(USDA Photograph, 1941, Progressive Farmer Archives)

Cornerstones highlights thought-provoking quotes from notable folks.

Be the change that you wish to see in the world.
Mahatma Gandhi

To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often.
Winston Churchill

The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude.
Oprah Winfrey

Those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.
George Bernard Shaw

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

We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.
Harrison Ford

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.
Andy Warhol

It doesn't matter how strong your opinions are. If you don't use your power for positive change, you are indeed part of the problem.
Coretta Scott King

Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.
Carol Burnett

Behold, I shew you a mystery; We shall not all sleep, but we shall all be changed.
1 Corinthians 15:51 (KJV)

Don't be afraid to give up the good ... for the great.
John D. Rockefeller

Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.
Harriet Tubman

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

All great changes are preceded by chaos.
Deepak Chopra

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate is strength undefeatable.
Helen Keller

Dreams are the seeds of change. Nothing ever grows without a seed, and nothing ever changes without a dream.
Debby Boone

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

Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.
Barack Obama

The people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do.
Steve Jobs


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