To put it more simply, do you think in high school the students with the best grades had the most "successful" and wholesome lives overall? This extreme laziness and lack of motivation has carried over into my late 20s. Author — This is what playing sports is all about. That's why the conclusion of the presentation was that nobody knows what causes grit; that's because the research studied the result and not the cause. Moreover, this idea of grit and success is only applicable to a society of equal rights and opportunities. If everyone could figure this out, the world would be a wonderful place. Remember Thomas Elva Edison?
I conceive it as the ultimate extreme version of hard work, additional to other vital qualities such as perseverance, passion, adaptability, strategic thinking etc Author — This is what playing sports is all about. Author — Goktimus Prime As a student, I feel greatly inspired by this speech. That's why the conclusion of the presentation was that nobody knows what causes grit; that's because the research studied the result and not the cause. I am reminded of this quote often misattributed to John Lennon: In school I was always the smartest kid in every class even though everybody thought I was dumb because I never did anything. Last but not least, success is a relative concept. Grit is defined as " courage and resolve; strength of character". Author — She has no idea how much this has helped me. I do not believe grit can be taught to kids, at least not simply by the ability of parents. I don't think it is as ground breaking as people are making it out to be. There is no point to what I wrote, just felt like venting. LOL Author — Our high school principal plagiarized her graduation speech off of this. Author — robos Just another word for hard work in my opinion. This notion was reinforced by mentors and the biography of very successful people. Author — TheSnorkeler While I agree with everything Miss Duckworth has said, I realize that like or not, human beings are not machines and that we need to realize that we have limits. Author — sojutime nice! IQ is overrated compared to sheer determination and hard work. This extreme laziness and lack of motivation has carried over into my late 20s. Grit is just the manifestation of resolve and self-discipline, and this presentation just took this manifestation as the cause of these students succeeding. Unfortunately, those who are born in poor areas of Africa for example, they would not even have the opportunity to exercise such qualities even if they had them. Author — Wolkify The best Chinese swordsmen and martial art master in the history weren't born with exception talent, they all possessed the Grit. Hard work has been, is and will always be the key to success. Effort, perseverance and 'growth mindset' are qualities that cannot be taught. Author — She just confirmed what Asian parents have known for years.
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