Change Quotes

Saint francis of assisi - lord grant me the serenity to accept the things i...
Human beings, by changing the inner attitudes of their minds, can change the outer aspects of their lives.
William James

If anything is certain, it is that change is certain. The world we are planning for today will not exist in this form tomorrow.
Philip Crosby, Reflections on Quality
He that never changes his opinions, never corrects his mistakes, will never be wiser on the morrow than he is today.
Tryon Edwards
Henry wadsworth longfellow - all the means of action - the shapeless masses -...
Friendships that have stood the test of time and change are surely best.
Joseph Parry

John dryden - men are but children of a larger growth, our...
There is in the worst of fortune the best of chances for a happy change.
Euripides
For if that last day does not occasion an entire extinction, but a change of abode only, what can be more desirable And if it, on the other hand, destroys and absolutely puts an end to us, what can be preferable to having a deep sleep fall on us in the midst of the fatigues of life and, being thus overtaken, to sleep to eternity.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
If you want truly to understand something, try to change it.
Kurt Lewin
There are still normal people around, they just changed the definition of normal.
Michael Masukawa
The cost of a things is the amount of what I call life which is required to be exchanged for it, immediately or in the long run.
Henry David Thoreau
It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.
Charles Darwin
We did not change as we grew older; we just became more clearly ourselves.
Lynn Hall, Where Have All the Tigers Gone?, 1989
Men are not so weak as you think. They can always leave anybody or any place without a pang - If they find another person or another place they like better. If they feel pricks and scruples it is merely because they cannot make up their mind that the change will be absolutely to their advantage.
John Oliver Hobbes
Other things may change us, but we start and end with the family.
Anthony Brandt
Change is the constant, the signal for rebirth, the egg of the phoenix.
Christina Baldwin
If any man claims the Negro should be content... let him say he would willingly change the color of his skin and go to live in the Negro section of a large city. Then and only then has he a right to such a claim.
Robert Francis Kennedy
Ultimately, contentment is more a shift in attitude than a change in circumstances.
Linda Dillow, "Calm My Anxious Heart".
True life is lived when tiny changes occur.
Leo Tolstoy
This one step - - Choosing a goal and sticking to it - - Changes everything.
Scott Reed
Change does not necessarily assure progress, but progress implacably requires change. Education is essential to change, for education creates both new wants and the ability to satisfy them.
Henry Steele Commage
Discussion is an exchange of knowledge; argument an exchange of ignorance.
Robert Quillen
The more things change the more they remain the same.
Alphonse Karr, Les Gu? pes
Nothing changes more constantly than the past; for the past that influences our lives does not consist of what happened, but of what men believe happened.
Gerald W. Johnston
Life is change. Growth is optional. Choose wisely.
Karen Kaiser Clark
We must exchange the philosophy of excuse - - what I am is beyond my control - - For the philosophy of responsibility.
Barbara Charline Jordan
Our heritage and ideals, our code and standards - - The things we live by and teach our children - - Are preserved or diminished by how freely we exchange ideas and feelings.
Walt Disney
Change is the end result of all true learning. Change involves three things First, a dissatisfaction with self - A felt void or need second, a decision to change - To fill the void or need and third, a conscious dedication to the process of growth and change - The willful act of making the change Doing Something.
Dr.
Shortchange your education now and you may be short of change the rest of your life.
Author Unknown
I believe that history has shape, order, and meaning that exceptional men, as much as economic forces, produce change and that passe abstractions like beauty, nobility, and greatness have a shifting but continuing validity.
Camille Paglia
Become the change you want to see - Those are words I live by.
Oprah Winfrey, O Magazine
All things change, nothing perishes.
Ovid
The need for change bulldozed a road down the center of my mind.
Maya Angelou
Physics does not change the nature of the world it studies, and no science of behavior can change the essential nature of man, even though both sciences yield technologies with a vast power to manipulate their subject matters.
B. F. Skinne
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
Maya Angelou
Change starts when someone sees the next step.
William Drayton
Nothing endures but change.
Heraclitus, from Diogenes Laertius, Lives of Eminent Philosophers
Our generation has an incredible amount of realism, yet at the same time it loves to complain and not really change because if it does change then it won? t have anything to complain about.
Tori Amos
Instead of giving a politician the keys to the city, it might be better to change the locks.
Doug Larson