Adjustment Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old adjustment quotes, adjustment sayings, and adjustment proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Life at any time can become difficult: life at any time can become easy. It all depends upon how one adjusts oneself to life.     

Morarji Desai

Some times you lose more than you win. It's about handling losses and trying to turn them into positives. You get out into the big leagues and there's a period of adjustment to be made. You've got to handle it.     

Lindsay Davenport

The smallest change in perspective can transform a life. What tiny attitude adjustment might turn your world around?     

Oprah Winfrey

When truth presents itself, the wise person sees the light, takes it in, and makes adjustments. The fool tries to adjust the truth so he does not have to adjust to it.     

Henry Cloud

Life is a series of adjustments; You can make changes along the way, but if you dodn't start moving forward you'll never get anywhere!     

Kimora Lee Simmons

The art of life lies in a constant readjustment to our surroundings.     

Kakuzo Okakura

When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don't adjust the goals, adjust the action steps.     


It's no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.     

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Beauty is the adjustment of all parts proportionately so that one cannot add or subtract or change without impairing the harmony of the whole.     

Leon Battista Alberti

The whole process of mental adjustment and atunement can be summed up in one word: Gratitude     

Wallace D. Wattles

Success comes from repeated efforts day in and day out. You learn from your mistakes, make adjustments and continue pressing forward until you achieve the results you desire.     

Zig Ziglar

It is invariably saddening to look through new eyes at things upon which you have expended your own powers of adjustment.     

F. Scott Fitzgerald

The learned tradition is not concerned with truth, but with the learned adjustment of learned statements of antecedent learned people.     

Alfred North Whitehead

Adapt yourself to the needs of the people.     

Sunday Adelaja

All things have their birth in Love by adaptation.     

Wald Wassermann

To live is to exist within the boundaries of what is permissible and what is not. Adaptation to this is called life.     

Elmar Hussein

Adaptability is about the powerful difference between adapting to cope and adapting to win.     

Max McKeown

Adaptability to change is itself a hallmark of successful education.     

Peter Hilton

Adaptability is not imitation. It means power of resistance and assimilation.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Things change. The only thing constant is change. It’s up to you to be adaptable.     


Action and adaptability create opportunity.     

Garrison Wynn

You've got to make adjustments as you get older.     

Derek Jeter

Pure morality is only an instinctive adjustment which the soul makes.     

D. H. Lawrence

A man is not rightly conditioned until he is a happy, healthy, and prosperous being; and happiness, health, and prosperity are the result of a harmonious adjustment of the inner with the outer of the man with his surroundings.     

James Allen

But that constant adjustment and adaptation to your new environment, all the variables are the same. There's always a promoter, there's always a rider, there's always a shower, and there's always a stage.     


People seem to get used to anything, and it is a short step from adaptation to attachment     

Lionel Shriver

Be flexible and adapt easily to new things.     

Sunday Adelaja

Take in every detail of your environment and adapt.     

Carlos Wallace

Adaptability is key.     

Marc Andreessen