Quotes: Sink-or-Swim Mentor

I never teach my pupils. I only attempt to provide the conditions in which they can learn.

Jack: You have to manage these people, Lemon. It's your show. You have the tools, now get out there and build the house, add on the pool and throw yourself into the deep end.
Liz: What if I can't swim?
Jack: Then I'll do what my father did when I was two - lure you to the edge of the pool with a puppy and push you in.
Liz: Yikes.

Gobber the Belch: "I believe in learning on the job." (Releases a dragon)

Chief Judge: Sink or swim. Chuck her in the deep end.
Judge Dredd: It's all the deep end.

So you can throw me to the wolves
Tomorrow I will come back
Leader of the whole pack
Beat me black and blue
Every wound will shape me
Every scar will build my throne...
— "Throne", by Bring Me The Horizon