Change means to transform or modify. The following quotations & sayings and famous change quotes seek to show you how important and integral it is.

Change Quotes

We all, know that change is the only thing that doesn’t change; it has been the only certainty from times immemorial. A seed changes into a sapling and the sapling becomes a tree when well attended to. This is the best example of change that can ever be seen. On the other hand, a perfectly normal kid turning into an alcoholic adult is also change however undesirable it may be. So change can be both good or bad. and it depends entirely upon us to steer us towards whichever change we want. Read these quotes about change to make wise decisions about your life in years to come.

Our children change us.. whether they live or not.

- Lois McMaster Bujold

The good man is the man who, no matter how morally unworthy he has been, is moving to become better.

- John Dewey

Civilization exists by geological consent, subject to change without notice.

- Will Durant

Change your thoughts and you change your world.

- Norman Vincent Peale

Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers.

- Alfred Lord Tennyson

Maybe we have to break everything to make something better out of ourselves.

- Chuck Palahniuk

The weather is like the government, always in the wrong.

- Jerome K. Jerome

It is absolutely impossible to transcend the laws of nature. What can change in historically different circumstances is only the form in which these laws expose themselves.

- Karl Marx

Meaning and reality were not hidden somewhere behind things, they were in them, in all of them.

- Herman Hesse

Such happiness as life is capable of comes from the full participation of all our powers in the endeavor to wrest from each changing situations of experience its own full and unique meaning.

- John Dewey

If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you never will change the outcome.

- Michael Jordan

There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure the truth.

- Maya Angelou

We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.

- Tom Robbins

The theory that can absorb the greatest number of facts, and persist in doing so, generation after generation, through all changes of opinion and detail, is the one that must rule all observation.

- Adam Smith

The curious paradox is that when I accept myself just as I am, then I can change.

- Carl Rogers

The only person who is educated is the one who has learned how to learn and change.

- Carl Rogers

“In my early professionals years I was asking the question: How can I treat, or cure, or change this person? Now I would phrase the question in this way: How can I provide a relationship which this person may use for his own personal growth.

- Carl Rogers

I should never have switched from Scotch to Martinis.

- Humphrey Bogart

Television is like the invention of indoor plumbing. It didn't change people's habits. It just kept them inside the house.

- Alfred Hitchcock

When we are in love we seem to ourselves quite different from what we were before.

- Blaise Pascal

Goals allow you to control the direction of change in your favor.

- Brian Tracy

We cannot change anything until we accept it. Condemnation does not liberate, it oppresses.

- Carl Jung

Sometimes if you want to see a change for the better, you have to take things into your own hands.

- Clint Eastwood

I was born not knowing and have had only a little time to change that here and there.

- Richard P. Feynman

If evil be spoken of you and it be true, correct yourself, if it be a lie, laugh at it.

- Epictetus

The future is unwritten.

- Joe Strummer

If you're old, don't try to change yourself, change your environment.

- B. F. Skinner

Americans are not a perfect people, but we are called to a perfect mission.

- Andrew Jackson

I believe we are on an irreversible trend toward more freedom and democracy - but that could change.

- Dan Quayle

Illness strikes men when they are exposed to change.

- Herodotus

No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.

- Robin Williams

In order to change the world, you have to get your head together first.

- Jimi Hendrix

A civilization which leaves so large a number of its participants unsatisfied and drives them into revolt neither has nor deserves the prospect of a lasting existence.

- Sigmund Freud

Music doesn't lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music.

- Jimi Hendrix

Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.

- Maria Montessori

A new untruth is better than an old truth.

- Oliver Wendell Holmes

A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.

- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

Time changes everything except something within us which is always surprised by change.

- Thomas Hardy

Change happens by listening and then starting a dialogue with the people who are doing something you don't believe is right.

- Jane Goodall

The world does not need tourists who ride by in a bus clucking their tongues. The world as it is needs those who will love it enough to change it, with what they have, where they are.

- Robert Fulghum

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