Yes but no. Depends on the circumstances I guess.
Well it can certainly help in the field of hypnosis / hypnotherapy by unlocking the subconscious mind to be open to new ideas and a flow of information.
Although let’s not through the baby out with the bathwater – as most of us have qualifications both formal and informal which have helped us in our different paths in life.
So, I like the image and the sentiment behind it but like everything it is never as clear cut as you would like to think.