Quotes on Change

You must be the change you wish to see in the world.
~ Mahatma Gandhi
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The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new.
~ Socrates
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The secret of change is to focus all your energy, not fighting the old, but on building the new.
~ Socrates
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Everything changes when we accept responsibility for ourselves. Stop blaming and start changing.
~ Tony Gaskins
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It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.
~ Charles Darwin
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Your life does not get better by chance, it gets better by change.
~ Jim Rohn
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When you blame others you give up your power to change. Take responsibility for your future!
~ Chris Voss
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Change is automatic. Progress is not.
~ Tony Robbins
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One's got to change the system, or one changes nothing. One can't put things right in a hole-and-corner way.
~ George Orwell
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Change is automatic. Progress is not.
~ Tony Robbins
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I am no longer accepting the things I cannot change. I am changing the things I cannot accept.
~ Angela Davis
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We generally change ourselves for one of two reasons: inspiration or desperation.
~ Jim Rohn
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The snake which cannot cast its skin has to die.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche
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The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.
~ Alan Watts
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Work and struggle and never accept an evil that you can change.
~ Andre Gide
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You will never change your life until you change something you do daily.
~ Mike Murdoch
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It is not necessary to change. Survival is not mandatory.
~ W. Edwards Deming
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Fighting change is resisting growth.
~ Robin Sharma
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Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
~ Dalai Lama
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You really can change the world if you care enough.
~ Marian Wright Edelman
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A State without the means of some change is without the means of its conservation.
~ Edmund Burke
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Those who can not change their minds can not change anything.
~ George Bernard Shaw
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You must make a choice to take a chance or your life will never change.
~ Zig Ziglar
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Fix your eyes forward on what you can do, not back on what you cannot change.
~ Tom Clancy
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If you blame others for something that happens in your life, then you must wait until they change in order to get better.
~ Wayne Dyer
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What you're supposed to do when you don't like a thing is change it. If you can't change it, change the way you think about it. Don't complain.
~ Maya Angelou
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Change is essential to survival. To resist it is to embrace extinction.
~ Robin Sharma
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If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you never will change the outcome.
~ Michael Jordan
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When you are finished changing. You are finished.
~ Benjamin Franklin
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Most of the change we think we see in life is due to truths being in and out of favor.
~ Robert Frost
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I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
~ Maya Angelou
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You don't change the world to travel, you travel to change the world.
~ Dedrick D. L. Pitter
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Changes 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 changes that we Seek.
~ Barack Obama
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Change is the constant, the signal for rebirth, the egg of the phoenix.
~ Christina Baldwin
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The man who never alters his opinions is like standing water, and breeds reptiles of the mind.
~ William Blake
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No change of circumstances can repair a defect of character.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
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The world hates change, yet it is the only thing that has brought progress.
~ Charles F. Kettering
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He who rejects change is the architect of decay. The only human institution which rejects progress is the cemetery.
~ Harold Wilson
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To change a habit, make a conscious decision, then act out the new behavior.
~ Maxwell Maltz
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How wonderful is it that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
~ Anne Frank
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Progress is a nice word. But change is its motivator. And change has its enemies.
~ Robert Kennedy
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If we don't change, we don't grow. If we don't grow, we aren't really living.
~ Gail Sheehy
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Very often a change of self is needed more than a change of scene.
~ A. C. Benson
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Change is inevitable. Change is constant.
~ Benjamin Disraeli
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When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
~ Viktor Emil Frankl
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They must often change who would be constant in happiness or wisdom.
~ Confucius
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If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.
~ Lao Tzu
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Change is the end result of all true learning.
~ Leo Buscaglia
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In a progressive country change is constant; change is inevitable.
~ Benjamin Disraeli
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The foolish and the dead alone never change their opinions.
~ James Russell Lowell
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The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.
~ George Bernard Shaw
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Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.
~ Carol Creighton Burnett
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If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.
~ Maya Angelou
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He who rejects change is the architect of decay. The only human institution which rejects progress is the cemetery.
~ Harold Wilson
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It is not necessary to change. Survival is not mandatory.
~ William Edwards Deming
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Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time.
~ Barack Obama
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Change brings opportunity.
~ Nido Qubein
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When you blame others, you give up your power to change.
~ Robert Anthony
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It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.
~ Charles Darwin
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To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often.
~ Winston Churchill
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You must be the change you wish to see in the world.
~ Mahatma Gandhi
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Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.
~ John F. Kennedy
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All change is hard at first, messy in the middle and gorgeous at the end.
~ Robin Sharma
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If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
~ Albert Einstein
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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.
~ Barack Obama
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A man can't ride your back unless it's bent.
~ Martin Luther King Jr.
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The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new.
~ Scorates
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Never believe that a few caring people can't change the world. For, indeed, that's all who ever have.
~ Margaret Mead
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Some people try to change the world one life at a time. Others try to change the world one death at a time. And I try to change the world one bucket full of dirt at a time.
~ Jarod Kintz
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True life is lived when tiny changes occur.
~ Leo Tolstoy
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We are the change we have been waiting for.
~ Barack Hussein Obama
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Things changed, people changed, and the world went rolling along right outside the window.
~ Nicholas Sparks
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I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
~ Aldous Huxley
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No matter who you are, no matter what you did, no matter where you've come from, you can always change, become a better version of yourself.
~ Madonna
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One day spent with someone you love can change everything.
~ Mitchell David Albom
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Change is a big part of the reality in business. "Willingness to change is a strength, even if it means plunging part of the company into total confusion for a while... Keeping an eye out for change is both exhilarating and fun.
~ Jack Welch
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Incredible change happens in your life when you decide to take control of what you do have power over instead of craving control over what you don't.
~ Steve Maraboli
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Some changes look negative on the surface but you will soon realize that space is being created in your life for something new to emerge.
~ Eckhart Tolle
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I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.
~ Mother Teresa
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The snake which cannot cast its skin has to die. As well the minds which are prevented from changing their opinions; they cease to be mind.`
~ Friedrich Nietzsche
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And that is how change happens. One gesture. One person. One moment at a time.
~ Libba Bray
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Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don't resist them; that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.
~ Lao Tzu
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They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.
~ Andy Warhol
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Change will not come if we wait for some other person, or if we wait for some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.
~ Barack Hussein Obama
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The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking.
~ Albert Einstein
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Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.
~ Margaret Mead
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Things change. And friends leave. Life doesn't stop for anybody.
~ Stephen Chbosky
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Be the change that you wish to see in the world.
~ Mahatma Gandhi
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Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
~ Confucius
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In a time of rapid change, standing still is the most dangerous course of action.
~ Brian Tracy
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It's only a thought and a thought can be changed.
~ Louise Hay
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When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves.
~ Victor Frank
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Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.
~ James Arthur Baldwin
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Not everything that is faced can be changed. But nothing can be changed until it is faced.
~ James Arthur Baldwin
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Everything changes when you change.
~ Jim Rohn
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