But, but, but if you teach a man to fish instead of just giving him a fish, he won't be able to conform to today's society! Ok, sarcasm off. Such a tremendous thing you are doing Dan by encouraging this young man! I hope he heeds your instruction!
The bit of money I sat aside is not that much and I have it rigged so it does not pay unless it goes to a school. Not that I don't trust the kid but he is young and things 'happen'. The rest is up to him. He is bright and seems to wolf down everything that I show him. I hope that fire stays with him for a long time.
"Make it your ambition to lead a quiet life, to mind your own business, and to work with your hands, just as we told you, so that your daily life may win the respect of outsiders and so that you will not be dependent on anybody."