Jason Enzo Aslanian
there is the act of going through the motions of what needs to be done to survive and even thrive in a particular environment.
there’s also what drives you inside and brings you to do the things you do
there’s no reason that one must be connected to the other and I don’t think they always are
in highly constructed artificial environments like school, most of these behaviors are coping skills and not innate or even trained but rather deliberate choices