The path of education is not a going out and learning things. The path of education is a drawing out of yourself and others the experiences and actions that lead to progress and growth. The role of the educator is to present information and skills to those receiving education and training. As well as to draw out insights in the person that let that skill crystallize in their functional awareness, rather than remaining as a pointless abstraction.
True education and spirituality are the same thing. God is life and love. You might say that the purpose of life is so that God can grow.
“Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death” Albert Einstein (German born American Physicist. 1879-1955)
“Tell me and I’ll forget; show me and I may remember; involve me and I’ll understand.” Chinese Proverbs
“A man’s errors are his portals of discovery.” James Joyce (Irish novelist, 1882-1941)
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