Make up your mind before changing it

Friday 15 November 2013, 9.30am HKT


art Dan Mcpharlin Making Up A Changing Mind

If you were to need someone for an important task, don’t use a person who needs to have his or her mind changed:—

“I don’t like to change his mind. He might change his mind once too often.”

— Major Adbury, in “The Safecracker” (1958)

Equally, you probably don’t want a person who won’t change his mind. A person who won’t change his mind and won’t change the subject is, by definition, a fanatic.

Image: A 2010 E.P. cover artwork by Australian artist/designer Dan McPharlin for American electronic musician/artist Pretty Lights (a.k.a. Derek Vincent Smith). (Via sci-fi-o-rama.com)

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