Life Under Change

Quotes that inspire, challenge and comfort us.

Quotes on Adapting


“The measure of intelligence is the ability to change.”
― Albert Einstein


“Those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.”
― George Bernard Shaw


“We first make our habits, then our habits make us.”
― John Dryden


“Life is neither static nor unchanging. With no individuality, there can be no change, no adaptation and, in an inherently changing world, any species unable to adapt is also doomed.”
― Jean M. Auel


“It is not a failure to readjust my sails to fit the waters I find myself in.”
― Mackenzi Lee


“If you always do what you've always done, you'll always get what you always got.”
― James P. Lewis


“To have a solid foundation of skepticism, -that is to say, the faculty of changing at any moment, of turning back, of facing successively the metamorphoses of life.”
― Remy de Gourmont


“Adapt yourself to the needs of the people.”
― Sunday Adelaja

“I am every color of the spectrum.”
― Steven Magee


“The oak is the strongest tree in the forest, but the willow bends and adapts. When the fires and storms hit, it is the willow that survives.”
― Kara Barbieri


“Life persists if it can respond and adapt to its environment.”
― Abhijit Naskar


“To live is to exist within the boundaries of what is permissible and what is not. Adaptation to this is called life.”
― Elmar Hussein


“Life happens how it happens, and you either move with the maelstrom or die wallowing about the change in the winds.”
― Cora Carmack, Rage


“The environment around us is constantly changing, including innovations, friends, employment and moving to a different location; those who accept and excel at adaptation have smoother transitions, while others struggle.”
― R.J. Intindola


“Without parlaying with the renunciation of the world, a person must establish a means to live in harmony with the uncertainties of a chaotic world.”
― Kilroy J. Oldster

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