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Wresting Color From the Canvas: House Rule #4

Jul 11, 2017 02:20PM ● By Corey Starliper
This 'House Rule' and others can be found in Dan Millman's book Living on Purpose. I accredit all direct quotations regarding the House Rules to Dan Millman. The subsequent lay analysis is mine. 

1. Earth is a school; daily life is our classroom
2. Our teachers appear in many forms
3. We learn best through direct experience
4. Failures are Stepping Stones to Success

Samuel Beckett said: "Try again, fail again, fail better."

Each time we make a mistake, we have a choice. We can learn from that mistake, or we can make it again until we do. Trial and error is the method by which we learn and grow. Big blunders are often the results of minor adjustments that we overlooked and are subsequently made aware of. This is one of many reasons that we learn best through direct experience--it gives us the opportunity to screw up!


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