1 a : to make different in some particular : ALTER (never bothered to change the will)
b : to make radically different : TRANSFORM (can't change human nature)
c : to give a different position, course, or direction to
2 a : to replace with another (let's change the subject)
b : to make a shift from one to another : SWITCH (always changes sides in an argument)
Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
"We must not, in trying to think about how we can make a big difference, ignore the small daily differences we can make which, over time, add up to big differences that we often cannot foresee."
– Marian Wright Edelman
"Life is like a dogsled team. If you aint the lead dog, the scenery never changes." -Lewis Grizzard
"The world hates change, yet it is the only thing that has brought progress."
"To exist is to change; to change is to mature; to mature is to create oneself endlessly." -Henri Bergson
"There is nothing permanent except change."
"Times change and we change with them." –Latin proverb
"Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself." –Leo Tolstoy
"If we don't change the direction we're going, we're likely to end up where we are headed." –Chinese proverb
"To create real change in this world, you have to have a vision, and you have to have enormous perseverance. It's the same principle that applies in any entrepreneurial adventure: You've got to be too stupid to quit." –Marguerite Sallee (CEO, Frontline Group)
"Change is not made without inconvenience, even from worse to better." –Richard Hooker
"We must always change, renew, rejuvenate ourselves; otherwise, we harden." –Goethe
"Progress is impossible without change; and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything." –George Bernard Shaw
"There is a certain relief in change, even though it be from bad to worse; as I have found in traveling in a stage-coach, that it is often a comfort to shift one's position and be bruised in a new place."
"There is no way to make people like change. You can only make them feel less threatened by it." –Frederick Hayes
"Lord, where we are wrong, make us willing to change; where we are right, make us easy to live with." -Rev. Peter Marshall
Related quotes: Action, Beginning, Future, Time
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