22 Lessons from Blindness (Part II)

Continued from 22 Lessons from Blindness (Part I)... 13) Just as the sceptre does not make the king, the certificate doesn't make the communicator: 'Just as the habit does not make the monk, the sceptre does not make the king.' 14) Teach situations, not just detached language (TBL): 'Hell, I'll never get out of here, [...]

22 Lessons from Blindness (Part I)

Everything I do, I learn from. Everything I learn, I apply to other areas of life, such as what I learned about teaching and learning from a yoga class and the books Ego is the Enemy and Pour Me: A Life. Here are my most valuable lessons from the stunning Blindness by José Saramago, a dark, dystopian but [...]