We Conform to the Universe, Not the Reverse

To illustrate the vain conceit that the universe must be somehow pre-ordained for us because we are so well-suited to live in it, he [Douglas Adams] mimed a wonderfully funny imitation of a puddle of water, fitting itself snugly into a depression in the ground, the depression uncannily being exactly the same shape as the puddle.

~ Dr. Richard Dawkins (1941-03-26 age:76) Lament for Douglas 2001-05-14