Monthly Archives: August 2012

Extract Straight From The Movies #2

In this post I’m gonna continued extracting quotes from movies. All of the movies were movies that i’ve watched. So this is a handpicked quotes, not something-random-but-sounds-cool quotes, although some of the quotes I’m gonna quoted here today will naturally cool ūüėÄ

Here it goes:

The Shawshank Redemption (1994):

Andy Dufresne: She was beautiful. God I loved her. I just didn’t know how to show it, that’s all. I killed her, Red. I didn’t pull the trigger, but I drove her away. And that’s why she died, because of me.

Andy Dufresne: You know the funny thing is, on the outside I was an honest man, straight as an arrow. I had to come to prison to be a crook.

Andy Dufresne: That’s the beauty of music. They can’t get that from you… Haven’t you ever felt that way about music?
Red: I played a mean harmonica as a younger man. Lost interest in it though. Didn’t make much sense in here.¬†
Andy Dufresne: Here’s where it makes the most sense. You need it so you don’t forget.¬†
Red: Forget?  Read the rest of this entry


taken for granted

take¬†someone or something¬†for granted —¬†to expect someone or something to be always available to serve in some way without thanks or recognition; to value someone or something too lightly.¬†(

Gw selalu mikir kalo gw sering di-taken for granted¬†ama orangtua gw. Gw pernah bahas ini dengan orangtua gw dan gw bilang secara terus terang ke mereka, kalo gw sebel karna mereka taken for granted gw banget. Beberapa hari terakhir ini, gw baru mikir lagi dan nyadar kalo jangan-jangan yang sebenernya melakukan taken for granted ini justru gw sendiri…..terhadap mereka. Read the rest of this entry