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Quotes about change
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment."
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."
The philosophers have only interpreted the world, in various ways. The point, however, is to change it."
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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Motion or change, and identity or rest, are the first and second secrets of nature: Motion and Rest. The whole code of her laws may be written on the thumbnail, or the signet of a ring."
I cannot escape the objection that there is no state of mind, however simple, that does not change every moment."
When we least expect it, life sets us a challenge to test our courage and willingness to change; at such a moment, there is no point in pretending that nothing has happened or in saying that we are not ready. The challenge will not wait. Life does not look back."
It is change, continuing change, inevitable change, that is the dominant factor in society today. No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be ... This, in turn, means that our statesmen, our businessmen, our everyman must take on a science fictional way of thinking."