"The world hates change, yet it is the only thing that has brought progress."
"If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude."Charles Kettering 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."Charles Kettering 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."Charles Kettering 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."Charles Kettering on Barack Obama
"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."Charles Kettering on Mahatma Gandhi
"High achievement always takes place in the framework of high expectation."
"An inventor is simply a fellow who doesn't take his education too seriously."
"It is not a disgrace to fail. Failing is one of the greatest arts in the world."
"We need to teach the highly educated man that it is not a disgrace to fail and that he must analyze every failure to find its cause. He must learn how to fail intelligently, for failing is one of the greatest arts in the world."
"My interest is in the future because I am going to spend the rest of my life there."