here … stop bad things from happening. “And here’s the place where she got to that deep acknowledgement … We cannot protect ourselves from life’s vicissitudes,” Krug told me. “They just happen. And to pretend that we can is dangerous.”
Here’s the secret about education — and life: Nobody can teach you anything. Not really. The sooner you accept that, the better. Even the greatest teachers can only show you how to teach yourself.
That’s always been true. But now it’s especially true. The shape of information has changed. If you sit around waiting for someone to show you how to do something, your butt’s going to get numb.