I think the big mistake in schools is trying to teach children anything, and by using fear as the basic motivation. Fear of getting failing grades, fear of not staying with your class, etc. Interest can produce learning on a scale compared to fear as a nuclear explosion to a firecracker.
|—||Stanley Kubrick (via cobie-smulders)|
… the devil doesn’t come dressed in a red cape and pointy horns. He comes as everything you’ve ever wished for …
|—||Tucker Max, Assholes Finish First (via fawun)|