Quotes: change

Quotes 61 till 75 of 701.

  • As much as I hate to say it, what I'm coming to realize is that all we're really able to do is put the brakes on. Imagine going real fast in a Flintstones car, and my heel is out there. I went to Washington to change the world, and all I can do is put my heel out.
  • Beck
    Beck
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    As society changes, as politics change, as people change, certain songs still seem to resonate.
  • As the facts change, change your thesis. Don't be a stubborn mule, or you'll get killed.
  • Anthony Weiner
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    At a time when the GOP is playing games with the debt limit, a member of the Supreme Court is refusing to recuse himself from matters he has a financial interest in, and middle class incomes are stagnant, many want to change the subject. I don't. This was a prank, and a silly one. I'm focused on my work.
  • Branch Rickey
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    Baseball people are generally allergic to new ideas; it took years to persuade them to put numbers on uniforms, and it is the hardest thing in the world to get Major League Baseball to change anything—even spikes on a new pair of shoes—but they will eventually...they are bound to.
    Source: In 1954
  • Branch Rickey
    Branch Rickey
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    Baseball people, and that includes myself, are slow to change and accept new ideas. I remember that it took years to persuade them to put numbers on uniforms.
  • Akhenaton
    Akhenaton
    Egyptian King, Monotheist BC -~1375
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    Be thou incapable of change in that which is right, and men will rely upon thee. Establish unto thyself principles of action; and see that thou ever act according to them. First know that thy principles are just, and then be thou
  • Bill Clinton
    Bill Clinton
    President of the US 1946-
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    Because primarily of the power of the Internet, people of modest means can band together and amass vast sums of money that can change the world for some public good if they all agree.
  • Brad Gilbert
    Brad Gilbert
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    Because you can't change results - I would change my losses, and I would definitely like to see on-court coaching.
  • Pat Riley
    Pat Riley
    American basketball coach 1945-
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    Being ready isn't enough; you have to be prepared for a promotion or any other significant change.
  • Toni Morrison
    Toni Morrison
    American novelist, essayist, editor 1931-
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    Books ARE a form of political action. Books are knowledge. Books are reflection. Books change your mind.
  • Jesse Jackson
    Jesse Jackson
    American Clergyman, Civil Rights Leader 1941-
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    Both tears and sweat are salty, but they render a different result. Tears will get you sympathy; sweat will get you change.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
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    But if nothing but soul, or in soul mind, is qualified to count, it is impossible for there to be time unless there is soul, but only that of which time is an attribute, i.e. if change can exist without soul.
  • Ban Ki-moon
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    By including children with different learning abilities in mainstream and specialized schools, we can change attitudes and promote respect. By creating suitable jobs for adults with autism, we integrate them into society.
  • Dan Cruickshank
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    By Modernism I mean the positive rejection of the past and the blind belief in the process of change, in novelty for its own sake, in the idea that progress through time equates with cultural progress; in the cult of individuality, originality and self-expression.