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Quotes to Uplift your Life

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Quotes and Quotations by Topic

Chance

Chance happens to all, but to turn chance to account is the gift of few.

— Bulwer-Lytton, Edward Robert

Change

One of my favorite philosophical tenets is that people will agree with you only if they already agree with you. You do not change people’s minds.

— Zappa, Frank

Technological change defines the horizon of our material world as it shapes the limiting conditions of what is possible and what is barely imaginable. It erodes … assumptions about the nature of our reality, the ?pattern? in which we dwell, and lays open new choices.

— Zuboff, Shoshana

Weep not that the world changes – did it keep a stable, changeless state, it were a cause indeed to weep.

— Bryant, William Cullen

We are restless because of incessant change, but we would be frightened if change were stopped.

— Bryson, Lyman Lloyd

Everything changes, nothing remains without change.

— Buddha

All progress is based upon the universal innate desire on the part of every organism to live beyond its income.

— Butler, Samuel

We must adjust to changing times and still hold to unchanging principles.

— Carter, Jimmy

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

— Cary, Lucius

Charity

Be good, be kind, be humane, and charitable; love your fellows; console the afflicted; pardon those who have done you wrong.

— Zoroaster

Children

Many children, many cares; no children, no felicity.

— Bovee, Christian Nestell

Courage

It takes vision and courage to create-it takes faith and courage to prove.

— Young, Owen D.

“I’m very brave generally,” he went on in a low voice: “only today I happen to have a headache.”

— Carroll, Lewis

Creation

Before God manifested Himself, when all things were still hidden in Him… He began by forming an imperceptible point; that was His own thought. With this thought He then began to construct a mysterious and holy form… the Universe.

— Zohar

Criticism

The avocation of assessing the failures of better men can be turned into a comfortable livelihood, providing you back it up with a Ph.D.

— Algren, Nelson