Rube

Dictionary.com defines a rube as an unsophisticated person from a rural area.

That definition is inherently dismissive.

Some of the most important life lessons I have learned have come from interacting with “unsophisticated” people.

In French, the equivalent “sophistiqué” means unnecessarily complicated.

To return to the word “simplify” I once again quote Bruce Lee, “Simplicity is brilliance.”

Rural life is simple in a beautiful way.

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