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The scene is taken from "Dead Poets Society" where the teacher Mr. Keating (Robin Williams) taught his students to think different, to seize the day (carpe diem) and to stand up for what is right. His character represents the teacher that I aspire to be like. As a teacher, Mr. Keating challenges students to think for themselves; one of his first assignments is for students to rip our pages from their textbook. His character's believes are echoed in many of today's education talks, students should discover information and formulate their own understanding as opposed to reading what someone else thinks. The film was released in 1989 yet the message could never be more relevant to teachers and students today. With the abundance of information available to our students, it is easy for students to "find the answer" which rarely leads to an enduring understanding.