Change: (transform...modify...variation...changing )

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All wrong-doing arises because of mind. If mind is transformed can wrong-doing remain? --- Buddha 563BC

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Change and growth take place when a person has risked himself and dares to become involved with

experimenting with his own life. --- Herbert Otto

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Change is a part of every life. Resisting is often as futile as it is frustrating. --- Anon xxxx

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Determination, patience and courage are the only things needed to improve any situation. And, if you want a

situation changed badly enough, you will find these three things. --- Anon xxxx

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Even God cannot change the past. --- Agathon 446BC

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Everything flows and nothing stays. --- Heraclitus 535BC

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Few will have the greatness to bend history itself, but each of us can work to change a small portion of events ...

it is from numberless acts of courage and belief that human history is shaped. --- Robert F Kennedy 1925

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God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the

wisdom to know the difference. --- Serenity Prayer

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I can't change the direction of the wind. But I can adjust my sails --- Anon xxxx

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Keep constantly in mind in how many things you yourself have witnessed changes already. The universe is

change, life is understanding. --- Marcus Aurelius 121

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My personal trials have taught me the value of unmerited suffering. As my sufferings mounted I soon realized

that there were two ways that I could respond to my situation: either to react with bitterness or seek to transform

the suffering into a creative force. --- Martin Luther King, Jr 1929

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My theme is to make a difference right here in my own neighborhood. I don't have to fight the whole world. If I

do well where I am, it will make a difference in the rest of the world... People want to do and to be better. They

need inspiration to change and to try to make a difference. They need a catalyst to inspire faith and to encourage

them to take a risk...(once a Mexican-American migrant farm worker) --- Esau Herrera

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Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed it is the only thing

that ever has. --- Margaret Mead

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One must never lose time in vainly regretting the past nor in complaining about the changes which cause us

discomfort, for change is the very essence of life. --- Anatole France 1844

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Real, constructive mental power lies in the creative thought that shapes your destiny, and your hour-by-hour

mental counduct produces power for change in your life. Develop a train of thought on which to ride. The

nobility of your life as well as your happiness depends upon the direction in which that train of thought is going. ---

Laurence J. Peter

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The greatest revolution of our generation is the discovery that human beings, by changing the inner attitudes of

their minds, can change the outer aspects of their lives. --- William James 1842

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The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are

transformed. --- Carl Jung 1875

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The more things change, the more they stay the same . (plus ca change, plus c'est la meme chose.) --- Alphonse

Karr 1808

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The only person who is educated is the one who has learned how to learn ... and change. --- Carl Rogers

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The world is transformation; our life is what our thoughts make it. --- Marcus Aurelius 121

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Things do not change; we change. --- Henry David Thoreau 1817

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Three basic commodities that allow people to take action: 'Information (data, technical knowledge, political

intelligence, expertise); resources (funds, materials, space, time); and support (endorsement, backing, approval,

legitimacy).' ('The Change Masters') --- Rosabeth Moss Kanter

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Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind. --- Seneca 4BC

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We must always change, renew, rejuvenate ourselves; otherwise we harden. --- Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

1749

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We shrink from change; yet is there anything that can come into being without it? What does Nature hold dearer,

or more proper to herself? Could you have a hot bath unless the firewood underwent some change.. is it possible

for any useful thing to be achieved without change? Do you not see, then, that change in yourself is of the same

order, and no less necessary to Nature? --- Marcus Aurelius 121

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Whatever fate befalls you, do not give way to great rejoicing, or great lamentation… all things are full of change,

and your fortunes may turn at any moment. --- Arthur Schopenhauer 1788

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When you make a mistake, don't look back at it long. Take the reason of the thing into your mind, and then look

forward. Mistakes are lessons of wisdom. The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power. ---

Hugh White

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Work and struggle and never accept an evil that you can change. --- Andre Gide 1869

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You can't step into the same river twice. --- Heraclitus 535BC

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You must be the change you wish to see in the world. --- Mahatma Gandhi 1869

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