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liz Tuohy

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What if learning, rigorous learning, was a part of everyday life? How would it change us, our communities, our countries, the world?

When was the last time you "had to know" something? Does learning something require at its conclusion a test? In living life, with no requirements to learn, how many people today learn something new and difficult everyday? I'm suggesting that without the need to learn something new and difficult everyday, our minds become less able to process, and this in itself leads to becoming unaware. When this is a common descriptor of populations, its effects on world health in every area are devastating.

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  • Jul 12 2011: Humbly...
    Rigorous daily learning and rigorous daily self-examination must go hand-in-hand.

    Ray

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