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Make didactic mistakes

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Intentionally try to succeed so you can make mistakes and learn from them. Go so far as trying everything so you can eliminate the stuff you don’t like.

Most people fear mistakes because they can’t come to peace with failure. But the right answer is a result of the mistakes you make. You can only progress in working backward.

Mistakes are learning opportunities in disguise. Willful error is how learned as kids. It may have hurt but we usually kept going.

New endeavors seed the brain with new neurons and connection points — the oldest minds can become young again.

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By Wells Baum

Wells Baum is a daily blogger who writes about Life & Arts. He's also the author of and four books.