quote: All fixed set patterns are incapable of adaptability or pliability. The truth is outside of all fixed patterns.

quote: Tactics, fitness, stroke ability, adaptability, experience, and sportsmanship are all necessary for winning.

quote: Nature has color-coded groups of individuals so that statistically reliable predictions of their adaptability to intellectually rewarding and effective lives can easily be made and profitably be used by the pragmatic man in the street.

quote: There's a mindset of flexibility and adaptability that comes with us. We don't mind hardship. We don't mind somebody saying, 'Go in and do this nasty job.' Whatever the job is, we can do it. That's why the nation has a Marine Corps.

quote: Some of us are born more than once. Some of us recreate ourselves many times. Ryodan says adaptability is survivability. Ryodan says a lot of stuff. Sometimes I listen, All I know is, every time I open my eyes, my brian kicks on. Something wakes up deep in my belly, and I know I'll do anything it takes... To. Just. Keep. Breathing.

quote: In terms of adaptability, humans are pretty amazingly useless.

quote: Adaptability cushions the impact of change or disappointment.

quote: Adaptability to change is itself a hallmark of successful education.

quote: It is not balance you need but adaptability.

quote: Adaptability is being able to adjust to any situation at any given time.

quote: Dinosaurs were huge and powerful; they could not adapt and they died out. And so the big difference between dinosaurs and cockroaches is adaptability: one is able to adjust, while the other, apparently, couldn't... The same analogy applies to fighting, and probably any other sport. It's not always the strong that survive. It takes brains, guts, tolerance and forward thinking. We've seen this since the beginning of mixed martial arts.

quote: Our saving grace! Um, as a species [humans] we can be pretty warm and fuzzy. But maybe for this, it's the adaptability, or the heart and soul. We're not all that bad. I don't really know!

quote: Adaptability is the simple secret of survival.

quote: Men are in fact, quite unable to control their own inventions; they at best develop adaptability to the new conditions those inventions create.

quote: Intelligence, adaptability and talent. And by talent I mean the capacity for hard work. Lots of girls come here with little but good looks. Beauty is a valuable asset, but it is not the whole cheese.

quote: Action and adaptability create opportunity.

quote: The life-efficiency and adaptability of the computer must be questioned. Its judicious use depends upon the availability of its human employers quite literally to keep their own heads, not merely to scrutinize the programming but to reserve for themselves the right of ultimate decision. No automatic system can be intelligently run byautomatonsor by people who dare not assert human intuition, human autonomy, human purpose.

quote: In the most ordinary terms, egolessness is a flexible identity. It manifests as inquisitiveness , as adaptability, as humor, as playfulness. It is our capacity to relax with not knowing, not figuring everything out, with not being at all sure who we are, or who anyone else is, either.

quote: Nature has color-coded groups of individuals so that statistically reliable predictions of their adaptability to intellectual rewarding and effective lives can easily be made and profitably used by the pragmatic man-in-the street.

quote: In our lives, change is unavoidable, loss is unavoidable. In the adaptability and ease with which we experience change, lies our happiness and freedom.

quote: Fascinating, Doidge's book is a remarkable and hopeful portrait of the endless adaptability of the human brain.

quote: As any jazz musician knows, it takes flexibility and adaptability for improvisation to create beauty.

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