Quotes about change
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
If there is anything that we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves.
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I know who I was when I got up this morning, but I think I must have been changed several times since then.
All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind us is a part of ourselves; we must die to one life before we can enter another.
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My third maxim was to try always to conquer myself rather than fortune, and to alter my desires rather than change the order of the world.
The philosophers have only interpreted the world, in various ways. The point, however, is to change it.
Some things are hastening to be, others to have come and gone, and a part of what is coming into being is already extinct.
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