"A leopard does not change his spots, or change his feeling that spots are rather a credit."
"If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude."Ivy Compton-Burnett 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."Ivy Compton-Burnett 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."Ivy Compton-Burnett 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."Ivy Compton-Burnett on Barack Obama
"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."Ivy Compton-Burnett on Mahatma Gandhi