"I learned to change my accent in England, your accent identifies you very strongly with a class, and I did not want to be held back."
"If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude."Sting 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."Sting 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."Sting 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."Sting on Barack Obama
"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."Sting on Mahatma Gandhi
"I want to get old gracefully. I want to have good posture, I want to be healthy and be an example to my children."
"I can't really change my life to accommodate people who are jealous. I don't see why I should."
"The acceptance of death gives you more of a stake in life, in living life happily, as it should be lived. Living for the moment."
"That sense of failure, I don't know where people put it who don't write songs and aren't able to emote physically. It must go somewhere."
"I'm not much of a family man. I'm just not that into it. I love kids, I adore them, but I don't want to live my life for them."