Six life lessons we learned from Jaden and Willow Smith’s interview

The brother and sister duo covered such topics as time, apples, quantum physics?

Six life lessons we learned from Jaden and Willow Smith’s interview

Jaden and Willow Smith, the famous offspring of Will and Jada Smith were interviewed by the New York Time’s T magazine recently and lets just say they taught us a thing or two …. we think.

The brother and sister duo covered such topics as time, apples and quantum physics?

And here are some life lessons that we've learned:

1. School is overrated.

JADEN: Here’s the deal: School is not authentic because it ends. It’s not true, it’s not real. Our learning will never end. The school that we go to every single morning, we will continue to go to.

2. Time does not exist

WILLOW: “I mean, time for me, I can make it go slow or fast, however I please,” she says. “That’s how I know it doesn’t exist.”

3. Breathing is important

WILLOW: Breathing is meditation; life is a meditation. You have to breathe in order to live, so breathing is how you get in touch with the sacred space of your heart.

JADEN: When babies are born, their soft spots bump: It has, like, a heartbeat in it. That’s because energy is coming through their body, up and down.

Breathe. Got it!

4. And so are apples

JADEN: "When you think about an apple, you also think about the opposite of an apple. It’s a tool for understanding mathematics and things with two separate realities. But for creativity: That comes from a place of oneness. That’s not a duality consciousness."

Apples. Check!

5. Final Cut Pro (a video editing software) is worth having - as it shocks people?

What are the things worth having?

JADEN: Something that’s worth buying to me is like Final Cut Pro or Logic.

WILLOW: A canvas. Paint. A microphone.

JADEN: Anything that you can shock somebody with. The only way to change something is to shock it. If you want your muscles to grow, you have to shock them. If you want society to change, you have to shock them.

WILLOW: That’s what art is, shocking people. Sometimes shocking yourself.

6. And finally read more ancient texts - or just simply write your own.

What have you been reading?

WILLOW: Quantum physics. Osho.

JADEN: “The Ancient Secret of the Flower of Life” and ancient texts; things that can’t be pre-dated.

WILLOW: That’s what I do with novels. There’re no novels that I like to read so I write my own novels, and then I read them again, and it’s the best thing.

JADEN: Willow’s been writing her own novels since she was 6.

We will try and take all points on board guys!

Though we are still slightly clueless on what the interview was about, one thing we do know is that we are very excited for what is to come from these two.

JADEN: I have a goal to be just the most craziest person of all time. And when I say craziest, I mean, like, I want to do like Olympic-level things. I want to be the most durable person on the planet.

WILLOW: I think by the time we’re 30 or 20, we’re going to be climbing as many mountains as we can possibly climb.

Read the full interview here - you might even learn about the melancholiness of the ocean.

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