Famous Quotes About Change

Read These Famous Quotes About Change to Learn Why Change Is Necessary

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We have always validated change as the only constant in the world. We approve of change, as change leads to improvement. But what if change leads to a lowering of standards? What if change means more pollution, more poverty, and more destruction? Should change always be welcomed? Read these change quotes carefully to understand why change is inevitable.

  • Jawaharlal Nehru
    The wheel of change moves on, and those who were down go up and those who were up go down.
  • Barack Obama
    Change doesn't come from Washington. Change comes to Washington.
  • Winston Churchill
    There is nothing wrong with change, if it is in the right direction.
  • John A. Simone Sr.
    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.
  • Faith Baldwin
    Time is a dressmaker specializing in alterations.
  • Publilius Syrus
    A rolling stone can gather no moss.
  • Washington Irving
    There is a certain relief in change, even though it be from bad to worse! As I have often found in traveling in a stagecoach, that it is often a comfort to shift one's position, and be bruised in a new place.
  • Heraclitus
    Nothing is permanent, but change.
  • Nelson Mandela
    One of the things I learnt when I was negotiating was that until I changed myself I could not change others.
  • Henry Brooks Adams
    Chaos often breeds life, when order breeds habit.
  • H. G. Wells
    Adapt or perish, now as ever, is Nature's inexorable imperative.
  • Isaac Asimov
    It is change, continuing change, inevitable change, that is the dominant factor in society today. No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be.
  • Herbert Otto
    Change and growth take place when a person has risked himself and dares to become involved with experimenting with his own life.
  • Arnold Bennett
    Any change, even for the better, is always accompanied by drawbacks and discomforts.
  • Helen Keller
    Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate is strength undefeatable.
  • Spanish Proverb
    A wise man changes his mind, a fool never will.