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Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.

- André Gide



If someone is able to show me that what I think or do is not right, I will happily change, for I seek the truth, by which no one was ever truly harmed. It is the person who continues in his self-deception and ignorance who is harmed.

- Marcus Aurelius



You can change what you do, but you can't change what you want.

- Thomas Shelby



Fuck second chances, people never change.

- Anonymous



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



Persistence can change failure into extraordinary achievement.

- Matt Biondi



Colors, like features, follow the changes of the emotions.

- Pablo Picasso



The appearance of things changes according to the emotions; and thus we see magic and beauty in them, while the magic and beauty are really in ourselves.

- Kahlil Gibran



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

- George Bernard Shaw



Vulnerability is the birthplace of innovation, creativity and change.

- Brené Brown



However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.

- Stephen Hawking



Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish.

- John Quincy Adams



Never give up on something you really want. It’s difficult to wait, but it’s more difficult to regret.

- Anonymous



It is our attitude at the beginning of a difficult task which, more than anything else, will affect its successful outcome.

- William James



It is not easy to find happiness in ourselves, and it is not possible to find it elsewhere.

- Agnes Repplier