Abstinence, not antidotes

From Simon Collison’s first newsletter offering of the year, somehow (via a chain of links I am unable to rebuild even 5 minutes after first following them) to Frank Chimero’s thoughts on burnout where this line about the exhaustion that proceeds from overabundance resonated:

A disease of abundance requires abstinence, not antidotes.

And thence to ‘The Burnout Society’ by Byung-Chul Han