"Our fathers valued change for the sake of its results we value it in the act."
"If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude."Alice Meynell on Maya Angelou
"Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle. And so we must straighten our backs and work for our freedom. A man can't ride you unless your back is bent."Alice Meynell on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference."Alice Meynell on Reinhold Niebuhr
"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."Alice Meynell on Barack Obama
"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."Alice Meynell on Mahatma Gandhi
"Happiness is not a matter of events it depends upon the tides of the mind."
"The sense of humor has other things to do than to make itself conspicuous in the act of laughter."
"Spirit of place! It is for this we travel, to surprise its subtlety and where it is a strong and dominant angel, that place, seen once, abides entire in the memory with all its own accidents, its habits, its breath, its name."