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Ask Forgiveness not Permission

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It’s better to ask forgiveness, than permission.

This quote is usually attributed to Admiral Grace Hopper, but I remember reading it years ago in an Agatha Christie novel. Source attribution aside, the line made a profound impact on me as I still recollect it (and apply it) decades later.

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