20 Decluttering Quotes That Will Motivate You To Let Go & Organise

We've found 20 of our favourite decluttering quotes that will hopefully inspire you to start your own decluttering journey. Keep a mental picture of the quote that most resonates with you and use it as a reminder as you begin organising and tidying your home. 


Clutter is a weight that has built on top of you so gradually, you don’t even realise anymore that it is holding you down
— Mary Johanson


Picture your dream home. I bet it’s not filled with clutter.
— Salt & Lavender


Organisation isn’t about perfection. It’s about efficiency, reducing stress & clutter, saving time and money, and improving your overall quality of life.
— Christina Scalise


Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful or believe to be beautiful
— William Morris


Clear clutter. Make space for you.
— Magdelana Vandenberg


Be a ruthless editor of what you allow into your home. Ask yourselves ‘what does this object mean to me?’
— Nate Berkus

Simplicity is the ultimate form of sophistication
— Leonardo da Vinci


Buy less. Choose well. Make it last.
— Vivienne Westwood


For every minute spent in organising, an hour is earned.
— Benjamin Franklin


In a sense, clutter is the end result of procrastination
— Jeff Campbell


What I know for sure is that when you declutter - whether it’s your home, your head or your heart - it is astounding what will flow into that space that will enrich you, your life and your family.
— Peter Walsh


Be as simple as you can be; you will be astonished to see how uncomplicated and happy your life can become.
— Yoganada


Tidying is the act of confronting yourself; cleaning is the act of confronting nature
— Marie Kondo


The space in which we live should be for the person we are becoming now, not for the person we were in the past.
— Marie Kondo


I’d rather have extra space and extra time than extra stuff
— Francine Jay


A Rolex wont give you more time
— Joshua Fields Millburn


The best things in life aren’t things.
— Joshua Becker


Be content with what you have; rejoice in the way things are. When you realise there is nothing lacking, the whole world belongs to you
— Lao Tzu


Close the door. Remove the dust. Stop being who you were, and change into who you are.
— Paulo Coelho


In simplicity there is truth.
— River Phoenix