But the rams need only cease to suppose that all that happens to them happens solely for the attainment of their sheepish aims; they need only admit that what happens to them may also have purposes beyond their ken, and they will at once perceive a
unity and coherence in what happened to the ram that was fattened.
D'Artagnan, stranger as he was to all the manners of a court, could not but perceive a
little coldness in this reception.
Since individual effort is a finite resource allocated among various responsibilities, people will select those tools they perceive as
the easiest to use but will still allow them to complete a given task.
What they perceive as
no threat to their lives can, in fact, become lethal.
In one study they took psychology findings that people tend to react more positively to people they perceive as
teammates and tried an almost laughably primitive experiment.
This finding offers the first support for the idea that infants organize speech sounds around what adults perceive as
good examples of units of speech, the investigators maintain.