People Changing Sayings and Quotes

We live and learn. With this new found knowledge comes growth. When your life goals and values change, so do you. If you’re ready to turn over a new leaf, check out the collection of wise and insightful people changing quotes below.

When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves.     

Victor Frankl

When you are through changing, you are through.     

Bruce Barton

The man who never alters his opinion is like standing water, and breeds reptiles of the mind.     

William Blake

It's funny how you can know somebody for so long and they change right in front of you.     

Karina Barton

Sometimes it's not the people who change,it's the mask that falls off.     


People change, those that are close they turn to enemies and those that are strange, they turn to family.     

Simphiwe Ntuli

Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.     

Leo Tolstoy

People underestimate their capacity for change. There is never a right time to do a difficult thing.     

John Porter

All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind us is a part of ourselves; we must die to one life before we can enter another.     

Anatole France

Don't be too confident when someone tells you they like you. The real question is until when? Because people change and so do feelings.     

Ritu Ghatourey

Love can change a person the way a parent can change a baby- awkwardly, and often with a great deal of mess.     

Lemony Snicket

You're always you, and that don't change, and you're always changing, and there's nothing you can do about it.     

Neil Gaiman

Incredible change happens in your life when you decide to take control of what you do have power over instead of craving control over what you don't.     

Steve Maraboli

Prayer changes things? No! Prayer changes people, and people change things.     

Burton Hills

Some people change their ways when they see the light; others when they feel the heat     

Caroline Schoeder

People change and forget to tell each other.     

Lillian Hellman

People change for two reasons: Either they learned a lot or they've been hurt too much.     


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

George Bernard Shaw

Things change. And friends leave. Life doesn't stop for anybody.     

Stephen Chbosky

The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.     

Alan Watts

There comes a time when you have to stop crossing oceans for people who wouldn't jump puddles for you.     


It happens to everyone as they grow up. You find out who you are and what you want, and then you realize that people you've known forever don't see things the way you do. So you keep the wonderful memories, but find yourself moving on.     

Nicholas Sparks

At some point, you'll have to realize that some people can stay in your heart, but not in your life.     

Ashley Hodgeson

Everything is changing. People are taking their comedians seriously and the politicians as a joke.     

Will Rogers

People lose people, we lose things in our life as we're constantly growing and changing. That's what life is is change, and a lot of that is loss. It's what you gain from that loss that makes life.     

Thomas Jane

What old people say you cannot do, you try and find that you can. Old deeds for old people, and new deeds for new.     

Henry David Thoreau

It's hard to watch people change, but it's even harder to remember who they used to be.     

Wiz Khalifa

Constant development is the law of life, and a man who always tries to maintain his dogmas in order to appear consistent drives himself into a falseposition.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Consider how hard it is to change yourself and you'll understand what little chance you have in trying to change others.     

Benjamin Franklin

People don't resist change. They resist being changed!     

Peter Senge