"The customs and fashions of men change like leaves on the bough, some of which go and others come."
"If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude."Dante Alighieri 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."Dante Alighieri 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."Dante Alighieri 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."Dante Alighieri on Barack Obama
"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."Dante Alighieri on Mahatma Gandhi
"Art, as far as it is able, follows nature, as a pupil imitates his master thus your art must be, as it were, God's grandchild."
"Nature is the art of God."
"Beauty awakens the soul to act."
"Heat cannot be separated from fire, or beauty from The Eternal."
"There is no greater sorrow than to recall happiness in times of misery."