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Change And Growth Quotes About Embracing New Beginnings

The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new.

Every new beginning comes from some other beginning's end.

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

Change is the end result of all true learning.
Leo Buscaglia

The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide that you are not going to stay where you are.
J.P. Morgan

The greatest discovery of my generation is that a human being can alter his life by altering his attitudes.
William James

The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven't found it yet, keep looking. Don't settle. As with all matters of the heart, you'll know when you find it.
Steve Jobs

The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.
Wayne Dyer

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
Eleanor Roosevelt

Change And Growth Quotes About Overcoming Fear And Resistance

The only way to do it is to do it, and the only way to do it right is to do it wrong.
Pema Chödrön

The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
Nelson Mandela

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt

The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Franklin D. Roosevelt

The only thing standing between you and your goal is the story you keep telling yourself that you can't achieve it.
Jordan Belfort

The only way to do great work is to love what you do.
Steve Jobs

The only way to do something in depth is to work hard.
Richard Feynman

Change And Growth Quotes About The Power Of Adaptability

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

The measure of intelligence is the ability to change.
Albert Einstein

Adaptability is the key to survival in the natural world, and it's also essential in business.
Steve Jobs

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

The only way to make a man trustworthy is to trust him.
Henry Stimson

The only way to do good work is to love what you do.
Steve Jobs

The only way to do something in depth is to work hard. The moment you start being in love with what you're doing, and thinking it's beautiful or rich, then you're in danger.
Miuccia Prada

Change And Growth Quotes About Learning From Mistakes

The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
Henry Ford

Mistakes are a part of being human. Appreciate your mistakes for what they are: precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way.
Al Franken

The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.
Elbert Hubbard

Success does not consist in never making mistakes but in never making the same one a second time.
George Bernard Shaw

The only way to avoid making mistakes is to have no new ideas.
Albert Einstein

Mistakes are the portals of discovery.
James Joyce

Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.
Oscar Wilde

Admitting our mistakes is a sign of maturity and wisdom. We learn more from knowing our mistakes.

Mistakes are painful when they happen, but years later a collection of mistakes is what is called experience.
Denis Waitley

The only man who never makes a mistake is the man who never does anything.
Theodore Roosevelt

Change And Growth Quotes About The Value Of Perseverance

Perseverance is not a personality trait. It's a habit we cultivate.
Mel Robbins

Perseverance is the foundation of all actions.
Lao Tzu

Perseverance is the secret of all triumphs.
Victor Hugo

Perseverance is the key to success. If you knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Perseverance is not a passive submission to circumstances - it is a strong and active response to the difficult events of life.
Elizabeth George

Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after the other.
Walter Elliot

Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did.
Newt Gingrich

Perseverance is the master impulse of the firmest souls, the discipline of the noblest virtues.
William Ellery Channing

Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.
Julie Andrews

Change And Growth Quotes About The Process Of Letting Go

The truth is, unless you let go, unless you forgive yourself, unless you forgive the situation, unless you realize that the situation is over, you cannot move forward.
Steve Maraboli

Letting go means to come to the realization that some people are a part of your history, but not a part of your destiny.
Steve Maraboli

The beautiful journey of today can only begin when we learn to let go of yesterday.
Steve Maraboli

Letting go doesn't mean that you don't care about someone anymore. It's just realizing that the only person you really have control over is yourself.
Deborah Reber

The only thing a person can ever really do is keep moving forward. Take that big leap forward without hesitation, without once looking back. Simply forget the past and forge toward the future.
Alyson Noel

The only way to make positive change in your life is to let go of the past and embrace the present.

Letting go is the willingness to change your beliefs in order to bring more peace and joy into your life instead of holding onto beliefs that bring pain and suffering.
Hal Tipper

Change And Growth Quotes About The Strength In Vulnerability

Vulnerability is the birthplace of innovation, creativity, and change.
Brené Brown

The only way to grow is to step out of your comfort zone.

Vulnerability is not winning or losing; it's having the courage to show up and be seen when we have no control over the outcome.
Brené Brown

The only way to do good work is to do what you love.
Steve Jobs

The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.
Arthur C. Clarke

Change And Growth Quotes About The Rewards Of Stepping Outside Your Comfort Zone

The greatest rewards come when you give of yourself. It's about bettering the lives of others, being part of something bigger than yourself, and making a positive difference.
Nick Vujicic

Growth is painful. Change is painful. But nothing is as painful as staying stuck somewhere you don't belong.
Mandy Hale

The biggest challenge in life is being yourself… in a world trying to make you like everyone else.

The only limits to the possibilities in your life tomorrow are the buts you use today.
Les Brown

The only way to grow is to challenge yourself beyond your current limits. If you stay in your comfort zone, you won't grow.
Jonathan Anthony Burkett

Change And Growth Quotes About The Beauty Of Transformation

Transformation isn't sweet and bright. It's a dark and murky, painful pushing. An unraveling of the untruths you've carried in your body. A practice in facing your own created demons. A complete uprooting before becoming.
Victoria Erickson

The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have found their way out of the depths. These persons have an appreciation, a sensitivity, and an understanding of life that fills them with compassion, gentleness, and a deep loving concern. Beautiful people do not just happen.
Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

The butterfly is a flying flower, The flower a tethered butterfly.
Ponce Denis Ecouchard Lebrun

The only thing standing between you and your goal is the bullshit story you keep telling yourself as to why you can't achieve it.
Jordan Belfort

Change And Growth Quotes About The Importance Of Self-Reflection

The unexamined life is not worth living.

Without self-awareness, we are as babies in the cradles.
Virginia Woolf

The only journey is the one within.
Rainer Maria Rilke

The curious paradox is that when I accept myself just as I am, then I can change.
Carl Rogers

The first step toward change is awareness. The second step is acceptance.
Nathaniel Branden

Change And Growth Quotes About The Journey Of Personal Growth

Change is inevitable. Growth is optional.
John C. Maxwell

The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.

The only constant in life is change.

Change And Growth Quotes About The Necessity Of Change

Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.
John F. Kennedy

Without change, something sleeps inside us, and seldom awakens. The sleeper must awaken.
Frank Herbert

If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude.
Maya Angelou

The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking.
Albert Einstein

Change before you have to.
Jack Welch

Change And Growth Quotes About The Courage To Take Risks

If you're not willing to risk, you cannot grow. If you cannot grow, you cannot be your best. If you cannot be your best, you cannot be happy. If you cannot be happy, what else is there?
Les Brown

The biggest risk is not taking any risk. In a world that's changing really quickly, the only strategy that is guaranteed to fail is not taking risks.
Mark Zuckerberg

If you want something you've never had, you must be willing to do something you've never done.
Thomas Jefferson

You miss 100% of the shots you don't take.
Wayne Gretzky

Life is inherently risky. There is only one big risk you should avoid at all costs, and that is the risk of doing nothing.
Denis Waitley

Change And Growth Quotes About The Significance Of Mindset Shifts

The mind is everything. What you think you become.

Change your thoughts and you change your world.
Norman Vincent Peale

Change And Growth Quotes About The Potential For Positive Change

The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.
William Arthur Ward

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