Quotations About / On: CHANGE

  • 71.
    'I often sit and watch the leaves change colour and fall from the tree. To me, those leaves signify the constant change in our own lives and all the beautiful colours signify our own emotions. As the leaves, change and fall from the tree with such grace and gentleness, they're reminding us to be gentle with ourselves as this chapter ends and the next journey begins in our lives.'
    (Changes, Personal and Spiritual Growth, Journeys, Final Chapters.)
    More quotations from: Annalee Hopkins Somerville
  • 72.
    ... changes are necessary, as long as they are for the better. But the problem is that this world is not changing for the better; it's changing for the worse.
    (From my satirical essay/speech entitled 'I Guess The Good Old School Days Are Gone Forever.')
    More quotations from: Yehoshua Shim'onai
  • 73.
    "It is insane to think that you can change people. Unfortunately, you cannot change anyone else, not even your own children, you can only change yourself." Rosie Bourget
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  • 74.
    As humans we must change ourselves in everyday, months & years we live through. A living thing always evolves & changes over time. If we don't change, it means we are dead objects, not animated beings.
    More quotations from: Abu Sufian
  • 75.
    “What youre supposed to do when you dont like a thing is change it. If you cant change it, change the way you think about it. Dont complain.”
    (― Maya Angelou, Wouldnt Take Nothing for My Journey Now)
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  • 76.
    You see how full of changes his age is.
    (William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Goneril, in King Lear, act 1, sc. 1, l. 288. Speaking of her father, King Lear.)
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  • 77.
    The Ethiopian cannot change his skin nor the leopard his spots.
    (Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), U.S. philosopher, author, naturalist. Letter, November 14, 1847, to Ralph Waldo Emerson, in The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, vol. 6, p. 140, Houghton Mifflin (1906).)
    More quotations from: Henry David Thoreau, change
  • 78.
    No, Time, thou shalt not boast that I do change.
    (William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British poet. No, Time, thou shalt not boast that I do change (l. 1). . . The Unabridged William Shakespeare, William George Clark and William Aldis Wright, eds. (1989) Running Press.)
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  • 79.
    All things are moral; and in their boundless changes have an unceasing reference to spiritual nature.
    (Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882), U.S. essayist, poet, philosopher. Nature, ch. 5 (1836, revised and repr. 1849).)
    More quotations from: Ralph Waldo Emerson, nature
  • 80.
    Popularity? It's glory's small change.
    (Victor Hugo (1802-1885), French poet, dramatist, novelist. Don Salluste, in Ruy Blas, act 3, sc. 5 (1838).)
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