Quotations About / On: CHANGE
Colors, like features, follow the changes of the emotions.
(Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Spanish artist. Trans. in Alfred H. Barr, Jr., Picasso: Fifty Years of His Art (1946). Conversation avec Picasso, vol. 10, no. 10, Cahiers d'Art (Paris, 1935).)
Nothing is so perfectly amusing as a total change of ideas.
(Laurence Sterne (1713-1768), British author. Tristram Shandy, dedication to bk. 9 (1760-1767).)
Opinions are made to be changedor how is truth to be got at?
(George Gordon Noel Byron (1788-1824), British poet. Letter, May 9, 1817, to publisher John Murray. Byron's Letters and Journals, vol. 5, ed. Leslie A. Marchand (1973-1981).)
A real idea keeps changing and appears in many places.
(Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Third Selection, New York (1986).)
A critic who uses new quotations is making important changes.
(Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Thirteenth Selection, New York (1994).)
My whole outlook on life changed with those three little words, "The rabbit died."
(Anonymous Mother. Quoted in When Men Are Pregnant, ch. 5, Jerrold Lee Shapiro (1987).
Like all weak men he laid an exaggerated stress on not changing one's mind.
(W. Somerset Maugham (1874-1966), British author. Of Human Bondage, ch. 39 (1915).
Referring to the Vicar of Blackstable.)
Isn't life a series of images that change as they repeat themselves?
(Andy Warhol (c. 1928-1987), U.S. pop artist. Quoted in Warhol, "Too Much Work 1980-84," Victor Bokris (1989).)
What man thinks of changing himself so as to suit his wife?
(Anthony Trollope (1815-1882), British novelist. Lady Chiltern, in Phineas Redux, vol. 2, ch. iii, London, Chapman and Hall (1874).)
'change is a constant thing in life which every human is reliable to'.