Education and Learning
“He gets down to the end of his life and he looks back and decides that all those years he suffered, those were the best years of his life. Because they made him who he was. All those years he was happy, you know, total waste. He didn’t learn a thing.”
“The world doesn't need another parking lot. It needs a place where kid's minds can grow.”
“Anyone can memorize facts and figures. The real way to learn anything is to go out and experience it. Let your curiosity lead you.”
“Any process worth going through will get tougher before it gets easier. That’s what makes learning a gift, even though pain is your teacher.”
"Teaching is crowd control."
"Evolution does not necessarily reward intelligence; there are no natural predators to thin the herd. It began to simply reward those who reproduced the most, which left the intelligent to become an endangered species."
"A man learns nothing from winning. The act of losing however, can illicit great wisdom."
“Some lessons can't be taught, Elektra. They must be lived to be understood.”
“Life's hard. It's supposed to be. If we didn't suffer, we'd never learn anything.”
“Right now, the lessons of my life are coming in handy for you.”