"Even if I know I shall never change the masses, never transform anything permanent, all I ask is that the good things also have their place, their refuge."
"If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude."Richard Wagner 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."Richard Wagner 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."Richard Wagner 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."Richard Wagner on Barack Obama
"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."Richard Wagner on Mahatma Gandhi
"Imagination creates reality."
"I hate this fast growing tendency to chain men to machines in big factories and deprive them of all joy in their efforts - the plan will lead to cheap men and cheap products."
"Divorce is one of the most financially traumatic things you can go through. Money spent on getting mad or getting even is money wasted."
"I write music with an exclamation point!"