CHANGE Quotations

CHANGE Quotations

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A tiny change today brings a dramatically different tomorrow. - Richard Bach

Accept change as a friend. And don’t take yourself too seriously. - Tom Peters

All change is not growth, as all movement is not forward. - Ellen Glasgow

All great changes are preceded by chaos. - Deepak Chopra

All that you touch you Change, All that you Change, Changes you. - Octavia Butler

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

As human beings our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the world…as being able to remake ourselves. - Gandhi

Be willing to reinvent yourself, because if Cher and Madonna can do it - you can!
- Unknown

Become a student of change. It is the only thing that will remain constant. - Anthony D’Angelo

Blessed are the flexible, for they shall not be bent out of shape. - Dr Michael McGriffy

Change alone is unchanging. - Heraclitus

Change and growth take place when a person has risked himself and dares to become involved with experimenting with his own life. - Herbert A Otto

Change before you have to. - Jack Welch

Change does not cause pain; resistance to change is what causes pain. - Unknown

Change is fun and exciting and, like a haircut, looks funny at first; but once you get used to it, it’s great. - Anne Blair

Change is inevitable, growth is intentional. - Glenda Cloud

Change is not a matter of possibility, it’s a matter of decision. - Kevin Ngo

Change is not meant to be COMFORTABLE because all change that really matters takes you beyond the limits of your COMFORT zone. - Che Garman

Change is only another word for growth, another synonym for learning. - Charles Handy

Change is the end result of all true learning. - Leo Buscaglia

Change never feels right, but when you act ‘as if’, eventually the uncomfortable feelings die away. - David L Preston

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

Change your thoughts and you change your world. - Norman Vincent Peale

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

Consider how hard it is to change yourself and you'll understand what little chance you have in trying to change others. - Jacob Braude

Do not resist change. Without it you become obsolete. - Larry James

Do things the ego does not like to do. - Stuart Wilde

Each forward step we take we leave some phantom of ourselves behind. - John Lancaster Spalding

Every small positive change we make in ourselves repays us in confidence in the future.
- Alice Walker

Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself. - Leo Tolstoy

Everything changes when you change. - Jim Rohn

Everything you want is just outside your comfort zone. - Robert Allen

Failure is not fatal, but failure to change might be. - John Wooden

Freedom and happiness are found in the flexibility and ease with which we move through change. - Buddha

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

I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself. - Aldous Huxley

I'd rather change my mind and succeed, than have my own way and fail. - Unknown

If in the last few years you haven’t discarded a major opinion or acquired a new one, check your pulse. You may be dead. - Gelett Burgess

If it doesn't challenge you, it doesn't change you. - Fred Devito

If nothing ever changed, there'd be no butterflies. - Unknown

If we are to achieve results never before accomplished, we must expect to employ methods never before attempted. - Francis Bacon

If you do what you’ve always done, you’ll get what you’ve always gotten. - Tony Robbins

If you don't like how things are, change it! You're not a tree. - Jim Rohn

If you don’t like the way you feel, then change your behavior. - Thomas D Willhite

If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain. - Maya Angelou

If you focus on results, you will never change. If you focus on change, you will get results. - Jack Dixon

If you have always done it that way, it is probably wrong. - Charles F Kettering

If you want something different, you gotta do something different. - Nathaniel Williams

If you want to succeed, you should strike out on new paths rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success. - John D Rockefeller

In order to change we must be sick and tired of being sick and tired. - Unknown

In the power to change yourself is the power to change the world around you. - Anwar Sadat

It is necessary to empty out the old to make room for the new to enter. - Eileen Caddy

It only takes one person to change your life - you. - Ruth Casey

It's not enough to be sick and tired of something. You've got to be sick and tired of being sick and tired. - Andy Gilbert

It's the most unhappy people who most fear change. - Mignon McLaughlin

Just as a snake sheds its skin, we must shed our past over and over again. - Buddha

Just because everything is different doesn't mean that everything has changed. - Irene Peter

Know what's weird? Day by day, nothing seems to change, but pretty soon...everything's different. - Calvin and Hobbs

Learn how to rethink, and you start to change. - Chris Turner

Life begins at the end of your comfort zone. - Neale Donald Walsch

Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes. - Goethe

Life is a continuous process of getting used to things we hadn't expected. - Martha Lupton

Life is a process. We are a process. The universe is a process. - Anne Wilson Schaef

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

Life is Change. Growth is Optional. Choose Wisely. - Karen Kaiser Clark

Maintaining a complicated life is a great way to avoid changing it. - Elaine St James

More powerful than the will to win is the courage to begin. - Unknown

Move out of your comfort zone. You can only grow if you are willing to feel awkward & uncomfortable when trying something new. - Brian Tracy

Never doubt for a moment that a small group of people can change the world. Indeed, it has never happened any other way. - Margaret Mead

Nine out of ten people who change their minds are wrong the second time too. - Unknown

No matter who you are, no matter what you do, you absolutely, positively do have the power to change. - Bill Phillips

Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced. - James Baldwin

Nothing ever is, everything is becoming. - Plato

Nothing will change in your life if you don't do something different from what you have been doing. - E. Perry Good

People are changed, not by coercion or intimidation, but by example. - Unknown

People are very open-minded about new things - as long as they're exactly like the old ones. - Charles F Kettering

People rarely change. They react first, think later, and regret at leisure. - Unknown

Progress and growth are impossible if you always do things the way you’ve always done things. - Dr Wayne Dyer

So much of what you are not is because you are literally standing in your own way of becoming. - Leo Buscaglia

Sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together. - Marilyn Monroe

Sometimes it's the smallest decisions that can change your life forever. - Kerri Russell

Start with the belief that your life can indeed be changed, and that you have the power to change it. - George Bernard Shaw

Tears will get you sympathy, sweat will get you change. - Rev Jesse Jackson

The best cure for a sluggish mind is to disturb its routine. - William Danforth

The deep problem facing everyone is how to break free when being a prisoner is the only comfortable way you know how to live. - Deepak Chopra

The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results. - Albert Einstein

The fates lead him who will - him who won't, they drag. - Seneca

The first step toward change is awareness. The second step is acceptance. - Nathaniel Branden

The key to change is to let go of fear. - Rosanne Cash

The man who views the world at 50 the same as he did at 20 has wasted 30 years of his life. - Muhammad Ali

The old skin has to be shed before the new one can come. - Joseph Campbell

The only time you are actually growing is when you are uncomfortable! - T Harv Eker

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

The past will continue to be your future if you drag it along with you. - David Bach

The person who risks nothing, does nothing, has nothing, is nothing, becomes nothing.
- Norman Vincent Peale

The shortest route from the starting point to your destination is the highway marked 'Willingness to Change'. - Jim Hartness

The universe is transformation; our life is what our thoughts make it. - Marcus Aurelius

The world is moving so fast these days that the man who says it cannot be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it. - Elbert Hubbard

There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them. - Denis Waitley

They say that time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself. - Andy Warhol

Those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything. - George Bernard Shaw

Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending. - Carl Bard

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

To be outstanding - get comfortable with being uncomfortable. - Alrik Kondenburg

To change and to improve are not necessarily the same thing. - Jim Willett

To change one's life: Start immediately. Do it flamboyantly. No exceptions (no excuses).
- William James

To get what you want, STOP doing what isn't working. - Dennis Weaver

Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life.
- Golda Meir

Very often a change of self is needed more than a change of scene. - Arthur Christopher Benson

We can never really change someone; people must change themselves. - Stephen Covey

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

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

We must always change, renew, rejuvenate ourselves; otherwise we harden. - Goethe

What we think determines what happens to us, so if we want to change our lives, we need to stretch our minds. - Wayne Dyer

When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves. - Viktor Frankl

When you are through changing, you are through. - Bruce Barton

When you blame others, you give up your power to change. - Dr. Robert Anthony

When you feel that you have reached the end and that you cannot go one step further, when life seems to be drained of all purpose; what a wonderful opportunity to start all over again, to turn over a new page. - Eileen Caddy

Who you think you are will always be frightened of change. But it doesn’t make any difference to who you truly are. - Baba Ram Dass

Why is it when we are young, we change our opinions too often, and when we are older, too seldom? - Unknown

You are always only one choice away from changing your life. - Mary Blochowiak

You are the embodiment of the information you choose to accept and act upon. To change your circumstances you need to change your thinking and subsequent actions.
- Adlin Sinclair

You can judge your age by the amount of pain you feel when you come in contact with a new idea. - Pearl S Buck

You cannot become who you want to be by remaining who you are. - Che Garman

You cannot dream yourself into a character; you must hammer and forge yourself one.
- James A. Froude

You cannot expect to achieve new goals or move beyond your present circumstances unless you change. - Les Brown

You cannot tread the Path before you become the Path yourself. - Zen Saying

You can't change the past, but you can change now! - Unknown

You can't keep saying and doing the same things and expect better results. - Joan Duncan Oliver

You have the power to change anything about yourself or your life that you want to change. - Barbara De Angelis

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

You must break out of your current comfort zone and become comfortable with the unfamiliar and the unknown. - Denis Waitley

You seek too much information and not enough transformation. - Shirdi Sai Baba

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