🥔 , 🥚 , And ☕️ Bean — Let’s Talk About The Pot

The role of the cooking container in this metaphor

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Are you an egg, a potato, or a coffee bean?

The same boiling water that softens the potato hardens the egg. It’s about what you’re made of, not the circumstances. (Source)




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