Problems and Explaining Them

When I was 2 years old my mother was taking me back to our little flat by the lake in the baby buggy and I remember (and have re-remembered many times since then, so it seems as fresh and anything else I have experienced) that I had a thought which initially was simply: “Children can solve problems just like adults can – as long as they are explained clearly” but which was followed after a moment with an insight; “so that is the real problem: How to explain the problem clearly!”