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Almost everything is learned.

A human being comes into this world with the ability to suck, cry and defecate. Everything else is learned. Even things as basic to our humanity such as how we talk, walk, eat, drink, greet, dress or clean our bodies is learned - which is why every individual has a remarkably distinctive way of doing all these things.

This has two very serious implications:

  • 1) education is indispensable to survival; and
  • 2) a human being can be completely programmed by his or her education. Everything you do and think was influenced by your education.
Coordinate #2 Learning is natural, schools are not