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 Alan McCoy - “Six years ago, when this now expired contract was signed, there were names like Bethlehem Steel and LTV and Inland and National and Acme, and these have all disappeared all disappeared for the very fact that they didn't recognize or couldn't adapt quickly enough to a changing world marketplace.”  
 Alan McCoy - “Six years ago, when this now- expired contract was signed, there were names like Bethlehem Steel and LTV and Inland and National and Acme, and these have all disappeared all disappeared for the very fact that they didn't recognize or couldn't adapt quickly enough to a changing world marketplace.”  
 Chip Burrus - “What you can see, time and time again, is that the predators will adapt their means to whatever the young people are doing whether it's malls, whether it's ski slopes, whether it's beaches. Predators are going to do everything in their power to try to convince young girls, young boys, to come with them and enter this particular lifestyle.”  
 Maria Cheng - “I think that's something we'll definitely be exploring how can we adapt these networks to be used for bird flu prevention campaigns”  
 Patrick White - “When I was rising eighteen I persuaded my parents to let me return to Australia and at least see whether I could adapt myself to life on the land before going up to Cambridge.”  
 Joseph Wambaugh - “I enjoy adapting my own work, or anybody's work. I like to adapt books.”  
 Vernor Vinge - “Animals can adapt to problems and make inventions, but often no faster than natural selection can do its work - the world acts as its own simulator in the case of natural selection.”  
 Verne Troyer - “I don't know what it's like to be tall. I grew up like this. You just adapt to every situation. It's a tall world out there, but I'm used to it.”  
 Frank Scott - “Hence my continued dislike of the way the Privy Council interpreted the constitution, keeping it sort of rigid and stereotyped and unable to adapt.”  
 Todd Solondz - “I mean, there are many other directors who are probably both more skilled and excited to adapt novels or work within certain genre conventions. I'd like to do that kind of work someday, but for better or worse I'm too drawn by my own material.”  
 Joseph Smith - “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.”  
 Marc Ribot - “I'm not a really good classical guitarist by any means, but what I learned from this is a way of working very slowly on solo pieces and I enjoyed working on these pieces of John's. They were not written for solo guitar but a lot of them were easy to adapt.”  
 Sumner Redstone - “We recognize the need to adapt to a changing competitive environment.”  
 Sonny Rollins - “My mother came from St. Thomas. I heard that melody and all I did was actually adapt it. I made my adaptation of sort of an island traditional melody. It did become sort of my trademark tune.”  
 Lynn Redgrave - “And I also am very nervous about implants. You know, I'm just nervous about all that. So I could still do it. I could think about it. But I needed to adapt to myself.”  
 Frank Pittman - “Each generation's job is to question what parents accept on faith, to explore possibilities, and adapt the last generation's system of values for a new age.”  
 Ernst Mach - “The presentations and conceptions of the average man of the world are formed and dominated, not by the full and pure desire for knowledge as an end in itself, but by the struggle to adapt himself favourably to the conditions of life.”  
 Christian Lous Lange - “The free trade movement in the middle of the last century represents the first conscious recognition of these new circumstances and of the necessity to adapt to them.”  
 James Lovelock - “Life does more than adapt to the Earth. It changes the Earth to its own purposes.”  
 Sanjay Kumar - “Finally, I have to say that the most surprising aspect has been the speed at which the folks in India adapt to Western practices. They learn fast, really, really fast.”  
 Kevin Kelly - “Organisms by their design are not made to adapt too far.”  
 John Hutton - “But we need to show that the EU can modernise itself, can adapt to the needs of its citizens, can take their views into account. That will be our ambition for the UK Presidency.”  
 Dennis Franz - “Changes have taken place since year one. When Caruso left, that was a big change. We've been able to adapt nicely. It's given us new opportunities for different characters and story lines.”  
 Trevor Dunn - “I think it was more personal, but I certainly tried to adapt certain concepts of Surrealism.”  
 Gijs de Vries - “I have never come across a technology that doesn't change. This is inevitable. You have to adapt your systems as technology develops.”  

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