11 Buku 'Candu' yang Saya Baca di 2018
Lembaran yang penuh makna bisa membawa pengalaman yang berbeda dan membuat kita jatuh cinta berulang kali padanya.
What ultimately matters, then, is that type, task, and time align--what social scientist call ‘the synchrony effect’.
- Daniel H. Pink
You are so loved and we like having you around.
- Lin-Manuel Miranda
That means seeking out challenges (rather than eliminating or avoiding everything that ‘feels unsafe’), freeing yourself from cognitive distortions (rather than always trusting your initial feelings).
- Greg Lukianoff dan Jonathan Haidt
I wish you hadn’t been so young. You wouldn’t have forgotten the farmhouse, the soot of its stone walls, the creek where your uncles and I built a thousand boyhood dams.
- Khaled Hosseini
Taking books away from a culture is to take away its shared memory. It’s like taking away the ability to remember your dreams. Destroying a culture’s books is sentencing it to something worse than death: It is sentencing it to seem as if it never lived.
- Susan Orlean
Penciuman adalah jendela pertama manusia mengenal dunia. Dunia ini sesungguhnya dunia aroma.
- Dee Lestari
Failure and invention are inseparable twins. To invent you have to experiment, and if you know in advance that it’s going to work, it’s not an experiment.
- Scott Galloway
She thinks that she could stare at them for hours without ever getting bored. That she would be content to watch them live, working in the shadows so that everything was perfect, so that the mechanism never jammed. She has the intimate conviction now, the burning and painful conviction that her happiness belong to them. That she is theirs and they are hers.
- Leila Slimani
Everything I had worked for, all my years of study, had been to purchase myself this one privilege: to see and experience more truths than those given to me by my father, and to use those truths to construct my own mind.
- Tara Westover
Across America, our kids study what’s easy to test, not what’s important to learn. It’s easy to test factual content and low-level procedures, so that defines the curriculum.
- Ted Dintersmith
Like, this baby is nottttt photogenic. But I know you know better than to let its appearance fool you.
- Chrissy Teigen