Don't think, just do.
Change is the end result of all true learning.
It only takes 20 years for a liberal to become a conservative without changing a single idea.
—Robert Anton Wilson
Believe me, I'd go back to the way things were in a minute if I could. But it's just not an option.
—Sarah Dessen in Lock & Key
This is your life – not your parents', teachers' or significant other's. If you ever find yourself on a path that just doesn't feel safe anymore, you have every right to stop the car, get out – change your shoes and start walking.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
Sorrow has its reward. It never leaves us where it found us.
—Mary Baker Eddy
Sometimes I miss the old me.
—Ann Aguirre in Aftermath
Tis an ill wind that blows no minds.
—Malaclypse the Younger
Seems like every time life starts straightening itself out, something's gotta go and happen.
—Jacqueline Woodson in Locomotion
Things change, people change, but that doesn't mean you should forget the past.
—Gail Carson Levine in Ella Enchanted
It is not sufficient to see and to know the beauty of a work. We must feel and be affected by it.
I missed everything about my old life. I just wanted it back.
—Sarah Dessen in What Happened to Goodbye
I love life, even when bad things happen to me. I can't stop loving it. Every season of the year comes with a promise that something wonderful is going to happen to me someday.
—Judith McNaught in Something Wonderful
You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep spring from coming.