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At every turn when there has been an imbalance of power, the truth questioned, or our beliefs and values distorted, the change required to restore our nation has always come from the bottom up from our people.
Howard Dean

The first time I sang in the Church choir, two hundred people changed their religion.
Fred Allen

The creative habit is like a drug. The particular obsession changes, but the excitement, the thrill of your creation lasts.
Henry Moore

Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle. And so we must straighten our backs and work for our freedom. A man can't ride you unless your back is bent.
Martin Luther King Jr

She's my wife, not my girlfriend. Maybe for her it is better. For me, she's still the same girl, just my wife [on if marriage has changed him!]
Nikolay Davydenko

When the occasional whisper comes along associating you with an England call up it is always flattering, but it shouldn't change your approach of doing your best in each game you play in.
Bilal Shafayat

To learn, a person must want to change, to be better, to do differently, and this resistance does not occur without resistance.
Lloyd Cook

The public interest is best served by the free exchange of ideas.
John Kane

The best thing about acting is that I get to lose myself in another character and actually get paid for it... It's a great outlet. I'm not really sure who I am-it seems I change every day.
Leonardo Dicaprio

Actions receive their tincture from the times,
And as they change are virtues made or crimes (A Hymn to the Pillory)
Daniel Defoe

Technology has not only changed the way people are able to view movies, it has changed the way our industry produces and advertises movies.
Dan Glickman

When I joined the band, I changed shape for a few years but now I'm back to the way I was. There's nothing I can do to put on weight.
Nadine Coyle

I'd like to change my butt. It hangs a little too long. God forbid what it will look like when I'm older. It will probably be dragging along on the ground behind me.
Teri Hatcher

Certainly, travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.
Miriam Beard

I don't see how he [Gordie Brown]could be the change that the country wants and the country voted for
George Osborne

I arrived in Hollywood without having my nose fixed, my teeth capped, or my name changed. That is very gratifying to me.
Barbra Streisand

There are nine orders of angels, to wit, angels, archangels, virtues, powers, principalities, dominations, thrones, cherubim, and seraphim
Billy Graham

Ignorance is always afraid of change.
Jawaharlal Nehru

Our dilemma is that we hate change and love it at the same time; what we really want is for things to remain the same but get better.
Sydney Harris

To be honest, it's a bit of a relief not having to be the party animal for a change.
Sara Cox

Change must always be balanced with some degree of consistency.
Ron Burton

Play uppe, play uppe, O Boston bells! Play all your changes, all your swells (The High Tide on the Coast of Lincolnshire)
Jean Ingelow

You can take it as understood,
That your luck changes only if it's good.
Ogden Nash

I'm really happy, she's a great person. And she's a great influence on people around her. But I think that anything that has changed in my life is because of me. I've gone through it, and I've learned to deal with it and I've made the decision to move forward [on Samantha Ronson]
Lindsay Lohan

It seems to me that any sensible person must see that violence does not change the world and if it does, then only temporarily.
Martin Scorsese

I didn't come into politics to change the Labour Party. I came into politics to change the country.
Tony Blair

Popularity? It is glory's small change.
Victor Hugo

Change is certain. Peace is followed by disturbances; departure of evil men by their return. Such recurrences should not constitute occasions for sadness but realities for awareness, so that one may be happy in the interim.
Percy Bysshe Shelley

Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included.
Karl Marx

I live a normal life, I take care of our baby, I cook, and I look forward to the weekend so I can spend some time with my husband. It's the kind of change we all secretly dream of, but which isn't always easy to deal with.
Angela Lindvall

Because every punter has to register full identity details to open an account with exchanges, and sign a declaration allowing the authorities access to that account, it is more likely that we are today seeing the results of this extra source of intelligence. [on scandals in betting]
J A McGrath

To invoke a Kierkegaardesque figure of speech, the beauty of the language of the Bible can be like a set of dentist's instruments nearly laid out on a table and hanging on a wall, intriguing in their technological complexity and with their stainless steel highly polished--until they set to work on the job for which they were originally designed. Then all of a sudden my reaction changes from 'How shiny and beautiful they all are!' to 'Get that damned thing out of my mouth!'
Jaroslav Pelikan

In human life, art may arise from almost any activity, and once it does so, it is launched on a long road of exploration, invention, freedom to the limits of extravagance, interference to the point of frustration, finally discipline, controlling constant change and growth.
Susanne Langer

The reason the prime minister has cancelled this election is because the Conservative Party is making the arguments about the changes this country needs.
David Cameron

If you do not change the direction in which you are going, you will end up where you are headed.
Confucius

I would say that it's quadruple what I've had when I've won major championships in the past. I've gotten faxes and phone calls from all over the world. It's been overwhelming. It's really changed my opinion of humanity.
Greg Norman

Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.
James Baldwin

I can't see, unless the weather changes, the conditions changing dramatically.
Peter Alliss

Waste no time with revolutions that do not remove the causes of your complaints but simply change the faces of those in charge.
Francesco Guicciardini

A small group of thoughtful people could change the world. Indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.
Margaret Mead

Common experience is the gold reserve which confers an exchange value on the currency which words are; without this reserve of shared experiences, all our pronouncements are checks drawn on insufficient funds.
Rene Daumal

When you beat England at Twickenham you don't feel the need to make changes to a winning side, but there are areas we think we can improve
Warren Gatland

Time is neutral and does not change things. With courage and initiative, leaders change things.
Jesse Jackson

My notion of a wife at 40 is that a man should be able to change her, like a bank note, for two 20s.
Warren Beatty

If the nose of Cleopatra had been shorter, the whole face of the earth would have been changed
Blaise Pascal

It's all changed now, which is why it mattered to those young men from Liverpool that they should be there to support their team.
Beryl Bainbridge

To remain young one must change. The perpetual campus hero is not a young man but an old boy.
Alexander Chase

Hip-hop is supposed to uplift and create, to educate people on a larger level and to make a change.
Doug Fresh

Music can't change the world.
Bob Geldof

'We did not change as we grew older; we just became more clearly ourselves.'
Lynn Hall



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