Jack of all trades

The quote about being a jack of all trades is *not* originally derogatory towards people who are pretty good at a lot of things.

Here it is in full:

“A jack of all trades is a master of none, but oftentimes better than a master of one.”

Robert Greene originally wrote this in reference to William Shakespeare.

So next time someone tells you to “just pick one thing” or “it’s better to S P E C I A L I Z E,” maybe you can ignore them.

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