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Change

All appears to change when we change.
(Henri-Frédéric Amiel, Swiss critic, 1821-1881)
 
To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly.
(Henri Bergson, French philosopher, 1859-1941)
 
Few will have the greatness to bend history itself, but each one of us can work to change a small portion of events,
and in the total of all those acts will be written the history of this generation.
(Robert Francis Kennedy, American senator and attorney general, 1925-1968)
 
The most significant change in a person's life is a change of attitude.  Right attitudes produce right actions.
(William Johnson, superintendant of Indian Affaires, 1715-1774)
 
We cannot change anything until we accept it.  Condemnation does not liberate but oppresses.
(Carl Jung, Swiss psychiatrist, 1875-1961)
 
The mind has exactly the same power as the hands; not merely to grasp the world, but to change it.
(Colin Wilson, English author, born 1931)
 
Change your thoughts and you change the world.
(Norman Vincent Peale, American author, 1898-1970)
 
If you don't like something, change it;
if you can't change it, change the way you think about it.
(Maya Angelou, American poet, born 1928)
 
Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
(Leon Tolstoi, Russian writer, 1828-1910)
 
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
(Indira Gandhi, Indian prime minister, 1917-1984)
 
To gain that which is worth having, it may be necessary to lose everything else.
(Bernadette Devlin, Northern Irish politician and social activist, born 1947)
 
Great changes may nor happen right away, but with effort even the difficult may become easy.
(Bill Blackman, American painter)
 
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.
(Reinhold Niebuhr, American theologian, 1892-1971)