Replaced Sayings and Quotes

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


If I replace the word God with the word nature, I am far more at ease with the whole religious enterprise.     

Alan S. Kesselheim

I've been totally replaced by people who are superior. I was doing, like, 15 different things. It's very gratifying to watch your job done better.     

Jim McKelvey

I can replace things, but I could never replace my wife and kids.     

Pablo Escobar

Nothing can replace your time and your strength.     

Lailah Gifty Akita

We will not try to replace our founding principles, we will reapply our founding principles.     

Paul Ryan

We have to replace beauty, which is a cultural concept, with goodness, which is a humanist concept.     

Philippe Starck

We can never replace a friend. When a man is fortunate enough to have several, he finds they are all different. No one has a double in friendship.     

Friedrich Schiller

There's nothing that can replace the feeling of winning.     

Joe Torre

Replace your pursuit of success with the pursuit of contribution.     

Peter Drucker

You can't replace a tree anyway. Like people, you don't know how big they were till they're gone.     

George Ella Lyon

We've replaced the proclamation of Christ with an easy-listening legalism of do more and try harder.     

R. C. Sproul

Nothing could replace the feeling of total devotion from another person.     

Kassandra Cross

Replace your self-defeating thoughts with self-supporting thoughts.     

Deepak Chopra

If you replace the word God in the Bible with the word Truth, it reads exactly right.     

Ricky Williams

Replace worry with prayer. Make the decision to pray whenever you catch yourself worrying.     

Elizabeth George

Replace the words "have to" with "get to" and watch how the cold rain on your life changes to sunshine.     

Mary Schmich

Replace your judgments with empathy, upgrade your complaining to gratitude and trade in your fear for love.     

Hal Elrod

We want to believe we couldn't be replaced, and that the people we love are irreplaceable.     

Heidi Julavits

It is easy to replace man, and it will take no great time, when Nature has lapsed, to replace Nature.     

Alice Meynell

Nothing can replace courage, a resounding motivation and that little bit of luck.     

Edmund Hillary

Replace fear-based thinking with love-based thinking.     

Deepak Chopra

If we replaced all of our guns with chicken sandwiches it would end all war immediately.     

Thom Yorke

We have to replace our focus on personalities with a focus on ideas so that the opinionated and self-serving pronouncements and forms of cyber-bullying are replaced by thoughtful dialogue and open-minded conversation.     

Anthony Carmona

If you don't want to be replaced by a machine, don't try to act like one!     

Arno Penzias

Replace judgment with curiosity.     

Lynn Nottage

When we replace a sense of service and gratitude with a sense of entitlement and expectation, we quickly see the demise of our relationships, society, and economy.     

Steve Maraboli

Replace those thoughts of worry with thoughts of hope, faith, and victory.     

Joel Osteen

We've replaced nearly all our emotions with fear     

Paulo Coelho

Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you'll start having positive results.     

Willie Nelson

Nothing can replace confidence and single-minded pursuit of purpose.     

Lailah Gifty Akita