, 6 tweets, 1 min read Read on Twitter
How to Become a Better Learner

-Willingness to be wrong

-Accepting you don't know anything about anything

-Willingness to learn

-Ready to apply and practice and make mistakes

-Organizing material into Principles and Models, without ego attachment to correctness
-Willingness to be wrong

In studying anything, you want to be an observer first, and make judgements second.

Often when learning something, we rush ourselves into wanting to know the most "right" way, unaware that there are many ways, perspectives, and applications
-Accepting you don't know anything about anything

Your ignorance will always be infinitely greater than your knowledge.

You cannot learn if you're unwilling to have your beliefs challenged in any way shape or form

Truth is proven by reality, not your opinions
-Willingness to learn

many people claim to "want to learn" when in reality they simply want information that reinforces what they already think and believe

This filtering prevents any mental growth. Unless your beliefs are well aligned with truth you are misleading yourself
-Ready to apply and practice and make mistakes

Information is not knowledge, it is information.

Ideas and information that are unwilling to be tested and can exist only in theory are not Truth

Truth proves itself by demonstration, without such proof, its unfounded theory
-Organizing material into Principles and Models, without ego attachment to correctness

Principles exist regardless of changing opinions

Models are the environments that principles create and operate within

Models can change, principles can be expressed different ways
Missing some Tweet in this thread?
You can try to force a refresh.

Like this thread? Get email updates or save it to PDF!

Subscribe to Alexander J.A Cortes
Profile picture

Get real-time email alerts when new unrolls are available from this author!

This content may be removed anytime!

Twitter may remove this content at anytime, convert it as a PDF, save and print for later use!

Try unrolling a thread yourself!

how to unroll video

1) Follow Thread Reader App on Twitter so you can easily mention us!

2) Go to a Twitter thread (series of Tweets by the same owner) and mention us with a keyword "unroll" @threadreaderapp unroll

You can practice here first or read more on our help page!

Follow Us on Twitter!

Did Thread Reader help you today?

Support us! We are indie developers!

This site is made by just three indie developers on a laptop doing marketing, support and development! Read more about the story.

Become a Premium Member ($3.00/month or $30.00/year) and get exclusive features!

Become Premium

Too expensive? Make a small donation by buying us coffee ($5) or help with server cost ($10)

Donate via Paypal Become our Patreon

Thank you for your support!