Quotes about change can be the only thing standing between you and the life you want for yourself. Inspiring change quotes empower and support the challenging work of making lasting change in your life. Let change quotes guide you in the right direction.

To be built to last, you have to be built for change!

Jim Collins and Jerry I. Porras

Everyone who has ever taken a shower has had an idea. It’s the person who gets out of the shower, dries off, and does something about it that makes a difference.

Nolan Bushnell

Faith causes changes. Anytime there is change, there is opportunity, including the opportunity to fail. But failing can be a step toward completion of a goal. You can fail your way to success.

Paula White

Suffering over things that have happened to us is nothing more than an argument with the past.

Byron Katie

I do not understand the mystery of grace—only that it meets us where we are, but does not leave us where it found us.

Anne Lamott

There are two types of change: the change we choose and the change that chooses us.

Linda Ellerbee

Real virtue lies not in heroically saving orphans from burning buildings but in…working for a world where orphans are not poor and buildings have decent fire codes.

Randy Cohen

God loves you the way you are, but he knows you can do better.

Rev. William Sloane Coffin, Jr.

History is change happening one person at a time.

Matt Damon

Treat a person as he is, and he will remain as he is. Treat him as he could be, and he will become what he should be.

Jimmy Johnson

Change to me is like an old friend. It’s not my enemy anymore. And I know it will keep coming back to visit again and again to teach me something new.

Phyllis George

It’s never too late—in fiction or in life—to revise.

Nancy Thayer