Something To Think About: Stephen Hawking

Stephen Hawking in Cambridge.jpg
Stephen Hawking in Cambridge” by Doug Wheller – originally posted to Flickr as Professor Stephen Hawking in Cambridge. Licensed under CC BY 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons.

I was never top of the class at school, but my classmates must have seen potential in me, because my nickname was ‘Einstein.’
–Stephen Hawking

Hawking just goes to show that our potential is not always measured by the grades we get. Instead, learning how to apply the knowledge we gain seems to be the most important thing we can learn in school.

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