"I cannot say whether things will get better if we change what I can say is they must change if they are to get better."
"If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude."Georg C. Lichtenberg 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."Georg C. Lichtenberg 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."Georg C. Lichtenberg 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."Georg C. Lichtenberg on Barack Obama
"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."Georg C. Lichtenberg on Mahatma Gandhi
"We accumulate our opinions at an age when our understanding is at its weakest."
"Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age."
"We cannot remember too often that when we observe nature, and especially the ordering of nature, it is always ourselves alone we are observing."
"Never undertake anything for which you wouldn't have the courage to ask the blessings of heaven."
"Much can be inferred about a man from his mistress: in her one beholds his weaknesses and his dreams."