"You must welcome change as the rule but not as your ruler."
"Change is the end result of all true learning."
"If you want your life to be more rewarding, you have to change the way you think."
"The best way to change another person is to change yourself."
"Things do not change; we change."
Henry David Thoreau
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."
"Our dilemma is that we hate change and love it at the same time; what we really want is for things to remain the same but get better."
Sydney J. Harris
"Being ready isn't enough; you have to be prepared for a promotion or any other significant change."
"You are educated. Your certification is in your degree. You may think of it as the ticket to the good life. Let me ask you to think of an alternative. Think of it as your ticket to change the world."
"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world. Indeed. It is the only thing that ever has."
"Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing."
"Any time you sincerely want to make a change, the first thing you must do is to raise your standards. When people ask me what really changed my life eight years ago, I tell them that absolutely the most important thin was changing what I demanded of myself. I wrote down all the things I would no longer accept in my life, all the things I would no longer tolerate, and all the things that I aspired to becoming."
"Be the change that you want to see in the world."
"Winners must learn to relish change with the same enthusiasm and energy that we have resisted it in the past."
"Goals allow you to control the direction of change in your favor."
"Teaching is more than imparting knowledge, it is inspiring change."
William Arthur Ward
"If you employed study, thinking, and planning time daily, you could develop and use that power that can change the course of your destiny."
W. Clement Stone
"The entrepreneur always searches for change, responds to it, and exploits it as an opportunity."
Peter F. Drucker
"We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish."
"Many a sudden change takes place on an unlikely day."
"Failure is not fatal, but failure to change might be."
"Excellent firms don't believe in excellence - only in constant improvement and constant change."
"You are young, my son, and, as the years go by, time will change and even reverse many of your present opinions. Refrain therefore awhile from setting yourself up as a judge of the highest matters."
"If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you never will change the outcome."
"Everybody has accepted by now that change is unavoidable. But that still implies that change is like death and taxes it should be postponed as long as possible and no change would be vastly preferable. But in a period of upheaval, such as the one we are living in, change is the norm."
Peter F. Drucker
"The curious paradox is that when I accept myself as I am, then I can change."
"The unwillingness to give up old ways of thinking, old ways of doing things, old ways of seeing yourself grounds you in place like an anchor."
Milton Katselas, Dreams into Action, Getting what you want!
"Having it all doesn’t mean having everything, all at once, all the time.
Having it all means taking yourself seriously. It means knowing yourself well enough to find your purpose in life. It means knowing what needs to change when you sense that you’ve lost that purpose. It means having the faith to believe that change is possible and having the courage to make those changes."
Marcus Buckingham, Find Your Strongest Life
"Sometimes, in order to create positive things in your life, you need to make some changes in the way you do things."
Richard Carlson, Ph.D., Don't Worry, Make Money