I believe everyone has a natural gift of some kind. It is my idea that all people are talanted at one thing or another. Myself, I am an artist. I have been able to draw pictures very lifelike naturally since I was a child. Once I studied art in college, I easily got A’s in my studio classes. I would accept any challenge, and find an answer. I’m not bragging, just using myself as an example.
People see my art and say “I wish I could draw, I’m no good at that”. That’s when I look for their gift. Some have the “gift of gab”. Some can bend their elbows backwards. I know a boy who can hear a song and play it back on piano beautifully, but can not read a note of music. There are people who listen, who can whistle, dance, think, make love, write poetry, tell stories, build a fire, fix a computer, find things, solve problems, break things, lose things, anything someone effortlessly does well is their gift.
I believe no one culture is better than an other, some people just have “knack” for things. I believe anyone can do anything they set their mind to,but I know from experience, I do not have a “knack” for math!
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