Quotations About Change
A state without the means of some change is without the means of its conservation.
Reflections on the Revolution in France
The strides of humanity are slow, they can only be counted in centuries.
All changes are more or less tinged with melancholy, for what we are leaving behind is part of ourselves.
Amelia E. Barr
All the Days of My Life
Time upholds or overturns
The many, tight, and small concerns.
"The Chicago Defender Sends a Man to Little Rock"
Some departure from the norm
Will occur as time grows more open about it.
"Saying It to Keep It from Happening"
The trees may wish for quiet, but the wind will not subside.
When the music changes, so does the dance.
People's feelings turn cool and warm; the ways of the world run hot and cold.
Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.
People's affections can be as thin as paper; life is like a game of chess, changing with each move.