chapter  7
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Curiosity did not kill the cat

Curiosity is the very basis of education and if you tell me that curiosity killed the cat, I say only the cat died nobly.

(Arnold Edinborough, 1922-2006)

No one asks how to motivate a baby. A baby naturally explores everything it can get at, unless restraining forces have already been at work. And this tendency doesn’t die out, it’s wiped out.