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    • That’s because smart kids get lazy because the school system doesn’t challenge them at a young age and they develop lazy habits because the stuff they learn comes easy to them
      ADUB330 4 aug
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    • Because schools test your memory, not your knowledge
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    • I mean it kind of depends, there are definitely smart kids in class that go on to do important things. The valedictorian of my class developed the treatment that cured one of the two people who have been cured of HIV/AIDS
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    • He just becomes depressed due to trying to live up to a high standard
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    • The kid who lived at home and went to community college got his nursing degree, makes $60k a year, no debt, and just went on a 20 day road trip to Yellowstone were he proposed to his girlfriend. His name is Mike and he’s an absolute unit
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    • Because you can’t just be smart you have to do something with that smart
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    • Teacher:
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    • Remember kids the average millionaire graduates college with a 2.9
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    • My GPA is over 4.0, my SAT 1420, all my AP scores are three or above, and I have a Mensa qualifying IQ test. But since I'm not filthy rich and I can't throw a ball too far, I'm going to Mediocre U, in state.
      DrQuanta 5 aug
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    • I did good on the first test one time and my teacher said she was picking me to be her special student. i didn’t do good once after that and she told me I was dissapointing
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    • I literally had teachers tell me I’m guna be nothing because of how often I goofed off. I now make 6 figures, have a qt million dollars in stock, and own two homes. I’m turning 25 next week.
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    • My teachers always told my parents I was smart but lazy and it's true. I got the highest scores on every test we took (except when we got to common core math) but I just didn't do homework. I honestly could barely stay awake during core classes in highschool but put me and in construction room or
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    • I was an aggressively just above average student. My parents won a lottery when I was in 8th grade. I haven’t worked hard a day in my life, I know I’m blessed. To clarify 1/2
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    • Who else out being wastes of potential and was giving the lecture in school
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    • Yeah, it's almost like people who only focus on academics tend to not have personalities, and you judging me for "not having ambitions" just because I dont give a fuck about school is super fuckin unjust and rude, jessica. Fuck you, I have ambitions. I have life long goals. They just dont need me
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    • Tmw the smartest and most talented child in your class turns to drugs and just becomes a tradesmen
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    • That's why I'm giving up on being the smart kid. I still read and pass tests but I don't really try. I'm going to college but not for math and science like every wanted.
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    • Lol
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    • You were pressured to be the best, then once you go to university you realize you were just slightly above average all along, it’s a vicious circle
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    • There was this super smart kid I went to highschool with, he passed with a 4.0 GPA and I passed with a 2.8 GPA. He went to college for 4 years and I stayed in town. I'm now a CNA making $10.50 an hour and he's back in town, in debt flipping burgers for $7.15.
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    • Yea... its honestly pretty funny growing up and seeing everyone in highschool go on. All the super smart people with 4.0s and everything just work a high end normal boring 8h shift with a decent salary of around 80-100k. Then all the fuck offs are either in jail, in debt, or millionaires already. Th
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    • I am that smart kid :(
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    • markiplier tried to be an engineer, id say hes pretty smart
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    • It is because we are fucking lazy
      davinpe 5 aug
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    • Some of them are just going to be farmers
      OB1KNOB 4 aug
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    • Black live matter rioters when they get arrested for burning down a children’s hospital*
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    • There's a difference between being smart and being obedient. Good little obedient children thrive in structured environments with rules and punishments. That does not mean they are intelligent; usually it is the opposite. People who love authority tend to be dumb af
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    • It's a test of complacency and obedience. Not necessarily one's maximum work ethic towards a goal they actually want to achieve or intelligence.
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    • Success isn’t about being smart, it’s about how hard your willing to fail and get back up from it.
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    • Yeah I dropped outta school, and I see alot of people who I was suppose to graduate with, still living with parents, and jobless, I have a house and abit of land now. And a stable job
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    • I was only smart in History so all the other teachers would get mad at me and ask why don't you try like you do in History?
      Durza 4 aug
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    • “You had so much potential”
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    • “You were the chosen one”
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    • I want to be an entrepreneur, but it's legit just scary thinking about it's kinda just an all or nothing sorta thing. Wish me luck boys
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    • Quick question, can other people see my name in green? Because it has never been like this
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    • He cute
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    • Said the kid failing all classes
      Namatame 5 aug
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    • Emotional intelligence is better predictor of success than anything else
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    • Why does markipler look like a bitch
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    • And the kid who took shop makes more than him
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    • Oh boy, a post about education on iFunny! I sure do wonder what insightful words of advice I will receive from kids far younger than I am!
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    • It's funny because Mark went to school to be a bioengineer
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    • Unnus
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    • Teachers when the kid they hated most and thought was going nowhere becomes the most successful
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    • I don’t think teachers give a flying fuck what you do once you graduate. Unless you are related or sucked their dick the whole year
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    • True success is Eternal
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    • Or when the stupidest becomes president
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    • My gpa is like my iq. Negative
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    • Instead he becomes a YouTuber
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    • I just want to make videogames
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    • Smartest people don’t make up the 1% folks, but the cleverest entrepreneurs do
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    • Either drugs or depression got em
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    • Yea smartest kids in my school ended up getting arrested and kicked out of school
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    • It's as if schools grade you on your memory and ability to follow rules rather than knowledge
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    • People think I'm going to be the next president. I just wanna bideogame
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    • It's the best feeling ever. I was the student who skipped all the time and kept a c average. What they didn't know was that I was working the whole time I was skipping. Don't need a degree or a diploma to make seven figures a year.
      TreyCole 7 aug
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    • It’s almost like the school system failed him
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    • Mark was supposed to an engineer
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    • Meeeeeee
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    • No I just got fucking depressed
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    • A lot of the “smart” kids were also in a lot of art classes such as theater and choir. They were also all rich so they got special treatment since their parents donated a lot of money to the school. 90% of them are doing horrible on their own now that they’re not in school anymore.
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    • And instead O.D’s on heroine
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    • i’m smart but don’t do everything i should i’m a freshman but i used to be a straight A student now i’m not why? because grades test obedience not intelligence so when i don’t do my work i considered stupid but when i do and just look up every answer i’m smart all of a sudden
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    • smart means nothing without motivation or passion. I was valedictorian, got a 33 ACT score without studying, and only cared about grades, but now I'm just trudging towards a stem degree with no drive to accomplish anything. finding something you are passionate about makes success much easier to find
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    • Sad I was the smartest and my school wanted me to fail the most in life
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    • Always the kids with the ok to bad grades became more successful than the smart all a kids idk why
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    • Kanye West was least likely to succeed in high school now hes a very famous rapper, has his own clothing brand, and hes a candidate to be the president.
      SwoleGod 6 aug
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    • Wonder why
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    • All the "successful" kids i went to high school with became tweaker weirdos. The "dumb kids" became smart badasses
      ManGuy 6 aug
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    • The teacher:
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    • Some become self inflated of their own image and HS ends up being their best years of life.
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    • Two factors in success are controlling and understanding your emotions and iq one without enough of the other may lead to failure
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    • Dumb and loud people can become extremely successful. For example- Trump and Biden
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    • success doesn't come from talent or intelligence most of the time, it comes from being good at networking
      ET61666 6 aug
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    • School is boring as shit but I preform well on tests even if I don’t pay attention. Public school curriculum is wack as fuck.
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    • Honestly, i was once the smartest in my class. Now im the kid who comes once a month
      Kiriyo 6 aug
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      MacauliflowerCulkin 6 aug
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    • Speak for yourself I'm a web developer now. And I'm NOT a virgin
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    • There is no education in school only memorization
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    • They’re usually depressed and smart or lacking a real mentor. Don’t so drugs kids. That includes alcohol:)
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    • The smart girl from my bio class came out with her own makeup line and im fuckign shook. Like sonia ive known you since 5th grade, you never ONCE wore makeup to school, only wore it to prom and the sweetheart dance and that was only lipstick
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    • Just become a person is good at subjects doesn't really mean they are a smart person
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    • Had a girl in my physics class that was an absolute genius and made the rest of our class look like we didn’t evolve from apes, after we graduated she enlisted in the Army, completely blew our minds
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    • bad kids not working at McDonald's
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    • I remember being made fun of in school for being smart. Then everyone was confused af when I dropped out of college and pursued music. School prepares you for more shcool which prepares you for a shit job. I chose my passion so I’ll never work a day in my eye
      cfreak 5 aug
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    • It’s almost like people who get all that praise get egotistical who would of thought
      Synarchy 5 aug
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    • Being a good student and having a really high IQ are 2 very different things. Really smart people will only excel at math and science, they will preform badly at English and history. People with a really high IQ won’t get rich, people with a decently high IQand a good EQ will do make a fine living
      rdoz 5 aug
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    • When I was in 7th grade my math teacher told me in front of the whole class he wished he had a mind like mine. Now I’m just depressed.
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    • And then everyone else flips him and the teacher off cause it was always favoritism
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    • My hs teacher told me I would never get anywhere and he had a lot to say once I said I was going to Community college. I am now working on my masters and his son, has tried getting a piece of this cooch with no success. I should break his sons heart.
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    • The only reason I’m “smart” in school is because I’m forced to by my parents
      Shnoonox 5 aug
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    • I feel called out. I hate running into people and basically getting the "oh I thought you'd be somebody by now" convo
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    • This kid at my school had the highest possible weighted and unweighted GPA, got 1580 SAT, 36 ACT, and became valedictorian. He became an art major.
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    • Yeah. Thats how it is.
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    • Person who graduated valedictorian at my school got a bachelor's degree and now works as a social worker. I went to a tech school and got an associate's degree to be a Firefighter/Paramedic. No idea what she's making, but I bet it's less than me.
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