quote by John P. Kotter

Producing major change in an organization is not just about signing up one charismatic leader. You need a group - a team - to be able to drive the change. One person, even a terrific charismatic leader, is never strong enough to make all this happen.

— John P. Kotter

Perspective Major Change quotations

Major change quote You can't go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and

You can't go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending.

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I'm no longer sceptical. I no longer have any doubt at all. I think climate change is the major challenge facing the world.

Truth does not change because it is, or is not, believed by a majority of the people.

Major change quote You can't change how people treat you or what they say about you. All you can do

You can't change how people treat you or what they say about you. All you can do is change how you react to it.

We are on the verge of a global transformation. All we need is the right major crisis.

The only possible role that I can see for reconciliation would be to make modest changes in the major package to improve affordability, to deal with what share of Medicaid expansion the federal government pays, those kinds of issues, which is the traditional role for reconciliation in health care.

Anyone in a large organization who thinks major change is impossible should probably get out.

Major change quote Some days I wish I could go back in life. Not to change anything, but to feel a

Some days I wish I could go back in life. Not to change anything, but to feel a few things twice.

Character is both developed and revealed by tests, and all of life is a test.

.. You will be tested by major changes, delayed promises, impossible problems, unanswered prayers, undeserved criticism, and even senseless tragedies.

Without going into too much detail, the end of my major action scene, after the climax of the scene, there was one little change that I suggested regarding the way things should turn out. It was in the detail of the tears of blood.

And then before going back for my sophomore year, I decided to change my major to arts and sciences, and my dad cut a deal with me: He said if I'd quit school he'd pay my rent for the next three years, as if I were in school.

Major change quote The world is changed by your example, not by your opinion.

The world is changed by your example, not by your opinion.

We have made major reforms in Greece.

When I took over after a landslide victory we had a mandate for change and I knew my major focus would be re-organizing the state.

It is proof of a base and low mind for one to wish to think with the masses or majority, merely because the majority is the majority. Truth does not change because it is, or is not, believed by a majority of the people.

To me makeup is a major accessory. It can change an outfit, it can make the outfit, it can be the outfit, and that's why I like to play with it.

Major change quote Failure are part of life. If you don't fail, you don't learn. If you don't learn

Failure are part of life. If you don't fail, you don't learn. If you don't learn you'll never change.

We've taken on the major health problems of the poorest - tuberculosis, maternal mortality, AIDS, malaria - in four countries. We've scored some victories in the sense that we've cured or treated thousands and changed the discourse about what is possible.

Congress is responsible for every major change in India

In a free society, government reflects the soul of its people.

If people want change at the top, they will have to live in different ways. Our major social problems are not the cause of our decadence. They are a reflection of it.

Major change quote When thinking about life, remember this: no amount of guilt can change the past,

When thinking about life, remember this: no amount of guilt can change the past, and no amount of anxiety can change the future.

You don't have to change that much for it to make a great deal of difference.

A few simple disciplines can have a major impact on how your life works out in the next 90 days, let alone in the next 12 months or the next 3 years.

To elevate the goals of humankind, to achieve high moral purpose, to realize major intended change, leaders must thrust themselves into the most intractable processes and structures of history and ultimately master them.

With the absence of a flu vaccination last year, I did not take a flu shot;

but there is still some immunity that carries over from year to year; but about every 30 years, there is a major change in the genetics of the flu virus.

Major change quote There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the w

There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the world, because you realize there is so much more to the book than the page you were stuck on.

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If we can just convince other people to get involved, this could make some major changes in our society. It's very exhilarating.

There is need of a great revival of spiritual life, of truly fervent devotion to our Lord Jesus, of entire consecration to His service. It is only in a church in which this spirit of revival has at least begun, that there is any hope of radical change in the relation of the majority of our Christian people to mission work.

With the absence of a flu vaccination last year, I did not take a flu shot;

but there is still some immunity that carries over from year to year; but about every 30 years, there is a major change in the genetics of the flu virus.

Major change quote Progress is impossible without change and those who cannot change their minds, c

Progress is impossible without change and those who cannot change their minds, cannot change anything.

The major strategy of Satan is to distort the character of God and the truth of who we are. He can't change God and he can't do anything to change our identity and position in Christ. If, however, he can get us to believe a lie, we will live as though our identity in Christ isn't true.

Despair ... is the only cure for illusion. Without despair we cannot transfer our allegiance to reality - it's a kind of mourning period for our fantasies. Some people do not survive this despair, but no major change within a person can occur without it.

This isnt the time to make hard and fast decisions, this is a time to make mistakes. Take the wrong train and get stuck somewhere. Fall in love, a lot. Major in philosophy, because theres no way to make a career out of that. Change your mind and change it again, because nothings permanent.

Major change quote Isn't it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back everything

Isn't it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back everything is different.

When I'm shooting on location, you get ideas on the spot - new angles.

You make not major changes but important modifications, that you can't do on a set. I do that because you have to be economical.

If general perception changes from seeing the glass as 'half-full' to seeing it as 'half empty' there are major innovative opportunities.

Horrible events in life serve as catalysts for major changes in our life perspective and as teaching tools for helping others.

Major change quote Maturity is when you stop complaining and making excuses, and start making chang

Maturity is when you stop complaining and making excuses, and start making changes.

When I'm my own editor, there's very little difference between the first draft and the final. I write what feels right to begin with. I rarely make any major changes.

I'm sure there will continue to be exciting new products and major changes, but it looks as if the existing technology has a great deal of room to grow and prosper.

Every man, and every body of men on earth, possesses the right of self-government. They receive it with their being from the hand of nature. Individuals exercise it by their single will; collections of men by that of their majority; for the law of the majority is the natural law of every society of men.

Major change quote Growth is painful. Change is painful. But nothing is as painful as staying stuck

Growth is painful. Change is painful. But nothing is as painful as staying stuck somewhere you don't belong.

We are talking about a major change in reality that has to come about, .

.. We are not idiots. If it turns out that this situation where there is no partner (in peace) remains the same, then we will know what to do.

When great changes occur in history, when great principles are involved, as a rule the majority are wrong.

I would say that it's quadruple what I've had when I've won major championships in the past. I've gotten faxes and phone calls from all over the world. It's been overwhelming. It's really changed my opinion of humanity.

It's scary to make major changes, but we usually have enough courage to take the next right step. One small step and then another. That's what it takes to raise a child, to get a degree, to write a book, to do whatever it is your heart desires.

Step through new doors. The majority of the time there's something fantastic on the other side.

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