The Myth Of The Spoiled Child | Quote 01204

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A strong belief in the need to dangle rewards in front of people to “motivate” them— or a fear of failing to do so— implies that people lack not just skills but the desire to acquire them. And that view of our species isn’t just insulting, it’s inaccurate.

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Alfie Kohn

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The Myth Of The Spoiled Child

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