Make Gifts For People – John Green


Berikut kalimat dari John Green dichannel youtube-nya “vlogbrothers“, yang menginspirasi Gavin Aung Than sang ZenPencils my fave auhor!


Do not make stuff because you want to make MONEY. It will never make you enough money. Do not make stuff because you want to get FAMOUS. Because you will never feel famous enough.

Make GIFTS for people, and work hard on making those gifts in the hope that those people will notice.

Maybe they will notice how hard you worked. And maybe they won’t. And if they don’t notice, I know it is frustrating. But ultimately, that doesn’t change anything because your responsibility not to the people you are making the gift for..




Yaps, kalau menurut saya yang dibilang tuan John Green ini dalem banget. Ndak hanya bicara berkreasi bukan untuk “uang” dan “ketenaran” tapi iklash untuk dihadiahkan ke orang lain.

Pun, at the end, kalau orang ndak notice, hakikinya kreatifitas pekerjaan itu yah untuk “hasil kreatifitas” itu sendiri. Bingung yah? Well, saya juga awalnya bingung, tapi Alhamdulillahnya sampai ini dituliskan dimari saya masih juga ndak faham. Halah. βœŒοΈπŸ˜…

See the complete sketchnote here:

Selamat pagi semua jiwa-jiwa kreatif yang sedang menghasilkan karya. Semoga berhasil apapun tujuannya. πŸ™πŸ˜


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