“Basically, I question everything, and I’m always eager to learn new things,” she said. “I don’t ever want to stop learning.”
The girl featured in Jim Dey’s piece has an amazing attitude and outlook on life. I mean, how many people can say that becoming a chess grandmaster is just one goal among many to follow afterwards? Wow.
I cannot add anything to what Mr. Dey has written. All I can do is hope that everyone has the opportunity and courage to adopt a similar attitude towards life. If there are roadblocks that stand in way, how do we obliterate them?
Another uplifting story in today’s paper comes from Jim Rossow about a visit to Unit 4′ READY program: