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An excerpt from Letting Go by Morrie Schwartz

I think so many of us are too hard on ourselves for what we didn’t accomplish or what we should have done.  The first step is to forgive yourself for all the things you didn’t do that you should have and all the things that you did do that you shouldn’t have.  406 more words


Ronald Bahba, Yang Pergi, Tapi Selalu Hidup

Terakhir saya bertatap muka dengannya di kelas, sekitar bulan Maret. Ia, Ronald Bahba, anak kelas enam yang paling tidak banyak tingkahnya secara fisik. Seakan memahami kondisitu buhnya yang sedari kecil sudah ringkih. 706 more words

Catatan Harian

When are people mean?

What a straightforward but brilliant insight: “People are only mean when they’re threatened”.

Ever since I came across this observation in Mitch Albom’s book Tuesdays With Morrie… 37 more words

Life Lessons

Kuliah Terakhir Morrie.

Kata Morrie Schwartz, tidak ada kata terlambat di dunia ini. Beliau seorang profesor sosiologi yang sangat cemerlang di Brandeis. Memasuki umur ke tujuh puluh empat tahun, penyakit ALS perlahan menggorogoti tubuhnya. 533 more words

Catatan Harian

How Tuesdays With Morrie Changed My Life

I would like to tell you about the book that I truly love. The book that made the little girl inside of me cry. The book that held up all of life’s lessons, showing there’s still goodness left in the world. 574 more words

For My Students: Ave Atque Vale

The end of the school year is always a bittersweet time for teachers. It’s satisfying to bring to an end a year of hard work. That engenders a feeling of accomplishment, of completion. 1,220 more words


Tuesdays With Morrie

THE DAILY PROMPT: Daily Prompt — Worldly Encounters
The friendly, English-speaking extraterrestrial you run into outside your house is asking you to recommend the one book, movie, or song that explains what humans are all about. 292 more words

Creative Writing