I love this! I totally agree with this way of thinking. I make a similar analogy in my own story which I shared on the Huffington Post at http://www.huffingtonpost.com/youthbuild-usa/searching-for-superman-an_b_2760905.html
Our job as adults is to unlock the amazing abilities our young people come with by creating the right space for it! We don't create their ability we help them unleash it!