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|“But you can change behavior, Mr. Rutherford. What we are at the genetic level |
doesn't change that we have the right to choose who we are, whether we choose
to be human. . .or choose to be monsters. Someone born with a congenital ...
|New directions. Just because a decision is right at the time, doesn't mean it's right |
later. ... But they haven't so the problems get bigger once they change their minds
yet again. ... And fourth, a certain someone's fascination will pass in time.
|This is the guy who doesn't say much because he doesn't have to! He sneers a |
lot, ... But for some reason it is okay to make this guy the hero because he is
stealing from someone who has a lot of money. ... These guys can't do anything
|Sometimes heroic action cements a person's image as a hero. In that case, the |
appraisal doesn't change. ... where he got in a fight over a Cajun Queen, and a
crashing blow from a big right hand sent a Louisiana man to the promised land.
David K. Johnson - 2009 - 320 pages
|Each of those events is fated, right? But suppose someone has also painted |
everything that won't occur and hung his or her paintings in the gallery. You walk
through the gallery, unable to ... Your ignorance doesn't change the fact that the
events depicted in Isaac's paintings are inevitable. The same is true of
|“Right. We can actually change the main system for a time—usually an hour or so |
before it 'heals' itself and repairs what it thinks is a data injury.” “But there ... It
means Personnel of Planetary Origin, the official term . . . someone squirted into
deepspace work from a drop—a gravity well. ... One doesn't expect dropsquirts to
get all the nuances of Fleet social structure right away . . . when did you join,
|After learning that he is the son of a mortal woman and Poseidon, god of the sea, twelve-year-old Percy is sent to a summer camp for demigods like himself, and joins his new friends on a quest to prevent a war between the gods.|
|The hero doesn't just accept the situation. He takes action. He changes things.” “|
Or she takes action,” chided Martin. Now it was Jeff's turn to laugh. “That's right.
After all, Jasmin is the hero here.” Then something else occurred to Jeff.
|But I can ask her what she thinks about the issue itself, right? That's not pathetic. |
... “It doesn't matter what I think.” “Come on. Please? ... We didn't always change
the right things and we didn't always get our way, but we tried. And I'm glad to ...
|team doesn't win, no one wins. Likewise, there are no individual heroes in the |
circle of change, but rather a collection of influence and strengths made ... FORM
THE CIRCLE The first challenge, then, is to get the right people in the circle.