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Hans Arp: Taking chances

The virtues of planning are well documented and expounded with great enthusiasm by its advocates. Every failure in your personal and professional endeavours can, so its supporters argue, be attributed to the simple fact that whatever letdown you've incurred came from a decided lack of preparation. It is viewed as a diametrical opposite of basic intuition, a critique of chaos and vital in holding the world together. Otherwise, if everything were whimsically managed, it would be utter bedlam,