There is nothing so stable as change.
— Bob Dylan

True stability results when presumed order and presumed disorder are balanced. A truly stable system expects the unexpected, is prepared to be disrupted, waits to be transformed.
Tom Robbins stable quote

The profession of book writing makes horse racing seem like a solid, stable business.
— John Steinbeck

Weep not that the world changes -- did it keep a stable, changeless state, it were cause indeed to weep.
— William Cullen Bryant

There is nothing stable in the world; uproar's your only music.
— stable quotation by John Keats