You have teenagers thinking they're going to make millions as NBA stars when that's not realistic for even 1 percent of them. Becoming a scientist or engineer is.
If history is any indication, all truths will eventually turn out to be false.
More than ever, the world needs good engineers. However, the pool of talent is shrinking not growing.
Everybody has to be able to participate in a future that they want to live for. That's what technology can do.
I do not want to waste any time. And if you are not working on important things, you are wasting time.
I would argue that education, actual learning - it is hard work. It's very personal. Your parents don't teach you anything. Your teachers don't teach you anything. The government doesn't teach you anything. You read it. You don't understand it; you read it again. You break a pencil and read it again.