"Normal social behavior requires that we be able to recognize identities in spite of change. Unless we can do so, there can be no human society as we know it."
"If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude."Kenneth L. Pike 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."Kenneth L. Pike 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."Kenneth L. Pike 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."Kenneth L. Pike on Barack Obama
"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."Kenneth L. Pike on Mahatma Gandhi
"Without a possibility of change in meanings human communication could not perform its present functions."
"Courage to continue comes from deeper sources than outward results."
"Outward failure may be a manifested variant of inward success."
"This required the development of a view which allowed one to integrate research with belief, thing with person, fact with aesthetics, knowledge with application of knowledge."
"Acceptance of the power of God in one's life lays the groundwork for personal commitment to both science and Christianity, which so often have been in conflict."