"Weep not that the world changes - did it keep a stable, changeless state, it were cause indeed to weep."
"If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude."William C. Bryant 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."William C. Bryant 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."William C. Bryant 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."William C. Bryant on Barack Obama
"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."William C. Bryant on Mahatma Gandhi
"A sculptor wields The chisel, and the stricken marble grows To beauty."
"Poetry is that art which selects and arranges the symbols of thought in such a manner as to excite the imagination the most powerfully and delightfully."
"The groves were God's first temples."
"Go forth under the open sky, and list To Nature's teachings."
"Eloquence is the poetry of prose."