An Illusion

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Could time possibly be an illusion?

The past, present, future. The past is a collection of memories. We can only remember the past in the present as the future is being created in the mental construct in the present. We can’t experience the past, we only remember it; we can’t experience the future until it becomes the present. We can create better futures by remembering the past.

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About Life

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“To be old and wise, you must first have to be young and stupid.”

“But it’s better to be old and wise without being young and stupid in the first place, I guess. Learn from other people stupidity is enough.”

“But as Lily said—”

He snorted. “How I Met Your Mother? Really?

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Tentang Buku-Buku

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Ada beberapa buku yang sudah lama ingin saya baca, namun pada akhirnya hanya teronggok begitu saja di atas meja.

Buku-buku itu saya beli pada cetakan pertama dan pada hari pertama penjualan di toko buku, hasil lari-larian setelah pulang kantor demi tiba di toko buku beberapa saat sebelum tutup. Saya menolak membelinya secara online, sebab saya sangat menyukai sensasi menyentuh sampul buku ketika mengambilnya dari rak, membaliknya untuk membaca ringkasan yang tertulis di sampul belakang, memilih cetakan yang bagus tanpa cela, dan membawanya ke kasir untuk dibayar.

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