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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.

Robin Williams

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

Hillary Clinton

I'm undaunted in my quest to amuse myself by constantly changing my hair.

Dan Quayle

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

Robert Frost

Most of the change we think we see in life is due to truths being in and out of favor.

D. H. Lawrence

Ethics and equity and the principles of justice do not change with the calendar.

Nikki Giovanni

Everything will change. The only question is growing up or decaying.

Denis Waitley

Change the changeable, accept the unchangeable, and remove yourself from the unacceptable.

John F. Kennedy

We stand today on the edge of a new frontier - the frontier of the 1960's - a frontier of unknown opportunities and perils - a frontier of unfulfilled hopes and threats.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Favor comes because for a brief moment in the great space of human change and progress some general human purpose finds in him a satisfactory embodiment.

Jim Morrison

Each generation wants new symbols, new people, new names. They want to divorce themselves from their predecessors.

Stephen Colbert

Jon always said 'The Daily Show' has no political impact, ... We're going to go ahead and pick up that gauntlet and change the world

T. S. Eliot

Art never improves, but... the material of art is never quite the same.

Audre Lorde

The quality of light by which we scrutinize our lives has direct bearing upon the product which we live, and upon the changes which we hope to bring about throu

Honoré de Balzac

A lover always thinks of his mistress first and himself second; with a husband it runs the other way.

Wallace Stevens

I do not know which to prefer, The beauty of inflections, Or the beauty of innuendoes, The blackbird whistling, Or just after.

John Mason Brown

You had a change two years ago in the chief executive, so you had a change at the top in terms of direction. He is a careful man but favors expansion.

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Kamala Harris

I want to use my position of leadership to help move along at a faster pace what I believe and know the Obama administration wants to do around the urgency of climate change.

William S. Burroughs

Artists to my mind are the real architects of change, and not the political legislators who implement change after the fact.

Brian Tracy

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

Dave Barry

Bill Gates is a very rich man today... and do you want to know why? The answer is one word: versions.

Eric Hoffer

A heresy can spring only from a system that is in full vigor.

Looking back is a way to sharpen the focus on the things you want to change in your life. I think there's something about nostalgia that really puts a fine point on the here-and-now, and that can be incredibly fascinating and interesting and engaging for the mind.

Melania Trump

You cannot change a person. Let them be. Let them be the way they are.

Kevin Smith

With all the investment that's going to happen in the area, we thought it was a good time to consider making some changes.

Norman Vincent Peale

Change yourself and your work will seem different.

Margaret Mead

A small group of thoughtful people could change the world. Indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.

David Attenborough

Many individuals are doing what they can. But real success can only come if there is a change in our societies and in our economics and in our politics.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Change takes courage.

Karl Marx

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.

Ulysses S. Grant

Love doesn't sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread: remade all the time, made new.

Halle Berry

The times may have changed, but the people are still the same. We're still looking for love, and that will always be our struggle as human beings.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers.

Tom Stoppard

I still believe that if your aim is to change the world, journalism is a more immediate short-term weapon.

Marvin Olasky

I grew up Jewish, became an atheist and a Marxist, and 28 years ago, at age 26, became a Christian.

Nancy Pelosi

The impact of climate change is a tremendous risk to the security and well-being of our countries.

Andrew Jackson

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

Marcel Proust

A change in the weather is sufficient to recreate the world and ourselves.

Franklin P. Jones

Honest criticism is hard to take, particularly from a relative, a friend, an acquaintance or a stranger.

Chadwick Boseman

People don't want to experience change; they just want to wake up, and it's different.

Lenny Kravitz

I am still into the people I listened to growing up, so I completely remember what is like to be a fan, I haven't changed.

Pablo Picasso

Colors, like features, follow the changes of the emotions.

Gloria Steinem

It is more rewarding to watch money change the world than watch it accumulate.

George Foreman

A hero is someone right who doesn't change.

Billie Jean King

Ever since that day when I was 11 years old, and I wasn't allowed in a photo because I wasn't wearing a tennis skirt, I knew that I wanted to change the sport.

Soren Kierkegaard

Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.

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Elie Wiesel

Once you bring life into the world, you must protect it. We must protect it by changing the world.

Horace

A heart well prepared for adversity in bad times hopes, and in good times fears for a change in fortune.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

A new untruth is better than an old truth.

Joe Biden

The effects of climate change are real and must be acted on.

Stevie Nicks

Do you want to be an artist and a writer, or a wife and a lover? With kids, your focus changes. I don't want to go to PTA meetings.

Hillary Clinton

If I want to knock a story off the front page, I just change my hairstyle.

Benjamin Disraeli

Characters do not change. Opinions alter, but characters are only developed.

Jeff Bezos

What's dangerous is not to evolve.

Alexander Hamilton

Constitutions should consist only of general provisions; the reason is that they must necessarily be permanent, and that they cannot calculate for the possible change of things.

Lenny Kravitz

Change is growth. For me it has been a very spiritual and musical rebirth.

Harry S. Truman

Men make history and not the other way around. In periods where there is no leadership, society stands still. Progress occurs when courageous, skillful leaders seize the opportunity to change things for the better.

Francis Bacon

A sudden bold and unexpected question doth many times surprise a man and lay him open.

William S. Burroughs

Desperation is the raw material of drastic change. Only those who can leave behind everything they have ever believed in can hope to escape.

William James

The greatest discovery of my generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.

Norman Vincent Peale

Change your thoughts and you change your world.

Laurence Sterne

Nothing is so perfectly amusing as a total change of ideas.

James Russell Lowell

As life runs on, the road grows strange with faces new - and near the end. The milestones into headstones change, Neath every one a friend.

Barack Obama

Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.

Elon Musk

Some people don't like change, but you need to embrace change if the alternative is disaster.

Michael Jordan

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

Ralph Macchio

My father owned some Laundromats, and when I was 10, he had me in there making change and being an attendant. He taught me that on weekends, you had to get up and go to work. That has been a big help in acting.

Every day, women and girls are finding incredible confidence and taking risks. When they change one mind, pretty soon, they have changed one tradition. That changed tradition has changed a village. That one village has changed a country. That new reality means new opportunities for themselves and their daughters.

Rafael Nadal

My parents' divorce made an important change in my life. It affected me. After that, when I can't play Wimbledon, it was tough. For one month I was outside the world.

William Butler Yeats

Happiness is neither virtue nor pleasure nor this thing nor that but simply growth, We are happy when we are growing.

Chuck Palahniuk

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

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

A man is sometimes as different from himself as he is from others.

William Arthur Ward

Change, like sunshine, can be a friend or a foe, a blessing or a curse, a dawn or a dusk.

Abbie Hoffman

The majority of people were always sitting in the stands. When I find people who are willing to go against the grain, who are willing to make tremendous sacrifices to change an unjust situation - that's what blows my mind out.

I used to wear sleeveless T-shirts all the time on court, but now I've got a brand new look - I've moved on to polo shirts. Sleeveless T-shirts give you real freedom of movement and they keep you cooler in matches, but I just thought it was time for a change.

John F. Kennedy

Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.

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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.

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Stephen Colbert

They thought it was warping their children's minds. Which it might have been, but it also took a lot of creativity to play it.

Alan Watts

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

T. S. Eliot

Poetry should help, not only to refine the language of the time, but to prevent it from changing too rapidly.

Peter Drucker

We now accept the fact that learning is a lifelong process of keeping abreast of change. And the most pressing task is to teach people how to learn.

Michel de Montaigne

How many things we held yesterday as articles of faith which today we tell as fables.

Don DeLillo

In the face of technology, everything becomes a little atavistic.

Charles Kingsley

The world goes up and the world goes down, the sunshine follows the rain; and yesterday's sneer and yesterday's frown can never come over again.

Denis Waitley

Forget about the consequences of failure. Failure is only a temporary change in direction to set you straight for your next success.

Richard M. Nixon

In the long term we can hope that religion will change the nature of man and reduce conflict. But history is not encouraging in this respect. The bloodiest wars in history have been religious wars.

Hillary Clinton

Today we voted as Democrats and Republicans. Tomorrow we begin again as New Yorkers.

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

Can anyone understand how it is to have lived in the White House and then, suddenly, to be living alone as the President's widow?

Rabindranath Tagore

Do not say, 'It is morning,' and dismiss it with a name of yesterday. See it for the first time as a newborn child that has no name.

Saint Augustine

It was pride that changed angels into devils; it is humility that makes men as angels.

Zsa Zsa Gabor

The women's movement hasn't changed my sex life. It wouldn't dare.

Gertrude Stein

The nineteenth century believed in science but the twentieth century does not.

Zig Ziglar

Little men with little minds and little imaginations go through life in little ruts, smugly resisting all changes which would jar their little worlds.

Thomas Moore

True change takes place in the imagination.

Joe Biden

No fundamental social change occurs merely because government acts. It's because civil society, the conscience of a country, begins to rise up and demand - demand - demand change.

There's no point in making predictions. It's not worth speculating because nothing is set in stone and things change all the time in football. Today there are opportunities that no one knows if they will come round again in the future.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

The only time we create any kind of substantive change is when we reach out to a disaffected electorate and inspire and motivate them to vote.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle. And so we must straighten our backs and work for our freedom. A man can't ride you unless your back is bent.

Robert Kennedy

Progress is a nice word. But change is its motivator. And change has its enemies.

Tony Blair

Let no one be in doubt that the rules of the game are changing, ... If you come to our country from abroad, don't meddle in extremism.

John Stuart Mill

The duty of man is the same in respect to his own nature as in respect to the nature of all other things, namely not to follow it but to amend it.