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As a result of the World War, this old Germany collapsed. It collapsed in its constitution, in its social order, in its economic structure. Its thinking and feeling changed.
So in 2000, when we changed the business model and started really focusing on that triangle and putting the customer in the center, we decided we should hold off - we've done enough consolidation; we've got enough critical mass.
End-of-the-world stories tend to ring true. I've always been drawn to them, but as I wrote my own, I found surprising pleasure in creating a world that is so radically changed, yet where there's so much meaning and value in every small and ordinary thing we have, and take for granted: hot showers, enough food, friends, routines.
Karen Thompson Walker
Social media and the Internet haven't changed our capacity for social interaction any more than the Internet has changed our ability to be in love or our basic propensity to violence, because those are such fundamental human attributes.
Nicholas A. Christakis
For me, the moment the mic is on and it's rolling, it's impossible to vocally relax for some reason. But one day, I'm going to be able to sing the way I sang when I was a little kid, completely open and free. That's, I think, the one thing that's changed: Growing older, I'm not ashamed to hear my voice.
Everything has changed. The flying changed. The airports have changed.
Once you've changed who you are or who you've portrayed in your music, the fans, they'll catch it... Once I feel like the world knows me for anything else but my music, then I feel like I failed.
A policy is a temporary creed liable to be changed, but while it holds good it has got to be pursued with apostolic zeal.
Racial humor was about 35% of my act when I first started. But I realized that it was a crutch. What brought it home was when another comedian said to me, 'If you changed color tomorrow, you wouldn't have any material.' He meant it as a put-down, but I took it as a challenge.
They would not find me changed from him they knew - only more sure of all I thought was true.
137 years later, Memorial Day remains one of America's most cherished patriotic observances. The spirit of this day has not changed - it remains a day to honor those who died defending our freedom and democracy.
I haven't changed at all. I'm the same as when I was 11.
I stopped smoking. When I stopped smoking, my voice changed... so drastically, I couldn't believe it myself.
Opinions are made to be changed - or how is truth to be got at?
You will suddenly realize that the reason you never changed before was because you didn't want to.
Robert H. Schuller
The doctrine of the Kingdom of Heaven, which was the main teaching of Jesus, is certainly one of the most revolutionary doctrines that ever stirred and changed human thought.
H. G. Wells
Cease to think that the decrees of the gods can be changed by prayers.
Music files and downloading have indeed changed the currency of music to a great degree.
What has changed is that nothing has changed... that's what has made me more unhappy than everything else.
The social and physical construction of suburban America really was quite complex. It was a very elaborate system, and clearly a massive social engineering project that has changed U.S. society enormously.
I don't think there's been anything in the game of football in my lifetime that has changed college football more than redshirting.
Assassination has never changed the history of the world.
Genome sequencing has changed taxonomy.
Medicine has changed greatly in the last decades. Widespread vaccinations have practically eradicated many illnesses, at least in western Europe and the United States. The use of chemotherapy, especially the antibiotics, has contributed to an ever decreasing number of fatalities in infectious diseases.
The first books I was interested in were all about baseball. But I can't think of one single book that changed my life in any way.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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