A woman dropped out of school in the 6th grade to assist on the family farm. She never gave up on her dream of getting an education. Ella Washington graduated with a college degree in interdisciplinary studies — at 89 years of age.
Next time Poindexter (inner critic) hands you an excuse designed to thwart your dream, remember Exhibit A.
Source: 89 year old 6th grade dropout earns her college degreee