Brick and mortar are used for building buildings, but if one wants to become a true learner, one needs to become like a sponge for if one puts a sponge into a pool of water, it sucks it up, if one puts a brick into a pool of water, it just gets wet.
And it doesn’t matter the sources the information comes from, because one can learn off anyone and from any situation if one is continually open for learning.
Principles Of Training – Tom “Tinman” Schwartz
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And of course, at the heart of any true learner is the concept of a growth mindset.
Growth Mindset V Fixed Mindset
Mindset – Carol Dweck
If one wants to become a proper learner, become like a sponge, absorbing the information, and through the accumulation of knowledge, a newer body of work will emerge