Richard Saul Wurman
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"Richard Saul Wurman" is an American architect and graphic designer. Wurman has written and designed over 83 books, and cofounded the TED (conference)/TED (Technology, Entertainment, and Design) conference, as well as the EG conference, TEDMED and the WWW suite of gatherings, in development .

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Three lies we learned in school:1. answering questions as opposed to asking them 2. endless memorization as a learning method; and 3. worshipping at the foot of success rather than understanding failure.