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Underachiever or Overexpecter?


Today in the Word, MBI, April, 1990, p. 30

An interesting cartoon shows a fourth-grade boy standing toe-to-toe and nose-to-nose with his teacher. Behind them stares a blackboard covered with math problems the boy hasn't finished.

With rare perception the boy says, "I'm not an underachiever, you're an overexpecter!"