Give yourself the opportunity to expand your knowledge by exposing yourself to new things. Do not allow the unfamiliar to be a threat or a detriment to your growth.
Be aware of what the abilities you have and others you are able to obtain. Be open-minded to new ideas and strategies when handling different situations.
Learn how to be resourceful – self-taught – so you do not always have to rely on someone else to teach you. Not to say there is anything wrong with seeking help, but know you have the ability to be self-reliant.
Through life you can learn many things, and you gain knowledge through them, but having educational knowledge is just as valuable; if anything, it just enhances the essence of who you are as a person.
And most of all learn how to F.L.Y. (First Love Yourself)