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5 Life Lessons from the Rubik's Cube

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5 Life Lessons from the Rubik's Cube
As a geometry teacher, I like to keep a Rubik's Cube in my room. The students usually seem to think it's a way for me to show off (my average time is about two minutes... not championship level, but fast enough to be impressive).

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Life Lessons from the Rubik’s Cube

Life Lessons from the Rubik’s Cube
  1. It is easier to create chaos than to create order. We prefer order, but creating it takes effort.
  2. Approaching order sometimes involves creating more chaos. Steps backward are often necessarily to move forward with integrity.
  3. You cannot resolve chaos all at once. Pick your battles. You cannot solve everything at once.
  4. Chaos is easier because there are more ways to be chaotic.
  5. To the uninitiated, systematic applications of complex patterns look like magic.

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