Quotations About / On:
Things do not change; we change.
(Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), U.S. philosopher, author, naturalist. Walden (1854), in The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, vol. 2, p. 361, Houghton Mifflin (1906).)
Change is everywhere. It is inevitable, so we have to live with it. Without change, there is no progress, no growth, no possibilities. Change makes us limitless. If there's one thing we can't change, it's change.
While it is normal to expect the change to be for the better, it is realistic to expect the change to be for the worse.
(Prasanna Mishra (Born 1942; India; former Civil Servant, Social Activist))
Change is normal, and growth is a must; but changing from good to worse is evil, and growing backwards is abnormal.
(About change and progressivism.)
Even if I have a change of outfit, if I don't have a change of heart, I will still think, speak, & act like a thug.
(My thought on Joel 2: 13)
We know we can't change the outer world but let's try to change things we do within the four walls.
You only see what your mind wants you to see. Therefore, don't change the direction of your eyes' focus; change your mind.
Never let the environment you come from change your dreams...instead let your dreams change your environment~Motholo
(Never let the challenges you faced in the past influence your future decisions)
News reports don't change the world. Only facts change it, and those have already happened when we get the news.
(Friedrich Dürrenmatt (1921-1990), Swiss dramatist, novelist, essayist, and trans. by Gerhard P. Knapp (1995). Romulus the Great, act I (1956).)
If there is anything that we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves.
(Carl Jung (1875-1961), Swiss psychiatrist. repr. In Collected Works, vol. 17, ed. William McGuire (1954). On the Development of Personality (1934).)