Quotes About Change

What is change? Change refers to 'something different', something we are not use to. Change is something that presses us out of our comfort zone. It can come in a good way or in a bad way. In other words, change can be positive or negative. If you're among those who are looking for change in their lives, don't search for it outside of you. Changing places, jobs, countries, partners... rarely brings the change you want. It will not change the way you feel, as it is impossible to run away from yourself. Change starts with you! Quotes and sayings about change could be the encouragement you need. Below you will find some quality quotes and sayings about change. Keep reading!

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"Technological change is like an axe in the hands of a pathological criminal." Albert Einstein

"Things do not change; we change." Henry David Thoreau

"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

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

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

"You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete." Buckminster Fuller

"If you donít like something, change it. If you canít change it, change your attitude. Donít complain." Maya Angelou

"Those who expect moments of change to be comfortable and free of conflict have not learned their history." Joan Wallach Scott

"Be the change that you wish to see in the world." Mahatma Gandhi

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

"One must never lose time in vainly regretting the past or in complaining against the changes which cause us discomfort, for change is the essence of life." Anatole France

"If you want to make enemies, try to change something." Woodrow Wilson

"Power properly understood is nothing but the ability to achieve purpose. It is the strength required to bring about social, political and economic change." Martin Luther King Jr.

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

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

"Change your thoughts and you change the world." Norman Vincent Peale

"Few people 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 these acts will be written the history of this generation." Robertt Francis Kennedy

"Rather than wishing for change, you first must be prepared to change." Catherine Pulsifer

"Some people change their ways when they see the light, others when they feel the heat." Caroline Schoeder

"The key to the ability to change is a changeless sense of who you are, what you are about and what you value." Stephen R. Covey

"If you want people to change, you must provide crystal-clear direction." Chip & Dan Heath

"Ambiguity is the enemy. Any successful change requires a translation of ambiguous goals into concrete behaviors. In short, to make a switch, you need to script the critical moves." Chip & Dan Heath

"Change will never happen when people lack the ability and courage to see themselves for who they are." Bryant Harrison McGill

"You can recognize a pioneer by the arrows in his back." Beverly Rubik

"Let a person radically alter his thoughts, and he will be astonished at the rapid transformation it will effect in the material conditions of his life." James Allen

"Up is never where you are now." James Belasco & Ralph Stayer

"Our wretched species is so made that those who walk on the well-trodden path always throw stones at those who are showing a new road." Voltaire

"Change is hard because people wear themselves out. And thatís the second surprise about change: What looks like laziness is often exhaustion." Chip & Dan Heath


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