Zorba the Hutt (zorbathut) wrote,
Zorba the Hutt


College is no longer useful for me, because I've learned how to learn.

The classes I'm in are all waaaaay too slow. Even the ones on subjects that I don't know. I could buy the textbook and assimilate it in two weeks, two hours a day, at least well enough to know where to find things that I don't know. I've done that before, since leaving college, and I really enjoyed it too.

Right now, I'm sitting there bored listening to things that I admittedly don't know, but that I most assuredly do know after glancing at the slide for fifteen seconds . . . and then watching the professor explain the slide for five minutes. Or more.

And I'm paying how many thousands of dollars to progress through at a snail's pace?

I could probably do just as good of a job by renting a house in the middle of nowhere, buying some textbooks, and holing up and learning for a year or three. And I'd have far more time to go out and have fun, too. *And* I'd end up with a lot more money left over at the end of it.

I think my decision is made. I don't have to decide immediately, of course, but . . . I can't think of anything that would change my mind.

On the other hand, that's why I'm mulling it over.

Comments definitely appreciated.
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