Lhorie Alejandrino


Published: April 26, 2017

Quotes about Change

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Change your thoughts and you change your world.

[Norman Vincent Peale]

You cannot change what you are, only what you do.

[Philip Pullman]

Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.

[Barack Obama]

Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars and change the world.

[Harriet Tubman]

Never too old, never too bad, never too late, never too sick to start from scratch once again.

[Bikram Choudry]

Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward.

[C.S. Lewis]

The philosophers have only interpreted the world, in various ways: the point, however, is to change it.

[Karl Marx]

Maybe who we are isn’t so much about what we do, but rather what we’re capable of when we least expect it.

[Jodi Picoult]

I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.

[Mother Teresa]

How can you know what you’re capable of if you don’t embrace the unknown.

[Esmeralda Santiago]

The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.

[William Arthur Ward]

The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking.

[Albert Einstein]

You must be the change you wish to see in the world.

[Mahatma Gandhi]

I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying.

[Michael Jordan]

You miss 100 percent of the shots you never take.

[Wayne Gretzky]

Change your thoughts and you change your world.

[Norman Vincent Peale]

It doesn’t matter where you are, you are nowhere compared to where you can go.

[Bob Proctor]

The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new.


By changing nothing, nothing changes.

[Tony Robbins]

If you always do what you’ve always done, you’ll always get what you’ve always got.

[Henry Ford]

Don’t let the concept of change scare you as much as the prospect of remaining unhappy.

[Timber Hawkeye]

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

[Jimmy Dean]

If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.

[Maya Angelou]

Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.

[George Bernard Shaw]

I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.

[Aldous Huxley]

As soon as anyone starts telling you to be ‘realistic,’ cross that person off your invitation list.

[John Eliot]

To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often.

[Winston Churchill]

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

[Andy Warhol]

Change is hard at first, messy in the middle, and gorgeous in the end.

[Robin Sharma]

Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.

[Andre Gide]

People change for two main reasons: Their minds have open or their hearts have been broken.


In a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.

[Warren Buffett]

The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.

[Elbert Hubbard]

Never believe that a few caring people can’t change the world. For indeed, that’s all who ever have.

[Margaret Mead]

Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes.

[Johann Wolfgang]

A year from now you will wish you had started today.

[Karen Lamb]



Published: April 26, 2017