What can Star Wars teach us about the value of being “young” or “old” as well as the power to reinvent yourself?

Episode 1, the Grand Master of the Jedi High Council, Yoda, points out that Anakin Skywalker is too “old” to train as a Jedi. Anakin is quite young, yet a teenager, but he does not qualify for training. Anakin’s understanding of anger and fear would be difficult to overcome in training, and these traits would lead to the dark side of the force. In Episode V, The Empire Strikes Back,…

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What can Star Wars teach us about the value of being “young” or “old” as well as the power to reinvent yourself?
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