WPC: Unlearn & Relearn

I wish I was like Mark Twain who said, “I never let my schooling interfere with my education”. But since I wasn’t as smart, I will settle for his other quote:

“Education consists mainly in what we have unlearned.

The theme for the Daily Post Weekly Photo challenge is New Horizons. We are challenged to think ahead, perhaps make resolutions, or just express our future goals and targets.

As this year draws to a close and I complete just over a year of blogging, all I want to do is to be able to see things in a way I have never seen before and be able to give voice to unheeded thoughts and emotions that lie just below the surface, hover over the edges but are resolutely ignored or overlooked just because of a deeply ingrained need to conform to perceived expectations.

And also, write shorter sentences.

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A view of the diamond studded mighty Ganga as she makes her way sedately to her destination – the Bay of Bengal. Quite a change from the whooshing gushing tumultuous rapids of the Ganga where I grew up.

“The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.” ~ Albert Einstein

“The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn and relearn.” – Alvin Toffler

“To develop a complete mind: study the science of art; study the art of science. Learn how to see. Realize that everything connects to everything else.’ – Leonardo da Vinci

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