Around age 11, Bill Gates started to become a problem for his parents.
He refused to do the things his mom asked of him, like cleaning his room and showing up on time to dinner.
Research suggests that there is in fact a connection between defiance and rule-breaking in adolescence and earning a high income later in life.
Obedience is over-rated! Dis-obedient (but channelized) kids are more likely to do better in life!