Change Quotes

Growth means change and change involves risk, stepping from the known to the unknown.

If you don’t create change, change will create you.

If you were king for a day, what one-thing would you change?

One thing we know for sure is that change is certain, progress is not.

People are changed, not by coercion or intimidation, but by example.

People do not resist change. They resist being changed!

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

To change and to change for the better are two different things. –German proverb

To cope with a changing world, an entity must develop the capacity of shifting and changing, of developing new skills and attitudes. In short, the capability of learning. –A De Gues

Today the world changes very quickly, so fast that in growing up we take leave not just of youth but of the world we were young in. Fear and resentment of what is new is really a lament for the memories of our childhood. –Sir Peter Medawar

All things must change to something new, to something strange. -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Any change, even a change for the better, is always accompanied by drawbacks and discomforts. –Arnold Bennett

Approach each new problem not with a view of finding what you hope will be there, but to get the truth, the realities that must be grappled with. You may not like just what you find. In this case you are entitled to try to change it. But do not deceive yourself as to what you do find to be the facts of the situation. -Bernard M. Baruch

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

Change before you have to. -Jack Welch

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

Change is the constant, the signal for rebirth, the egg of the phoenix. -Christina Baldwin

Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future. -John F. Kennedy

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

Change your thoughts and you change your world. -Norman Vincent Peale