“Sadly, most artists and most linchpins learn their skills and attitudes despite school, not because of it.” -Godin
Read Seth Godin’s newest book, Stop Stealing Dreams (which is free, click here.)
Personally, I hated school and loathed everything about it. I hated the early start times, the rigid schedules, the pointless homework, and the general polarized social stigma of it all. Teachers and admins included.
Looking back at those doldrum years and the way I acted I wonder why anyone put up with me. And then I remember what I was like after 2:40 PM in the afternoon.
“Education isn’t a problem until it serves as a buffer from the world and a refuge from the risk of failure.” -Godin