When I enrolled in college at age 19, I had a total of eight years of formal classroom education. As a result, I was not comfortable with formal lectures and receiving regular homework assignments.
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It is smarter to borrow from nature than to reinvent the wheels.
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I preferred to study those subjects that were of interest to me.
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I wanted to become a mathematician, physicist or astronomer.
The hardships that I encountered in the past will help me succeed in the future.
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Due to financial reasons, I dropped out of school after eight years of formal schooling.
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The 65,536 processors were inside the Connection Machine.
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