Lightly comical yet so fuhreakin’ true, especially the bit about our perception of science when we were young versus when we actually dive into it.
It’s not easy being a postgraduate student. Sure, there’s an intellectual challenge and the motivation that comes from doing work you’re genuinely interested in, at least most of the time. But there’s also a lot of poverty, difficulty adjusting to studying in a new environment, loneliness and worry about thefuture. We wish we could solve these problems….but HOW?