27 October 2007

Bouncing around my head

This thought has been on my mind a bit lately, though I know not why:

The world will go as it will, not as you or I would have it.

Marion Zimmer Bradley, Thendara House


Brett said...

The reasonable man adapts himself to the conditions that surround him... The unreasonable man adapts surrounding conditions to himself... All progress depends on the unreasonable man.

George Bernard Shaw
Man and Superman: A Comedy and Philosophy 1894

Brett said...

Publication date above is wrong, 1905 apparently. My poor memory to blame.