Change Quotes


Change is not made without inconvenience, even from worse to better.
– Richard Hooker

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

You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight.
– Jim Rohn

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

Become a student of change. It is the only thing that will remain constant.
– Anthony J. D'Angelo

The key to change... is to let go of fear.
– Rosanne Cash
Opinions alter, manners change, creeds rise and fall, but the moral laws are written on the table of eternity.
– Lord Acton
Wars of nations are fought to change maps. But wars of poverty are fought to map change.
– Muhammad Ali
Change means movement. Movement means friction. Only in the frictionless vacuum of a nonexistent abstract world can movement or change occur without that abrasive friction of conflict.
– Saul Alinsky
Our generation has an incredible amount of realism, yet at the same time it loves to complain and not really change. Because, if it does change, then it won't have anything to complain about.
– Tori Amos
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.
– Maya Angelou
When it becomes more difficult to suffer than to change... you will change.
– Robert Anthony
Men are but children of a larger growth, Our appetites as apt to change as theirs, And full as craving too, and full as vain.
– Diane Arbus
Change in all things is sweet.
– Aristotle
The main dangers in this life are the people who want to change everything... or nothing.
– Nancy Astor
That man is a creature who needs order yet yearns for change is the creative contradiction at the heart of the laws which structure his conformity and define his deviancy.
– Freda Adler
Even God cannot change the past.
– Agathon
The customs and fashions of men change like leaves on the bough, some of which go and others come.
– Dante Alighieri
People can cry much easier than they can change.
– James A. Baldwin
The most useless are those who never change through the years.
– James M. Barrie