"People want change but not too much change. Finding that balance is tricky for every politician."
"If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude."Eleanor Clift 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."Eleanor Clift 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."Eleanor Clift 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."Eleanor Clift on Barack Obama
"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."Eleanor Clift on Mahatma Gandhi
"You get elected, often, if you're a woman, on the strength of the women's vote then you get into office, and you have to adapt to an overwhelmingly male environment."