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We are the change that we seek

Change will not come if we wait for some other person, or if we wait for some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.
Barack Obama

Ceasing to be mind
The snake which cannot cast its skin has to die. As well the minds which are prevented from changing their opinions; they cease to be mind.
Friedrich Nietzsche

Change is the law of life
Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.
John F. Kennedy

Changing our thinking
The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking.
Albert Einstein

Changing the world
Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
Leo Tolstoy

Changing the world
Things don't have to change the world to be important.
Steve Jobs

Emergence of something new
Some changes look negative on the surface but you will soon realize that space is being created in your life for something new to emerge.
Eckhart Tolle

If you don't change
If you don't change your beliefs, your life will be like this forever. Is that good news?
W. Somerset Maugham

It must be changed
If the structure does not permit dialogue the structure must be changed.
Paulo Freire

Lasting and consistent
For changes to be of any true value, they've got to be lasting and consistent.
Tony Robbins

One change
One change always leaves the way open for the establishment of others.
Niccolo Machiavelli

Remaining in a situation
Stepping onto a brand-new path is difficult, but not more difficult than remaining in a situation, which is not nurturing to the whole woman.
Maya Angelou

Sweet change
Change in all things is sweet.
Aristotle

The cannot change anything
Those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.
George Bernard Shaw

The Change in the world
Be the change that you wish to see in the world.
Mahatma Gandhi

The measure of intelligence
The measure of intelligence is the ability to change.
Albert Einstein

The past and the future
Looking at the past must only be a means of understanding more clearly what and who they are so that they can more wisely build the future.
Paulo Freire

Things alter
Things alter for the worse spontaneously, if they be not altered for the better designedly.
Francis Bacon

Things do not happen
Things do not happen. Things are made to happen.
John F. Kennedy

Tiny changes
True life is lived when tiny changes occur.
Leo Tolstoy

To change
To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often.
Winston Churchill

Today I am wise
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
Rumi

Tthe universe loves change
Observe constantly that all things take place by change, and accustom thyself to consider that the nature of the Universe loves nothing so much as to change the things which are, and to make new things like them.
Marcus Aurelius

Unless your back is bent
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.

We are not the same persons
We are not the same persons this year as last; nor are those we love. It is a happy chance if we, changing, continue to love a changed person.
W. Somerset Maugham

We can
We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish.
Tony Robbins

We change
Things do not change; we change.
Henry David Thoreau

What I fear
The only thing I fear more than change is no change. The business of being static makes me nuts.
Twyla Tharp

When we meet
When two people meet, each one is changed by the other so you've got two new people.
John Steinbeck

Who never change?
Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
Confucius

Willingness to change
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 yet ready. The challenge will not wait. Life does not look back. A week is more than enough time for us to decide whether or not to accept our destiny.
Paulo Coelho

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