Re: DSM: The Gifted (Was: Re: Sudbury Charter Schools)

From: Ardeshir Mehta, N.D. (ardeshir@sympatico.ca)
Date: Fri Mar 01 2002 - 09:59:22 EST


Hi Andre:

Andre Sanchez wrote:

> I am sorry Ardeshir, but the problem with what??

The problem with a life of destitution, of course.

Best,

Ardeshir <http://homepage.mac.com/ardeshir/AllMyFiles.html>

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>
> André Sanchez
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Ardeshir Mehta, N.D. <ardeshir@sympatico.ca>
> To: <discuss-sudbury-model@sudval.org>
> Sent: Friday, March 01, 2002 8:58 AM
> Subject: Re: DSM: The Gifted (Was: Re: Sudbury Charter Schools)
>
> > Hi David, and friends,
> >
> >
> >
> <snip>
> >
> > The problem with this is, how are the gifted -- or for that matter,
> > anyone who devotes himself/herself to the pursuit of anything but
> > money -- to *make a living*? As Einstein rightly said, "Science is a
> > wonderful thing, but one should not expect to make money from it."
> > And the same goes for art, logic, mathematics ... the list is endless.
> >
> > A scientist, mathematician or artist may be lucky, sometimes, like
> > Einstein, who got a paid job doing something of no practical value.
> > But leaving it to luck is hardly a solution. Consider Vincent Van
> > Gogh, who was not so lucky.
> >
> >
> >
> > Best,
> >
> > Ardeshir <http://homepage.mac.com/ardeshir/AllMyFiles.html>.

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