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change quotes (57)

Always remember that the future comes one day at a time.
Dean Acheson   Category: Change

If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude.
Maya Angelou   Category: Change

Change in all things is sweet.
Aristotle   Category: Change

He that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils; for time is the greatest innovator.
Francis Bacon   Category: Change

Things alter for the worse spontaneously, if they be not altered for the better designedly.
Francis Bacon   Category: Change

Action and reaction, ebb and flow, trial and error, change - this is the rhythm of living. Out of our over-confidence, fear; out of our fear, clearer vision, fresh hope. And out of hope, progress.
Bruce Barton   Category: Change

When you are through changing, you are through.
Bruce Barton   Category: Change

Any change, even a change for the better, is always accompanied by drawbacks and discomforts.
Arnold Bennett   Category: Change

If you can change three lives in 10, three lives in a hundred, that's got to be good, hasn't it?
Ian Botham   Category: Change

Because things are the way they are, things will not stay the way they are.
Bertolt Brecht   Category: Change

Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
Confucius   Category: Change

They must often change, who would be constant in happiness or wisdom.
Confucius   Category: Change

Not only is women's work never done, the definition keeps changing.
Bill Copeland   Category: Change

Change is such hard work.
Billy Crystal   Category: Change

In a progressive country change is constant; change is inevitable.
Benjamin Disraeli   Category: Change

If you want to change the culture, you will have to start by changing the organization.
Mary Douglas   Category: Change

If there is no struggle, there is no progress.
Frederick Douglass   Category: Change

Change means that what was before wasn't perfect. People want things to be better.
Esther Dyson   Category: Change

What we call progress is the exchange of one nuisance for another nuisance.
Henry Ellis   Category: Change

There is a danger of changing too much in the search for perfection.
Agnetha Faltskog   Category: Change

We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.
Harrison Ford   Category: Change

Christians are supposed not merely to endure change, nor even to profit by it, but to cause it.
Harry Emerson Fosdick   Category: Change

All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind us is a part of ourselves; we must die to one life before we can enter another.
Anatole France   Category: Change

Change is inevitable - except from a vending machine.
Robert C. Gallagher   Category: Change

All change is not growth, as all movement is not forward.
Ellen Glasgow   Category: Change

Without change, something sleeps inside us, and seldom awakens. The sleeper must awaken.
Frank Herbert   Category: Change

If there is anything that we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves.
Carl Jung   Category: Change

The world hates change, yet it is the only thing that has brought progress.
Charles Kettering   Category: Change

We live in a moment of history where change is so speeded up that we begin to see the present only when it is already disappearing.
R. D. Laing   Category: Change

When you jump for joy, beware that no one moves the ground from beneath your feet.
Stanislaw Lec   Category: Change

A lot of people get impatient with the pace of change.
James Levine   Category: Change

It may be hard for an egg to turn into a bird: it would be a jolly sight harder for it to learn to fly while remaining an egg. We are like eggs at present. And you cannot go on indefinitely being just an ordinary, decent egg. We must be hatched or go bad.
C. S. Lewis   Category: Change

Lord, where we are wrong, make us willing to change; where we are right, make us easy to live with.
Peter Marshall   Category: Change

Change is the only constant. Hanging on is the only sin.
Denise McCluggage   Category: Change

It's the most unhappy people who most fear change.
Mignon McLaughlin   Category: Change

Never believe that a few caring people can't change the world. For, indeed, that's all who ever have.
Margaret Mead   Category: Change

The world is changing very fast. Big will not beat small anymore. It will be the fast beating the slow.
Rupert Murdoch   Category: Change

God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.
Reinhold Niebuhr   Category: Change

Anyone who thinks there's safety in numbers hasn't looked at the stock market pages.
Irene Peter   Category: Change

Just because everything is different doesn't mean anything has changed.
Irene Peter   Category: Change

Just when I think I have learned the way to live, life changes.
Hugh Prather   Category: Change

Change brings opportunity.
Nido Qubein   Category: Change

We emphasize that we believe in change because we were born of it, we have lived by it, we prospered and grew great by it. So the status quo has never been our god, and we ask no one else to bow down before it.
Carl T. Rowan   Category: Change

Sometimes its the smallest decisions that can change your life forever.
Keri Russell   Category: Change

Change alone is eternal, perpetual, immortal.
Arthur Schopenhauer   Category: Change

If we don't change, we don't grow. If we don't grow, we aren't really living.
Gail Sheehy   Category: Change

If you're in a bad situation, don't worry it'll change. If you're in a good situation, don't worry it'll change.
John A. Simone, Sr.   Category: Change

Without accepting the fact that everything changes, we cannot find perfect composure. But unfortunately, although it is true, it is difficult for us to accept it. Because we cannot accept the truth of transience, we suffer.
Shunryu Suzuki   Category: Change

Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
Leo Tolstoy   Category: Change

Relentless, repetitive self talk is what changes our self-image.
Denis Waitley   Category: Change

You must welcome change as the rule but not as your ruler.
Denis Waitley   Category: Change

I don't know if you can change things, but it's a drop in the ocean.
Julie Walters   Category: Change

The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.
Alan Watts   Category: Change

Change before you have to.
Jack Welch   Category: Change

The mind has exactly the same power as the hands; not merely to grasp the world, but to change it.
Colin Wilson   Category: Change

He who rejects change is the architect of decay. The only human institution which rejects progress is the cemetery.
Harold Wilson   Category: Change

You could always go on changing things but there comes a time when you have to decide to stop.
Peter Wright   Category: Change