On Tools and Professions

Just because I can use a chisel, it does not make me a Carpenter.
Just because I can use a brush, it does not make me a Painter.
Just because I can use a hammer, it does not make me a Builder.`
Just because I can use a pen, it does not make me a Writer.

Just because I can open a door, it does not make me a Locksmith.
Just because I can draw a building, it does not make me an Architect.
Just because I can hold an argument, it does not make me a Politician.
Just because I can repeat a rumour, it does not make me a Journalist.

Just because I can play an instrument, it does not make me a Rockstar.
Just because I can write a story, it does not make me a Bestseller.
Just because I can paint a picture, it does not make me an Artist.
Just because I can look a million dollars, it does not make me a Supermodel.

Just because I can use a spreadsheet, it does not make me an Accountant.
Just because I can use a drawing program, it does not make me a Designer.
Just because I can use a search engine, it does not make me a Specialist.
Just because I can string some words together, it does not make me a Poet.

published 2010.05.07 updated 2017.06.26
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