The Bible says "the meek shall inherit the Earth," but what it really should've said is: "the geeks shall inherit the Earth" (it also could've been A LOT clearer about pretty much everything else in there so religious nutbags would know that God doesn't want them to be dicks to people in his name—BUT THAT'S ANOTHER DISCUSSION ENTIRELY).
Nerd culture has completely shifted the power dynamics in the world at-large. Don't believe me? Take a look at the world's richest people—they're all geeks like Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, and Warren Buffet.
If you want to know how to succeed in high school, talk to a jock. If you want to know how to succeed in life, talk to a geek, or pick up a copy of Geek Wisdom ($12, Barnes & Noble), which compiles the advice of geeks from all walks of life to give you awesome perspective on everything.