# The Importance of Luck

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last posted Sept. 23, 2012, 6:48 a.m.

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So what can we legitimately take credit for?

Well, that's an interesting question. My own perspective is that we can't take credit for much. The person we are right now is the sum total of the genetic inheritance from our parents, along with all of the interactions we've had with the environment (including other people) since then.

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