Change quotes and sayings

Everything changes, nothing remains without change.
Buddha

Be the change you want to see in the world.
Mahatma Gandhi

Every time I find the meaning of life, they change it.
Anonymous

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

More quotes

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

Change is the only constant.
Proverb

The first step toward change is awareness. The second step is acceptance.
Nathaniel Branden

We change, whether we like it or not.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Everything flows and nothing stays.
Heraclitus

If we don’t change, we don’t grow. If we don’t grow, we are not really living.
Gail Sheehy

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

If you’re in a bad situation, don’t worry it’ll change. If you’re in a good situation, don’t worry it’ll change.
John A. Simone, Sr

The key to change… is to let go of fear.
Rosanne Cash

There is nothing wrong with change, if it is in the right direction.
Winston Churchill

When you’re finished changing, you’re finished.
Benjamin Franklin

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

To learn is to change. Education is a process that changes the learner.
Anonymous

Change the changeable, accept the unchangeable, and remove yourself from the unacceptable.
Denis Waitley

Life is change. Growth is optional. Choose wisely
Anonymous

If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.
Lao Tzu

You will never change your life until you change something you do daily.
Mike Murdock

Things do not change; we change.
Henry David Thoreau

You must welcome change as the rule but not as your ruler.
Denis Waitley

People underestimate their capacity for change. There is never a right time to do a difficult thing. A leader’s job is to help people have vision of their potential.
John Porter

Most of the change we think we see in life Is due to truths being in and out of favor.
Robert Frost

In this world of change, nothing which comes stays, and nothing which goes is lost.
Anne Sophie Swetchine

You change your life by changing your heart.
Anonymous

If the facts don’t fit the theory, change the facts.
Albert Einstein

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

He who rejects change is the architect of decay. The only human institution which rejects progress is the cemetery.
Harold Wilson

All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind us is a part of ourselves; we must die to one life before we can enter another.
Anatole France

It is always the simple things that change our lives. And these things never happen when you are looking for them to happen. Life will reveal answers at the pace life wishes to do so. You feel like running, but life is on a stroll. This is how God does things.
Donald Miller

Other things may change us, but we start and end with family.
Anthony Brandt

Life can either be accepted or changed. If it is not accepted, it must be changed. If it cannot be changed, then it must be accepted.
Anonymous

We cannot change our past. We can not change the fact that people act in a certain way. We can not change the inevitable. The only thing we can do is play on the one string we have, and that is our attitude.
Charles R. Swindoll

Times change and we change with them.
Latin Proverb

The wheel of change moves on, and those who were down go up and those who were up go down.
Jawaharlal Nehru

When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves.
Victor Frankl

It is not necessary to change. Survival is not mandatory.
W. Edwards Deming

Forget about the consequences of failure. Failure is only a temporary change in direction to set you straight for your next success.
Denis Waitley

I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.
Jimmy Dean

I don’t need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I nod; my shadow does that much better.
Plutarch

Love is more afraid of change than destruction.
Friedrich Nietzsche

One key to successful leadership is continuous personal change. Personal change is a reflection of our inner growth and empowerment.
Robert E. Quinn

Love is an attempt to change a piece of a dream-world into reality.
Henry David Thoreau

If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
Woodrow T. Wilson

You never have to change anything you got up in the middle of the night to write.
Saul Bellow

We are chameleons, and our partialities and prejudices change place with an easy and blesses facility, and we are soon wonted to the change and happy in it.
Mark Twain

Leaders establish the vision for the future and set the strategy for getting there; they cause change. They motivate and inspire others to go in the right direction and they, along with everyone else, sacrifice to get there.
John Kotter

Change is the essence of life.Be willing to surrender what you are for what you could become.
Anonymous

You can’t change the past, but you can ruin the present by worrying about the future.
Anonymous

I put a dollar in one of those change machines. Nothing changed.
George Carlin

Change is hard because people overestimate the value of what they have—and underestimate the value of what they may gain by giving that up.
James Belasco and Ralph Stayer

Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
Confucius

Change starts when someone sees the next step.
William Drayton

Change in all things is sweet.
Aristotle

Unless you are prepared to give up something valuable you will never be able to truly change at all, because you’ll be forever in the control of things you can’t give up.
Andy Law

Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.
Carol Burnett

If you don’t like something change it; if you can’t change it, change the way you think about it.
Mary Engelbreit

The rate of change is not going to slow down anytime soon. If anything, competition in most industries will probably speed up even more in the next few decades.
John P. Kotter