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The only thing we know about the future is that it will be different.

Author: Peter F. Drucker (1909)

Profession: American Management Consultant, Author

The entrepreneur always searches for change, responds to it, and exploits it as an opportunity.

Author: Peter F. Drucker (1909)

Profession: American Management Consultant, Author

Change is an easy panacea. It takes character to stay in one place and be happy there.

Author: Elizabeth C. Dunn


If all people are unique, and if they are constantly changing each and every day, then all one can say about any social research finding is that it applied to that group of people on that given day, and given the propensity of humans to be different and to change, then it is unlikely that one would get the same results if one were to repeat the study.

Author: Wayne Dyer (1940)

Profession: American Psychotherapist, Author, Lecturer

Nothing that I can do will change the structure of the universe. But maybe, by raising my voice I can help the greatest of all causes -- goodwill among men and peace on earth.

Author: Albert Einstein (1879-1955)

Profession: German-born American Physicist

A photograph never grows old. You and I change, people change all through the months and years, but a photograph always remains the same. How nice to look at a photograph of mother or father taken many years ago. You see them as you remember them. But as people live on, they change completely. That is why I think a photograph can be kind.

Author: Albert Einstein (1879-1955)

Profession: German-born American Physicist

All meaningful and lasting change starts first in your imagination and then works its way out. Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Author: Albert Einstein (1879-1955)

Profession: German-born American Physicist

Things have never been more like the way they are today in history.

Author: Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890-1969)

Profession: Thirty-fourth President of the USA

Life is measured by the rapidity of change, the succession of influences that modify the being.

Author: George Eliot (1819-1880)

Profession: British Novelist

People wish to be settled. It is only as far as they are unsettled that there is any hope for them.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

It is change; all yields its place and goes.

Author: Euripides

Profession: Greek Tragic Poet

When it is not necessary to change, it is necessary not to change.

Author: Lucius C. Falkland


Perfection is immutable. But for things imperfect, change is the way to perfect them.

Author: Owen Felltham (1602-1668)

Profession: British Author

No one can persuade another to change. Each of us guards a gate of change that can only be opened from the inside. We cannot open the gate of another, either by argument or emotional appeal.

Author: Marilyn Ferguson

Profession: American Writer

Christians are supposed not merely to endure change, nor even to profit by it, but to cause it.

Author: Harry Emerson Fosdick (1878-1969)

Profession: American Minister