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Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.

Author: George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950)

Profession: Irish-born British Dramatist

The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable man persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore, all progress depends on the unreasonable man.

Author: George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950)

Profession: Irish-born British Dramatist

All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind is a part of ourselves; we must die to one life before we can enter into another!

Author: Gail Sheehy (1937)

Profession: American Journalist, Author

Life may change, but it may fly not; Hope may vanish, but can die not; Truth be veiled, but still it burneth; Love repulsed, -- but it returneth.

Author: Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822)

Profession: British Poet

Man's yesterday may never be like his morrow; Nought may endure but Mutability.

Author: Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822)

Profession: British Poet

What we remember can always be changed, what we forget we are always.

Author: Richard Shelton


Change is not only likely, it's inevitable.

Author: Barbara Sher

Profession: American Author

A stop sign is a gift for you to learn that moving in the same direction won't take you any place new.

Author: Rex Steven Sikes

Profession: Trainer, Peak Performance Expert

Change can either challenge or threaten us. Your beliefs pave your way to success or block you.

Author: Marsha Sinetar

Profession: American Author of "To Build the Life You Want, Create the Work You Love"

Remember, no human condition is ever permanent. Then you will not be overjoyed in good fortune nor too scornful in misfortune.

Author: Socrates

Profession: Greek Philosopher of Athens

Anything in history or nature that can be described as changing steadily can be seen as heading toward catastrophe.

Author: Susan Sontag (1933)

Profession: American Essayist

The longer you stay in one place, the greater your chances of disillusionment.

Author: Art Spander


A living thing is distinguished from a dead thing by the multiplicity of the changes at any moment taking place in it.

Author: Herbert Spencer (1820-1903)

Profession: British Philosopher

It is not well to make great changes in old age.

Author: Charles Haddon Spurgeon (1834-1892)

Profession: British Baptist Preacher

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

Author: Adlai E. Stevenson (1900-1965)

Profession: American Lawyer, Politician