Make Big Changes With These Inspirational Quotes

“If you want to change the world, pick up your pen and write.”

Martin Luther

“Things change. And friends leave. Life doesn't stop for anybody.”

Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower

“Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.”

Leo Tolstoy

“To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often.”

Winston S. Churchill

“Desperation is the raw material of drastic change. Only those who can leave behind everything they have ever believed in can hope to escape.”

William S. Burroughs

“When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same person who walked in. That’s what this storm’s all about.”

Haruki Murakami, Kafka on the Shore

“Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes.”

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“We are the change we have been waiting for.”

Barack Obama

“I have looked in the mirror every morning and asked myself: 'If today were the last day of my life, would I want to do what I am about to do today?' And whenever the answer has been 'No' for too many days in a row, I know I need to change something.”

Steve Jobs

“Pessimists are usually right and optimists are usually wrong but all the great changes have been accomplished by optimists.”

Thomas Friedman

“A bend in the road is not the end of the road…Unless you fail to make the turn.”

Helen Keller

“The changes we dread most may contain our salvation.”

Barbara Kingsolver, Small Wonder

“If you want to change attitudes, start with a change in behavior.”

Katherine Hepburn

“Don't waste your energy trying to change opinions ... Do your thing, and don't care if they like it.”

Tina Fey, Bossypants

“'Oh', she thought, 'how horrible it is that people have to grow up-and marry-and change!'”

L.M. Montgomery, Anne of the Island

“Act the way you'd like to be and soon you'll be the way you'd like to act.”

Bob Dylan

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