommendations: 2
I want to be FI so I won't be relying on a job for my income. Most of the time, I like to work, but I want to be able to walk if I feel like it. I want the luxury of ALL my own time, to do with what I want to and what I think is important. I want to work (if I feel like it) in interesting and useful work for an organization that I believe in. I may even go back to school and take courses like philosophy, art and religion. I want to be able to volunteer in my community, meditate and pray. I want to leisurely visit and make homemade treats for my friends and neighbors. I want days when I have nothing I HAVE TO DO if I don't want to. I want to sit out on the deck and enjoy the nice weather. I don't have expensive tastes, and lead and love a simple life. I want to study Thoreau again. I am doing some of these things now, and want to do more when I am FI.
Post New | Post Reply | Reply Later | Create Poll . Report this Post | Recommend it!
Print the post  
UnThreaded | Threaded | Whole Thread (4) | Ignore Thread Prev Thread | Prev | Next | Next Thread

Announcements

2013 Feste Award Voting Begins!
Who will win the 2013 Feste Award? Vote now for the Fool that most exemplifies the Fool Community mission of Learning Together!
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Post of the Day:
Tax Strategies

TMFPMarti-Feeling Good
What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
Community Home
Speak Your Mind, Start Your Blog, Rate Your Stocks

Community Team Fools - who are those TMF's?
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and "#1 Media Company to Work For" (BusinessInsider 2011)! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.
Advertisement