None of us can change our yesterdays but all of us can change our tomorrows.— Colin Powell
Killer Great Change quotations
Jesus did not promise to change the circumstances around us.
He promised great peace and pure joy to those who would learn to believe that God actually controls all things.
Few men are willing to brave the disapproval of their fellows, the censure of their colleagues, the wrath of their society. Moral courage is a rarer commodity than bravery in battle or great intelligence. Yet it is the one essential, vital quality for those who seek to change the world which yields most painfully to change.
Any great change must expect opposition, because it shakes the very foundation of privilege.
Music can change the world.
Very great change starts from very small conversations, held among people who care.
There is no death, only a change of worlds.
One child, one teacher, one book and one pen can change the world.
Often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.
Those who are victorious plan effectively and change decisively.
They are like a great river that maintains its course but adjusts its flow.
Sleep sweetly, tender heart, in peace;
Sleep, holy spirit, blessed soul,While the stars burn, the moons increase,And the great ages onward roll. Sleep till the end, true soul and sweet. Nothing comes to thee new or strange. Sleep full of rest from head to feet;Lie still, dry dust, secure of change.
John Hall, my geography teacher at school inspired me to a lifelong interest in geography and a curiosity about our world which has stayed with me through my life. Geography is a living, breathing subject, constantly adapting itself to change. It is dynamic and relevant. For me geography is a great adventure with a purpose.
we can't be creative if we refuse to be confused.
Change always starts with confusion; cherished interpretations must dissolve to make way for what's new. Great ideas and inventions miraculously appear in the space of not knowing.
Mastery is great,but even that is not enough. You have to be able to change course without a bead of sweat, or remorse.
The greatest revolution of our generation is the discovery that human beings, by changing the inner attitudes of their minds, can change the outer aspects of their lives.
All great change in America begins at the dinner table.
With the beginning of a great & compassionate love, comes the growth of one's heart, and with that, a profound inner change. The way to opening the mind is often first through the heart. And once is the mind & heart are open, so many things become possible.
Great power can come from memorizing scriptures.
To memorize a scripture is to forge a new friendship. It is like discovering a new individual who can help in time of need, give inspiration and comfort, and be a source of motivation for needed change
Whoever would have guessed that in the land of cheap sausages and mashed potatoes there could be such a change which would actually bring the French from Paris every weekend to invade Britain en masse to eat great food and drink great wine.
If we are not inwardly wrought upon, and changed by the powerful operations of the Holy Spirit, and our moral actions proceed from a principle of a new nature, however we may call ourselves Christians, we shall be found naked at the great day.
As I have said, the first thing is to be honest with yourself.
You can never have an impact on society if you have not changed yourself... Great peacemakers are all people of integrity, of honesty, but humility.
The best thing about a picture is that it never changes, even when the people in it do.
There are moments in history when a door for massive change opens, and great revolutions for good or evil spring up in the vacuum created by these openings. In these divine moments key men and women and even entire generations risk everything to become the hinge of history, the pivotal point that determines which way the door will swing.
Unless we change our ways and our direction, our greatness as a nation will soon be a footnote in the history books, a distant memory of an offshore island, lost in the mist of time like Camelot, remembered kindly for its noble past.
It is hard to follow one great vision in this world of darkness and of many changing shadows. Among those men get lost.
We are here to change the world with small acts of thoughtfulness done daily rather than with one great breakthrough.
I'm not telling you it is going to be easy - I'm telling you it's going to be worth it.
It is not great men who change the world, but weak men in the hands of a great God.
The new nation called Nigeria should be an estate of our great-grandfather, Uthman Dan Fodio. We must ruthlessly prevent a change of power. We use the minorities of the North as willing tools and the South as a conquered territory and never allow them to rule over us, and never allow them to have control over their future.
Change is never easy, and it often creates discord, but when people come together for the good of humanity and the Earth, we can accomplish great things.
This grace of God is a very great, strong, mighty and active thing.
It does not lie asleep in the soul. Grace hears, leads, drives, draws, changes, works all in man, and lets itself be distinctly felt and experienced. It is hidden, but its works are evident.
If you think you can't, you're right.
No matter how great the talent or efforts, some things just take time.
I can’t write five words but that I change seven.
Every great and deep difficulty bears in itself its own solution.
It forces us to change our thinking in order to find it.