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We cannot change anything until we accept it. Condemnation does not
liberate, it oppresses.
Joe Ancis

Was I injured? No, it was a bit of a misunderstanding that I came off. Wayne had taken a kick in the Achilles and I signalled to the bench to change him - and they changed me. [on a farcical substitution]
Steven Gerrard

We have to change Ecuador or die in the attempt.
Lucio Gutierrez Borbua

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

The wind of change is blowing through the continent. Whether we like it or not, this growth of national consciousness is a political fact.
Harold McMillan

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

The 'self-image' is the key to human personality and human behavior. Change the self image and you change the personality and the behavior.
Maxwell Maltz

Every daring attempt to make a great change in existing conditions, every lofty vision of new possibilities for the human race, has been labeled Utopian.
Emma Goldman

I am comforted by life's stability, by earth's unchangeableness. What has seemed new and frightening assumes its place in the unfolding of knowledge. It is good to know our universe. What is new is only new to us.
Pearl Buck

There is a certain relief in change, even though it be from bad to worse; as I have found in travelling in a stage-coach, that it is often a comfort to shift one's position and be bruised in a new place.
Washington Irving

The more things change, the more they are the same
Alphonse Karr

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

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

The truth is that we can learn to condition our minds, bodies, and emotions to link pain or pleasure to whatever we choose. By changing what we link pain and pleasure to, we will instantly change our behaviors.
Anthony Robbins

The garden is growth and change and that means loss as well as constant new treasures to make up for a few disasters.
Mary Sarton

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

A great attitude does much more than turn on the lights in our worlds; it seems to magically connect us to all sorts of serendipitous opportunities that were somehow absent before the change.
Earl Nightingale

Television needs to adapt and change with the times, and whilst it is quite good at this it could be a lot better.
Bernard Goldberg

Not much has changed really inside, from when I had my first hit to now.
Britney Spears

Approach each new problem not with a view of finding what you hope will be there, but to get the truth, the realities that must be grappled with. You may not like what you find. In that case you are entitled to try to change it. But do not deceive yourself as to what you do find to be the facts of the situation.
Bernard Baruch

A vague recollection fills my mind, an image dazzling, but undefined, like the memory of a gorgeous dream. It crowds my brain confusedly, but will not stay. It changes like the tremulous sunshine on the wave, till imagination itself is dazzled, bewildered, overpowered.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

What's now urgently needed [to stop environmental disaster] is the international political commitment to take action to avoid dangerous climate change.
David Miliband

I think my life will change quite a lot - but maybe it deserves to because I did very well [on his Wimbledon performance]
Andrew Murray

If Beethoven had been killed in a plane crash at the age of 22, it would have changed the history of music... and of aviation.
Tom Stoppard

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

Men make history and not the other way around. In periods where there is no leadership, society stands still. Progress occurs when courageous, skillful leaders seize the opportunity to change things for the better.
Harry S Truman

After Leaving Las Vegas I did assume that things would get a lot easier than they've been. But it's just been a mirror of the way my career's been from the beginning, so for it to have changed would have been strange. My career has never been perfect.
Elizabeth Shue

Change is inevitable. Change for the better is a full-time job
Adlai E Stevenson

The way I play has got me where I am today and why should I suddenly change that now?
Danny Mills

Know what's weird? Day by day, nothing seems to change. But pretty soon, everything's different.
Bill Watterson

If we don't change, we don't grow. If we don't grow, we aren't really living.
Gail Sheehy

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

Change is inevitable, growth is intentional.
Glenda Cloud

Only the wisest and stupidest of men don't change.
Confucius

The technology at the leading edge changes so rapidly that you have to keep current after you get out of school. I think probably the most important thing is having good fundamentals.
Gordon Moore

Very often a change of self is needed more than a change of scene.
Arthur Christopher Benson

I believe abortion should be available to everyone, but the law should be changed. In the past I voted for a restriction to 22 weeks and I would be prepared to go down to 20.
Michael Howard

'If you want anything to actually change or to move ahead in your life you actually have to do it yourself, you canīt sit there and wait for somebody or talk about what you might want, you know, you should actually keep dreams and desires inside and let them burn a little bit, and then they might come true'
Russell Crowe

If the crowns of all the kingdoms of Europe were laid down at my feet in exchange for my books and my love of reading, I would spurn them all
Francois De Salignac Fenelon

As the turning of logs will make a dull fire burn, so change of studies will a dull brain
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Behind a leader there must be followers, but they should always be on the lookout for the main chance and ready to change sides if the current leader doesn't deliver.
Mary Douglas

A quote is a personal possession and you have no right to change it.
Ray Cave

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

I was born not knowing and have had only a little time to change that here and there.
Richard Feynman

He squandered a massive landslide from an electorate hungry for change, poured billions of public pounds into private pockets and accelerated the growing gap between rich and poor [on Tony Blair]
Bob Crow

The philosophers have already perceived the world in various ways; the point is to change it.
Karl Marx

He'll go down as one of the guys who changed our sport in a lot of ways, not only the way he played the game, but also the way that he conducted himself on and off the court.
Lleyton Hewitt

Change, when it comes, cracks everything open.
Dorothy Allison

In embracing change, entrepreneurs ensure social and economic stability.
George Gilder

The world hates change, yet it is the only thing that has brought progress.
Charles Kettering



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