Welcome to the new year and new decade
Every new year is a year of change. These quotes are to encourage my readers to welcome change.
Quotes for a Change
To change one’s life: Start immediately. Do it flamboyantly. No exceptions
Get all the education you can, but then, by God, do something. Don’t just stand there: make it happen.
Perhaps the most valuable result of all education is the ability to make yourself do the thing you have to do, when it ought to be done, whether you like it or not.
The truth of the matter is that you always know the right thing to do. The hard part is doing it.
H. Norman Schwarzkopf
The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can’t find them, make them.
George Bernard Shaw
Watch your thought; they become words.
Watch your words; they become actions.
Watch your actions; they become habits.
Watch your habits; they become character.
Watch your character; it becomes your destiny.
If you think you can do a thing or think you can not do a thing, you’re right.
We cannot choose the things that will happen to us. But we can choose the attitude we will take toward anything that happens. Success or failure depends on your attitude.
Alfred A. Montapert
Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.
When you’re through changing, you’re through.
One must never lose time in vainly regretting the past or in complaining against the changes which cause us discomfort, for change is the essence of life.
We must change in order to survive.
Change is a challenge and an opportunity, not a threat.
Prince Phillip of England
The first step toward change is acceptance…. Change is not something you do, it’s something you allow.
Be the change that you want to see in the world.
Will you be the rock that redirects the course of the river?
The world will not change until we do.
Never underestimate your power to change yourself:
Never overestimate your power to change others.
Everything flows, nothing stays still.
Yesterday is a canceled check; tomorrow is a promissory note: today is the only cash you have– so spend it wisely.
Today is the first day of the rest of your life.
This is the day which the Lord has made. Let us rejoice and be glad in it.
There is no such thing in anyone”s life as an unimportant day.
I wasn’t afraid to fail. Something good always comes out of failure.
What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail?
We are the choices we make.
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
The greatest use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it.
Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.
The beginning is the most important part of the work.