12 Quotes to Inspire Change

Published by Abby Darrah

Life is all about change no matter how much we want things to stay the same. As human beings, we’re wired to stick with what’s comfortable. Change can bring about a lot of stress because we feel as though it interrupts our everyday lives. No matter why things are changing, we need to be able to let go and move on. But if we reframe how we view big transitions, perhaps they won’t be so overwhelming.

Here are 12 quotes inspiring change:

  1. “Never too old, never too bad, never too late, never too sick to start from scratch once again.” – Bikram Choudhury
  2. “Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.” – Andre Gide
  3. “You miss 100 percent of the shots you never take.” – Wayne Gretzky
  4. “Even if you stumble, you’re still moving forward.” – Anonymous
  5. “Lay a firm foundation with the bricks that others throw at you.” – David Brinkley
  6. “In a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.” – Warren Buffett
  7. “Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.” – Maria Robinson
  8. “All great changes are preceded by chaos.” – Deepak Chopra
  9. “Sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.” – Marilyn Monroe
  10. “If you do what you’ve always done, you’ll get what you’ve always gotten.” – Tony Robbins
  11. “Your life does not get better by chance, it gets better by change.” – Jim Rohn
  12. “You’re braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.” – A.A. Milne