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“Since we cannot know what knowledge will be most needed in the future, it is senseless to try to…”

“Since we cannot know what knowledge will be most needed in the future, it is senseless to try to teach it in advance. Instead, we should try to turn out people who love learning so much and learn so well that they will be able to learn whatever needs to be learned.”

- John Holt
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“Men and women wanted for hazardous journey, small wages, bitter cold, long months of complete…”

“Men and women wanted for hazardous journey, small wages, bitter cold, long months of complete darkness, constant danger, safe return doubtful, honor and recognition in case of success.”

- By Sir Ernest Shackleton. Spotted this quote on the hiring part of a Careers page on Skillshare. And I love it.
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"The difference between ‘involvement’ and ‘commitment’ is like an…"

“The difference between ‘involvement’ and ‘commitment’ is like an eggs-and-ham breakfast: the chicken was ‘involved’, the pig was ‘committed’”

- Unknown
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