Change is inevitable. Change is constant.

Benjamin Disraeli

One must change one's tactics every ten years if one wishes to maintain one's superiority.

Napoleon Bonaparte

I never told my religion nor scrutinize that of another. I never attempted to make a convert nor wished to change another's creed. I have judged of others' religion by their lives, for it is from our lives and not from our words that our religion must be read. By the same test must the world judge me.

Thomas Jefferson

Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.

Carol Burnett

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

Robert Frost

Change is not only likely, it's inevitable.

Barbara Sher

There is nothing permanent except change.

Heraclitus Of Ephesus

Matters change and morals change; men remain.

John Galsworthy

I never set out to write a book to change women's lives, to change history. It's like, 'Who, me?' Yes, me. I did it. And I'm not that different from other women. ... Maybe my power and glory was that I could speak my truth as a woman and it was the truth of every woman.

Betty Friedan

They must often change who would be constant in happiness or wisdom.


There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.

Nelson Mandela

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 S. Burroughs

It's hard for me to get used to these changing times. I can remember when the air was clean and sex was dirty.

George F. Burns

Science arose from poetry--when times change the two can meet again on a higher level as friends.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

This isn't good or bad. It's just the way of things. Nothing stays the same.

Real Live Preacher

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol

Not everything that is faced can be changed. But nothing can be changed until it is faced.

James Arthur Baldwin

Change is such hard work.

Billy Crystal

Things do not change; we change.

Henry David Thoreau

A very slight change in our habits is sufficient to destroy our sense of our daily reality, and the reality of the world about us; the moment we pass out of our habits we lose all sense of permanency and routine.

George Moore

"Can you not see that it is the INDUSTRIAL SYSTEM and not the "boss" which must be changed?"

Lucy Parsons

As you begin changing your thinking, start immediately to change your behaviour. Begin to act the part of the person you would like to become. Take action on your behaviour. Too many people want to feel, then take action. This never works.

John C. Maxwell

Change is the constant, the signal for rebirth, the egg of the phoenix.

Christina Baldwin

Change your language and you change your thoughts.

Karl Albrecht

There are things I can't force. I must adjust. There are times when the greatest change needed is a change of my viewpoint.

Denis Diderot

When I look back upon the more than sixty years that I have spent on this entrancing earth, and when I am asked which of all the changes that I have witnessed appears to me to be the most significant, I am inclined to answer that it is the loss of a.

Harold Nicolson

Be thou incapable of change in that which is right, and men will rely upon thee. Establish unto thyself principles of action; and see that thou ever act according to them. First know that thy principles are just, and then be thou.


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

It is not strange ... to mistake change for progress.

Millard Fillmore

We did not change as we grew older; we just became more clearly ourselves.

Lynn Hall

When many little people take many little steps in many little places, they can change the world!

Barbara Rütting

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.

Shinichi Suzuki

Nothing in the world is permanent, and we're foolish when we ask anything to last, but surely we're still more foolish not to take delight in it while we have it. If change is of the essence of existence one would have thought it only sensible to make it the premise of our philosophy.

W. Somerset Maugham

Turbulence is life force. It is opportunity. Let's love turbulence and use it for change.

Ramsay Clark

Change your thoughts and you change your world.

Norman Vincent Peale

It's not that some people have willpower and some don't. It's that some people are ready to change and others are not.

James Gordon

In a world where change is inevitable and continuous, the need to achieve that change without violence is essential for survival.

Andrew Young

Loss is nothing else but change, and change is Nature's delight.

Marcus Aurelius

We are here to make another world.

W. Edwards Deming

Change has a considerable psychological impact on the human mind. To the fearful it is threatening because it means that things may get worse. To the hopeful it is encouraging because things may get better. To the confident it is inspiring because the challenge exists to make things better.

King Whitney Jr.

Men do change, and change comes like a little wind that ruffles the curtains at dawn, and it comes like the stealthy perfume of wildflowers hidden in the grass.

John Steinbeck

We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.

Harrison Ford

The universe is change; our life is what our thoughts make it.

Marcus Aurelius

We ought to change the legend on our money from "In God We Trust" to "In Money We Trust"; Because, as a nation, we've got far more faith in money these days than we do in God.

Art Hoppe

He who rejects change is the architect of decay. The only human institution which rejects progress is the cemetery.

Harold Wilson

People often resist change for reasons that make good sense to them, even if those reasons don't correspond to organizational goals. So it is crucial to recognize, reward, and celebrate accomplishments.

Rosabeth Moss Kanter

Few will have the greatness to bend history itself; but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total of all those acts will be written the history of this generation.

Robert Francis Kennedy

The ability to change one's views without losing one's seat is the mark of a great politician.

Morris K. Udall

In embracing change, entrepreneurs ensure social and economic stability.

George Gilder

Just because society, and government, and whatever was different 100 years ago, doesn't mean that people didn't have sex, pick their nose, or swear.

Kate Winslet

Any transition serious enough to alter your definition of self will require not just small adjustments in your way of living and thinking but a full-on metamorphosis.

Martha Beck

The great secret that all old people share is that you really haven't changed in seventy or eighty years. Your body changes, but you don't change at all. And that, of course, causes great confusion.

Doris Lessing

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

Robert Francis Kennedy

Change is never easy. You fight to hold on. You fight to let go.

The Wonder Years

The eye altering, alters all.

William Blake

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

When you heard that a mountain was moved, believe it; but when you hear that someone changed his character do not believe it.

Arabian Proverb

It's a huge change for your body. You don't even want to look in the mirror after you've had a baby, because your stomach is just hanging there like a Shar-Pei.

Cindy Crawford

Things were changing fast by that time, women were beginning to come to the ball parks. We had to stop cussing.

Honus Wagner

And wouldn't change by the change, or the game, or the fame, when he came, in the game, he made his own name.

Kanye West

In this world of change, nothing which comes stays, and nothing which goes is lost.

Anne Sophie Swetchine

The more things change, the more they remain... insane.

Michael Fry and T. Lewis

Without change there is no innovation, creativity, or incentive for improvement. Those who initiate change will have a better opportunity to manage the change that is inevitable.

William Pollard

If intelligence is the ability to adapt to change, then wisdom is to know how and why to adapt for more than personal or economic gain.

Ivan Urlaub

None of us knows what the next change is going to be, what unexpected opportunity is just around the corner, waiting a few months or a few years to change all the tenor of our lives.

Kathleen Norris

Nothing is lasting but change; nothing perpetual but death.

Ludwig Borne

If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.

Lao tzu

What we aspire to be is more than what we are yet less than what we are capable of.

Don Williams, Jr

When great changes occur in history, when great principles are involved, as a rule the majority are wrong.

Eugene Debs

Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.

George Bernard Shaw

Change before you have to.

Jack Welch

We must become the change we want to see.

Mahatma Gandhi

Change is inevitable. In a progressive country change is constant.

Benjamin Disraeli

In a progressive country change is constant; ...change... is inevitable.

Benjamin Disraeli

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

Benjamin Disraeli

Prayer does not change God, but changes him who prays.

Soren Kierkegaard

If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.

Wayne Dyer

If you want your life to be more rewarding, you have to change the way you think.

Oprah Winfrey

If you want to make enemies, try to change something.

Woodrow Wilson

All appears to change when we change.

Henri Frederic Amiel

You must be the change you want to see in the world.

Mahatma Gandhi

Love is something eternal; the aspect may change, but not the essence.

Vincent van Gogh

Illness strikes men when they are exposed to change.


The art of progress is to preserve order amid change and to preserve change amid order.

Alfred North Whitehead

The art of progress is to preserve order amid change.

Alfred North Whitehead

There is no sin punished more implacably by nature than the sin of resistance to change.

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

All great change in America begins at the dinner table.

Ronald Reagan

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

Lois McMaster Bujold

If we don't change our direction we're likely to end up where we're headed.

Chinese Proverb

To change and to change for the better are two different things.

German Proverb

Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.

The Dalai Lama

You don't change government for those reasons.

Ronda Storms

If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.

Albert Einstein

Change, when it comes, cracks everything open.

Dorothy Allison

What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.

Abraham Maslow

I want to help change the law so the law helps us bring our families back together.

Julio Bascallo

Those who don't believe in you won't change their minds when you succeed.

Joe Brown and David Brown

True change takes place in the imagination.

Thomas Moore

So there is still plenty of room for change.

Murray Edelman

In not my, but our collective hands, is held the promise of change.

Mark Sanford

The money situation doesn't really change the dynamic too much.

Kent Redfield

We understand trends change and so can changes to development.

Jeff Gray

I'm beginning to see a change, slowly but surely.

Anne Thompson

It is an issue of attitude change. You cannot preserve cattle and let your children die.

Angelique Kidjo

Just appearance doesn't change economy.

Rich Williams

It's how we spend our time here and now, that really matters. If you are fed up with the way you have come to interact with time, change it.

Marcia Wieder

There's been a sea of change in college basketball. And it's just starting to catch up to everybody.

Jay Bilas

If they do that, it would be a very big change in their tactics.

Mike Farrell

There would have to be very good reasons for us to change teams.

Willi Weber

At this point, even additional snow or a light rain would not change it too much.

Greg Gust

How will the bombing of Baghdad, a city of five million, accomplish a regime change?

Susan Sarandon

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

Carl Rogers

Ducking for apples - change one letter and it's the story of my life.

Dorothy Parker

Think of ideas as a beat. To change a mind is to change the world.

Joan Konner

We are not announcing a policy change.

Susan Wojcicki

Bad calls are bad calls, and there's nothing you can do about that. When a ref makes a horrible call, you cannot change the way you play.

Chris Lepage

It's time for a change. New energy. New attitudes.

Iva Nash

I hope it does change.

Suzanne Lloyd

We're here to implement that vision. We're not here to change it.

Tom Atkins

You either change or get left behind.

Carol Cunningham

Really, we haven't seen much change since May.

David Penn

They apologized. They said they learned a lesson and they said they will go over the rules to change things.

Berthena Dorinvil

What do you mean for a change, mate? ... There are always more people more sinister than myself.

Jason Statham

They change it two months before the deadline? How can they do that?

Kathryn Starkey

I will be voting against this. It is superfluous. We've already called on her (Kay) to remain until a change.

Joseph Powers

That's a sea change in less than 50 years.

Jeremy Rifkin

They're working together to change the competitive landscape.

Alexandre Oliveira

It already has 'Grand Isle' so they don't have to change anything. It's pretty cool.

Mandy Hotchkiss

In the short-term, you're probably not going to see much of a change.

Robert Mckinley

Policies are many, Principles are few, Policies will change, Principles never do.

John C. Maxwell

I love homosexuals. That's why we have programs here to help them change.

Jamie Pleasant

Clearly we are not keeping up with the Joneses. Something has to change. Something has to enable us to grow.

Brad Dean

But it only takes one person to make a change.

Goldie Chaney

I?m very happy to see it change.

Thomas Huebner

We are concerned about the children caught by a recent change in the law.

Maura Harty

Nothing is going to change.

John Demming

This is not a deep, hard freeze yet, but that may change.

Ray Gilmer

If we're gong to change behavior, we're going to have to invest in it.

Towny Anderson

We're not trying to change anyone's mind.

Bernie Ronan

Popularity? It is glory's small change.

Victor Hugo

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

B. F. Skinner

They change up their defenses very well. We had a hard time trying to adjust to that.

John Gaier

It?s time for change, for real hope, and this time, we will achieve that.

Pablo Gomez

There is a sensation that the market doesn't like the change.

Hector Blanco

I'm going to change and fish some new areas tomorrow. All I can do is go catch as many fish as I can. We'll see what happens.

Luke Clausen

The legislators are confused and scared right now. But that doesn't change a thing for us.

Russ Diamond

My notion of a wife at 40 is that a man should be able to change her, like a bank note, for two 20s.

Warren Beatty

The tax rate will not change.

Stan Olson

Everything is connected... no one thing can change by itself.

Paul Hawken

It looks as if it's linked to climate change.

John Lanchbery

It will be hard to change as good as Troy has been for us. We have no reason to get out of Troy.

Dan Washburn

No, you can't change your color, where you live.

Susan Williams

I think if you're not comfortable with change, you're in the wrong business, ... It's all about change.

Warren Littlefield

We can't change the past, but we can do a lot about the future.

Michael Sheehan

We want to make a directional change. I didn't say an attitudinal change.

Jerry Colangelo

I don't change my approach at all.

Tim Norton

Nobody could believe that somebody would steal pocket change and break into the library to do so.

Georgia De Araujo

If we don't change, we don't grow. If we don't grow, we aren't really living.

Gail Sheehy

Every day, things change for me, ... You make the necessary adaptations.

Craig Thomas

My view is we should bend the rules, change the rules - do anything to get the best team.

Sam Torrance

As I change, it changes.

John Butler

People say I should change it, but it's become my brand, ... I'm stuck with it. I'm the horse's ass guy.

David Goldstein

We support the change from the old Japan to a new Japan.

Takeo Fukui

We are witnesses to one of the most striking examples of climate change in the Arctic.

Robert Corell

I think a lot of doctors have been slow to change.

Diana Zuckerman

The restaurant needed a change. Every single employee needed a change.

Andrew Corbin

In order to learn, one must change one's mind.

Orson Scott Card

The floor plan won't change.

Karen Evans

And so he represents a sea change.

Michael Oren

We didn't change anything. I'm not going to talk about it. It's not my job. It's about this game today.

Brady Hoke

Even up until yesterday, we thought that the numbers would change.

Frances Chaney

We were a little surprised, The crest times can change two or three times in a day.

Tim Collins

He's working on a change this year. He also has more command of the curve.

Dave Marzano

Cats don't like change without their consent.

Roger Caras

It was a slight change for me, because I've worked mostly in the food business.

Anne Borchers

It was like a balloon, that's what made me say I have to change.

Tom Degroote

I've been trying to shorten my swing a bit more, ... I'm also trying to see the ball more. That's the only change.

Javier Valentin

I thought at least one of them would change their mind and go somewhere else.

Jerry Baldwin

You have so much power to bring awareness, prevention and change.

Ashley Judd

I never have had to change the team's decision on who the captain is. The team's captain decision has always been someone who I would choose myself.

Denise Lyons

Change is the process by which the future invades our lives.

Alvin Toffler

The foolish and the dead alone never change their opinions.

James Russell Lowell

The only people in the world who can change things are those who can sell ideas.

Lois Wyse

Without change, something sleeps inside us, and seldom awakens. The sleeper must awaken.

Frank Herbert

It was time for a change.

Jackie Payne

A hero is someone right who doesn't change.

George Foreman

Every change was made to improve safety.

Troy Portser

We don't believe a change in deadline makes sense.

Brian Cresta

The most significant change today is the two-wave start.

Dave Mcgillivray

Change is hard and we've grown by leaps and bounds.

Brenda Taylor

The final decision should not be up to the adjudication committee. Things should not change at the end of the process.

Ian Neilson

You could feel the atmosphere change.

David Overstreet

Music can change the world because it can change people.

Abe Bonowitz

The market had been on a bearish trend. This (data) does little to change any views.

Michael Pond

That car of his is a bit old these days. It's a bit of history. It could be time for a change.

Ray Borrett

He said, 'Get her to change her number. I don't care how you do it, scare her -- whatever you want to do.

Frank Minucci

We have no plans to change the guidance policy.

Lynn Fox

I can bring about change. The people have spoken and their voices must be heard.

George Weah

Should any of these assumptions change, then the company's assessment of its financing requirements also would change.

David Norris

All we can do is wait. In my heart, he's guilty, and that's never going to change.

Janice Renn