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If past history was all there was to the game, the richest people would be librarians.

The first step toward change is awareness. The second step is acceptance.
Nothing is lasting but change; nothing perpetual but death.
To act and act wisely when the time for action comes, to wait and wait patiently when it is time for repose, put man in accord with the rising and falling tides (of affairs), so that with nature and law at his back, and truth and beneficence as his beacon light, he may accomplish wonders. Ignorance of this law results in periods of unreasoning enthusiasm on the one hand, and depression on the other. Man thus becomes the victim of the tides when he should be their Master.
There has never been a time when you and I have not existed, nor will there be a time when we will cease to exist. As the same person inhabits the body through childhood, youth, and old age, so too at the time of death he attains another body. The wise are not deluded by these changes.
To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly
Any change, even for the better, is always accompanied by drawbacks and discomforts.
Change your life today. Don't gamble on the future, act now, without delay.
If one desires a change, one must be that change before that change can take place.
Consider how hard it is to change yourself and you'll understand what little chance you have in trying to change others.
Change is difficult but often essential to survival.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
A state without the means of some change is without the means of its conservation.
Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.
Everything changes, nothing remains without change.
Weep not that the world changes -- did it keep a stable, changeless state, it were cause indeed to weep.
You cannot expect to achieve new goals or move beyond your present circumstances unless you change.
We are restless because of incessant change, but we would be frightened if change were stopped.
You have the power to change.
The great person is ahead of their time, the smart make something out of it, and the blockhead, sets themselves against it.
The things that have come into being change continually. The man with a good memory remembers nothing because he forgets nothing.
When you're through changing, you're through.
Change means movement. Movement means friction. Only in the frictionless vacuum of a nonexistent abstract world can movement or change occur without that abrasive friction of conflict.
The industrial landscape is already littered with remains of once successful companies that could not adapt their strategic vision to altered conditions of competition.
It seemed that each time we would become proficient at a given task there would be a change made for no apparent reason. It sometimes appeared that changes were made simply because sufficient time had elapsed since the last change. And then our efforts would begin again from the beginning.
Seek not to change the world, but choose to change your mind about the world.
How beautiful is youth! how bright it gleams with its illusions, aspirations, dreams! Book of Beginnings, Story without End, Each maid a heroine, and each man a friend!
As a manager the important thing is not what happens when you are there, but what happens when you are not there.
The weak are the most treacherous of us all. They come to the strong and drain them. They are bottomless. They are insatiable. They are always parched and always bitter. They are everyone's concern and like vampires they suck our life's blood.
Who we are never changes. Who we think we are does.
That's the risk you take if you change: that people you've been involved with won't like the new you. But other people who do will come along.
The most useless are those who never change through the years.
People can cry much easier than they can change.
Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.
Observe constantly that all things take place by change, and accustom thyself to consider that the nature of the Universe loves nothing so much as to change the things which are, and to make new things like them.
The main dangers in this life are the people who want to change everything or nothing.
It is change, continuing change, inevitable change, that is the dominant factor in society today. No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be. This, in turn, means that our statesmen, our businessmen, our every man must take on a science fictional way of thinking.
The need for change bulldozed road down the center of my mind.
So long as a person is capable of self-renewal they are a living being.
The obstacles you face are... mental barriers which can be broken by adopting a more positive approach.

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