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.