Money, oh, Money…


Money, oh, money... Fifteen years ago, when I was just a little kid, my mother gave me money for about Rp. 500,- to buy a Rinso in a small shop next to our house. (Rinso is a detergent used for cleaning clothes in water). At the time, I bought only one Rinso. When I came … Continue reading Money, oh, Money…

Jangan Membanding-bandingkan


Tulisan di bawah ini disadur dari Hooper (1995: 31-34) Dunia mungkin menjadi tempat yang lebih baik, apabila satu kata dihapuskan dari kamus kita. Dan kata itu adalah "membandingkan", dengan segala variasinya. Saya petik definisi kata tersebut dari dua kamus terkenal: "menjadi sebaik seperti..."; "mengetengahkan bersama-sama dengan maksud melihat hal-hal yang sama dan berbeda." Kata tersebut … Continue reading Jangan Membanding-bandingkan

Quotations about Friendship


Quotations “As both theory and the data suggests, the rule of friendship is that friends confide in each other, sharing intimate aspects of their personal lives and feelings. Perhaps more significantly, bad as well as good news can be shared. Eventhough in our society, one’s success is often equated with success at work, 89 percent … Continue reading Quotations about Friendship