I am no longer afraid of anger. I find it to be a creative, transforming force; anger is a stage I must go though if I am ever to get to what lies beyond.
—Mary Kaye Medinger
Friendship often ends in love; but love in friendship - never.
—Charles Caleb Colton
But dreams change. Fate has a way of showing you paths you want more.
—Abbi Glines in Sometimes It Lasts
You can't fix people or make them change; the only thing you can do is pack your things and leave if it isn't working for you.
—Greg Behrendt in It's Just a Date
Sit in reverie and watch the changing color of the waves that break upon the idle seashore of the mind.
—Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Either move or be moved.
They say that there are moments that open up your life like a walnut cracked, that change your point of view so that you never look at things the same way again.
—Jodi Picoult in Keeping Faith
Any fool can love somebody who's perfect, somebody who does everything right. But that doesn't stretch your soul. Your soul only gets stretched when you can still love somebody after they've hurt you.
—Susan Elizabeth Phillips in Hot Shot
I have no fear of making changes, destroying the image, etc., because the painting has a life of its own.
We know what happens to people who stay in the middle of the road. They get run over.
I needed to be somewhere different. Maybe I needed to be someone different, too.
—Heather Davis in The Clearing
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
I don't go around regretting things that don't happen.
It's frightening when things you love appear suddenly changed from what you have always known.
—Barbara Kingsolver in The Poisonwood Bible
It is not possible for any thinking person to live in such a society as our own without wanting to change it.