"Our dilemma is that we hate change and love it at the same time what we really want is for things to remain the same but get better."
"If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude."Sydney J. Harris 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."Sydney J. Harris 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."Sydney J. Harris 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."Sydney J. Harris on Barack Obama
"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."Sydney J. Harris on Mahatma Gandhi
"Middle Age is that perplexing time of life when we hear two voices calling us, one saying, 'Why not?' and the other, 'Why bother?'"
"If a small thing has the power to make you angry, does that not indicate something about your size?"
"The beauty of 'spacing' children many years apart lies in the fact that parents have time to learn the mistakes that were made with the older ones - which permits them to make exactly the opposite mistakes with the younger ones."
"The two words 'information' and 'communication' are often used interchangeably, but they signify quite different things. Information is giving out communication is getting through."
"The real danger is not that computers will begin to think like men, but that men will begin to think like computers."