take/follow the path/line of least resistance

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: to choose the easiest way to do something instead of trying to choose the best way

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“Take/follow the path/line of least resistance.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/take%2Ffollow%20the%20path%2Fline%20of%20least%20resistance. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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