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Clarity

“Life is a series of pulls back and forth. You want to do one thing, but you are bound to do soomething else. Some things hurt you, yet you know it shouldn’t. 192 more words

Notes

Barry's Gleanings: "Tuesdays with Morrie"

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Barry’s favorite quotations from Tuesdays with Morrie: 

“The way you get meaning in your life is to devote yourself to loving others, devote yourself to your community around you, and devote yourself to something that gives you purpose and meaning.” 42 more words

Barry's Gleanings

How Tuesdays With Morrie Made Me a Morning Person...Sort Of

“When you’re in bed, you’re dead.” ~Morrie Schwartz, Tuesdays With Morrie

The alarm clock blares, and my brain shutters. It CANNOT possibly be morning. Glancing at the clock, I realize with sad certainty that it is, in fact, 6:00AM. 321 more words

Books

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

Life

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