Are you still a student of life? Are you continually learning new things ? You can’t expect to be an effective leader or a positive influence if you’re not in the process of learning more and getting better at what you love.
When I was younger I had the belief, that once I learned something I was done with it. Now I know that you are never done, and if you are done, you may be six feet under or sitting in an urn on a mantel.
Enjoy the pursuit of knowledge. This allows you to have your own ideas about life, instead of the media, or a stranger telling you what is true . It will give you the opportunity to influence and shape the future. Not only for yourself, but also for the ones who come after you.
Make a list of all the things you want to learn before you die, and whom will you teach it to?