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None of us knows what the next change is going to be, what unexpected opportunity is just around the corner, waiting a few months or a few years to change all the tenor of our lives.

Kathleen Norris

Not so many years ago there was no simpler or more intelligible notion than that of going on a journey. Travel --movement through space --provided the universal metaphor for change. One of the subtle confusions --perhaps one of the secret terrors --of modern life is that we have lost this refuge. No longer do we move through space as we once did.

Daniel J. Boorstin

Nothing endures but change.

Heraclitus

Nothing in the world is more flexible and yielding than water. Yet when it attacks the firm and the strong, none can withstand it, because they have no way to change it. So the flexible overcome the adamant, the yielding overcome the forceful. Everyone knows this, but no one can do it.

Laozi

Nothing in the world lasts Save eternal change.

Honorat de Bueil, Marquis de Racan

Nothing is so perfectly amusing as a total change of ideas.

Laurence Sterne

Nothing may change in days or in years or all can change in hours and in seconds! Knowing this means that you already know many things!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Nothing/nobody changes God's will/his/her story/destiny. Yes, it's only God that can change his will/your/one's destiny/story.

Emeasoba George

O Time and change! -- with hair as gray as was my sire's that winter day, how strange it seems, with so much gone of life and love, to still live on!

John Greenleaf Whittier

Observe constantly that all things take place by change, and accustom thyself to consider that the nature of the Universe loves nothing so much as to change the things which are, and to make new things like them.

Marcus Aurelius

Obstacles cannot crush me. Every obstacle yields to stern resolve. He who is fixed to a star does not change his mind.

Leonardo DaVinci

Old age is when broadness of the mind and narrowness of the waist change places.

Red Skelton

On the breakup of Harrison Ford's first marriage It wasn't because he became a star. In all relationships there are changes and the point is both partners have to change together.

Walter Beakel

Once your mindset changes, everything on the outside will change along with it.

Steve Maraboli

One can change the small minds, but it is tad difficult to do it with the small heart whose soul is in small mind only.

Anuj Somany

One must never lose time in vainly regretting the past or in complaining against the changes which cause us discomfort, for change is the essence of life.

Anatole France

One person can have a profound effect on another. And two people...well, two people can work miracles. They can change a whole town. They can change the world.

Andrew Schneider

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

Hilary Clinton

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

Carol Burnett

Only the extremely ignorant or the extremely intelligent can resist change.

Socrates

Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.

Confucius

Opinions alter, manners change, creeds rise and fall, but the moral laws are written on the table of eternity.

Lord Acton

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

Anthony Brandt

Our children change uswhether they live or not.

Lois McMaster Bujold

Our children change us…whether they live or not.

Lois McMaster Bujold, "Barrayar", 1991

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