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Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
Adapt yourself to the things among which your lot has been cast and love sincerely the fellow creatures with whom destiny has ordained that you shall live.
Adapt or perish, now as ever, is nature's inexorable imperative.
H. G. Wells
Reasonable men adapt to the world around them; unreasonable men make the world adapt to them. The world is changed by unreasonable men.
Edwin Louis Cole
As a kid I had buck teeth and braces and acne. I hated what I saw. I'm still not comfortable, but that's why I change and adapt the way I look.
Enjoying success requires the ability to adapt. Only by being open to change will you have a true opportunity to get the most from your talent.
A true champion can adapt to anything.
Floyd Mayweather, Jr.
As human beings we do change, grow, adapt, perhaps even learn and become wiser.
In France one must adapt oneself to the fragrance of a urinal.
Negation is the mind's first freedom, yet a negative habit is fruitful only so long as we exert ourselves to overcome it, adapt it to our needs; once acquired it can imprison us.
Emile M. Cioran
I'm not trying to keep up or adapt. I'm allowing myself to grow, evolve and create new music.
LL Cool J
I've grown over the years and I know how to adapt to situations, where I can go into a situation where there's a crowd of people and just take over. But pretty much I'm off to myself. And I'm totally committed to the game of football. That's why I've had so much success.
We have to adapt and overcome, that's all we can do.
I wanted to write and direct movies and not be forced to adapt them from a bestselling book.
Francis Ford Coppola
Life does more than adapt to the Earth. It changes the Earth to its own purposes.
We may come to Jesus and ask Him; He will know all about it; if He comes to a little child, he will adapt himself to the language and capacity of a little child.
Joseph Smith, Jr.
My career should adapt to me. Fame is like a VIP pass wherever you want to go.
You adapt to who you're photographing.
On good days, I can see the inherent goodness in people, and that human beings have a high capacity to learn and adapt. But things like the environment, nuclear weapons and ideas like peak oil - if you think about them too much, they can really freak you out.
You are cruising along, and then technology changes. You have to adapt.
It is remarkable how easily children and grown-ups adapt to living in a dictatorship organised by lunatics.
A. N. Wilson
I wouldn't say I'm a very original thinker, but if I have a good experience with something, I'll want to take it further or adapt it in some way.
You must constantly change and adapt to a new environment.
Perhaps I can say that I am a bit astute, that I can adapt to circumstances, but it is also true that I am a bit naive. Yes, but the best summary, the one that comes more from the inside and I feel most true is this: I am a sinner whom the Lord has looked upon.
Pope Francis I
Humans are an infant species, a mere 150,000 years old. But, armed with a massive brain, we've not only survived, we've used our wits to adapt to and flourish in habitats as varied as deserts, Arctic tundra, tropical rainforests, wetlands and high mountain ranges.
Guys don't adapt as well as women do to getting their heart broken for the first time. It's tragic.
We are a party of innovation. We do not reject our traditions, but we are willing to adapt to changing circumstances, when change we must. We are willing to suffer the discomfort of change in order to achieve a better future.
The movie business is not about the money. Of course, you need money to make the movie. If you have a small budget, adapt yourself. Having $200 million dollars doesn't ensure that you're definitely going to make a good movie. There's so many examples that prove that.
Life clearly does more than adapt to the Earth. It changes the Earth to its own purposes. Evolution is a tightly coupled dance, with life and the material environment as partners. From the dance emerges the entity Gaia.
I wouldn't want to try to adapt something of my own. It would be like going back to school and doing all my exams again.
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