Are people simply what they are? No. Yes.

We all tend to get into a “why can’t they be more…” about people around us, people close to us, people we work with, and so on. People can change, if they work at it, but in many respects it seems foolish to expect a teapot to become a coffee percolator, an apple to be more like an orange, a kite to be an airplane.

We’re all innately designed; some by nature, some by nurture. The nurture stuff is subject to change over a long period of self awareness, and effort. The other can only be moderated.

Perhaps it’s like architectural design; one can rework a house to some extent, and repair it, but on the whole its architecture defines its outlook on the world, and the way it looks to the world, for good…

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