Sometimes we have to accept change, if we want to move forward.
Boris kissed Natasha's hand and said that he was astonished at the change in her.
A person could change a lot in a few years, especially when they were that young.
He was struck by the change in him.
It was a huge shift in public opinion in which no group benefited financially; if anything, financial interests were aligned against this change, just as with tobacco.
The cracking and booming of the ice indicate a change of temperature.
"I request you to have the goodness to change your coat," he said as he turned away.
Does that mean I'm supposed to change, or that what I'm wearing is considered casual?
We think that we can change our clothes only.
But together with this mental change he has grown physically much weaker.
To that I must entirely change my point of view and study the laws of the movement of steam, of the bells, and of the wind.
My wife purchased a soft drink; to get some change, she explained.
Teacher seems to feel benefitted by the change too; for she is already beginning to look like her dear old self.
I can't change what I See.
Already people remark the change in Helen.
If you change your mind, you know where to find us then.
You shouldn't change your goals simply because they don't fit into someone else's plans.
One breakthrough is all it will take to change the world.
Then, full of joy, the musician hastened to Corinth, not stopping even to change his dress.
Let them say what they please, I am not going to change my clothes.
Helen felt the change in her mother's movements instantly, and asked, "What are we afraid of?"
Possibly we may withdraw from it, but never change its nature.
They spoke of the war, and like everyone else unconsciously exaggerated their sorrow about it; they spoke of their last meeting--Nicholas trying to change the subject--they talked of the governor's kind wife, of Nicholas' relations, and of Princess Mary's.
Maybe that would change, but it would take a while.
Sometimes things happen that change our direction.
I will be able to change their color.
Social structures will change, and the purpose of education will be to learn to reason and find one's passion.
Thousands of people research alternative energy because a breakthrough will change the world and make fortunes.
To study the laws of history we must completely change the subject of our observation, must leave aside kings, ministers, and generals, and study the common, infinitesimally small elements by which the masses are moved.
This certainly suggests what change is to be made.
To the sick the doctors wisely recommend a change of air and scenery.
Besides, I'd like a change of scene.
In the future, something very much like the Amazon suggestion engine, but for all of life, will change that.
The sea, however, is said to be blue one day and green another without any perceptible change in the atmosphere.
But those who knew him intimately noticed that some great change had come over him that day.
Dusty felt the slow change in the air around him and tensed.
I rarely have dreams that are not in keeping with what I really think and feel, but one night my very nature seemed to change, and I stood in the eye of the world a mighty man and a terrible.
The cotton gin, steel ploughs, tractors, combines, and a thousand other inventions would forever change the farm.
This change could have occurred in nature; given enough monkeys and typewriters, it would eventually occur in nature.
But the end of hunger also will be hastened by a host of Internet technologies that will dramatically change agriculture.
Once again, this change was not imposed on people through coercion but came (and still comes) gradually through civilization.
This hussar, with a grave face and without a smile or a change in the expression of his fixed eyes, watched the regimental commander's back and mimicked his every movement.
Touched that this statuesque princess could so change, Pierre took her hand and begged her forgiveness, without knowing what for.
Soon after their arrival Mademoiselle George went out of the room to change her costume.
Natasha did not change her position, but her whole body heaved with noiseless, convulsive sobs which choked her.
She ran up to him and, in the play of the sunlight that fell in small round spots through the shade of the lime-tree avenue, could not be sure what change there was in his face.
During the month that the French troops were pillaging in Moscow and the Russian troops were quietly encamped at Tarutino, a change had taken place in the relative strength of the two armies--both in spirit and in number--as a result of which the superiority had passed to the Russian side.
Besides, as a result of the frequent and rapid change of position by each army, even what information was obtained could not be delivered in time.
She was going to say that to speak of love was impossible, but she stopped because she had seen by the sudden change in Natasha two days before that she would not only not be hurt if Pierre spoke of his love, but that it was the very thing she wished for.
"Nicholas, when did you break your cameo?" she asked to change the subject, looking at his finger on which he wore a ring with a cameo of Laocoon's head.
When Pierre himself wanted to change his mind she would fight him with his own weapons.
Thus in a time of trouble ever memorable to him after the birth of their first child who was delicate, when they had to change the wet nurse three times and Natasha fell ill from despair, Pierre one day told her of Rousseau's view, with which he quite agreed, that to have a wet nurse is unnatural and harmful.
He felt that his way of life had now been settled once for all till death and that to change it was not in his power, and so that way of life proved economical.
Pierre smiled, Natasha began to laugh, but Nicholas knitted his brows still more and began proving to Pierre that there was no prospect of any great change and that all the danger he spoke of existed only in his imagination.
If the animals leading the herd change, this happens because the collective will of all the animals is transferred from one leader to another, according to whether the animal is or is not leading them in the direction selected by the whole herd.
(With this method of observation it often happens that the observer, influenced by the direction he himself prefers, regards those as leaders who, owing to the people's change of direction, are no longer in front, but on one side, or even in the rear.)
The coop was a comfortable 48°F - warm enough to keep the eggs from freezing, but cold enough that the chickens didn't get shocked by the temperature change when they went out of the coop.
Father will not change his mind.
It was a change of attitude.
But all along, they believed they would ultimately prevail—and not just win the war, but also do something epic that would change the course of history for all time.
What will change is the amount of data that will be recorded, the speed of the processors, and the cost of storage and computation.
We'll look at their lives, and the social aspects of this change, in a coming chapter called "Left Behind."
Seeing Scooby-Doo in cartoons doesn't change our expectations of canine behavior because we have so much experience with real dogs.
The report also cited a mid-1950s report that found 85 percent of economic growth was attributed to technological change in the period 1890 to 1950.
It is an attempt to capture the essence of the change, not the nominal value of the multiplier.
Add to that how food itself is changing, our food choices change, our lifestyles change, and all along the way we are aging.
All this will happen eventually, I believe, even if global hunger policy were not to change one iota.
More and more, those wishing to change the status quo adopt this as their primary tactic.
It is unprecedented for so many nations to change their form of government so quickly and peacefully.
Honestly, if we all spoke the same language today, would you want to change that?
And if an image can end a war, a video can change the world.
We are entering a point where technology will change at extreme speeds.
All change is a miracle to contemplate; but it is a miracle which is taking place every instant.
In accumulating property for ourselves or our posterity, in founding a family or a state, or acquiring fame even, we are mortal; but in dealing with truth we are immortal, and need fear no change nor accident.
But already a change is taking place, owing, not to an increased humanity, but to an increased scarcity of game, for perhaps the hunter is the greatest friend of the animals hunted, not excepting the Humane Society.
Things do not change; we change.
Shall we have time to change clothes?
Like the others, Anna Pavlovna Scherer showed Pierre the change of attitude toward him that had taken place in society.
"You will change it, won't you?" said Lise.
Much as Mamma pressed her, she refused, and I know she won't change once she has said...
At the card table he happened to be directly facing Natasha, and was struck by a curious change that had come over her since the ball.
Pierre saw that the count was much upset and tried to change the subject, but the count returned to his troubles.
The old man feels he is guilty, but cannot change himself.
Rostov and Ilyin hastened to find a corner where they could change into dry clothes without offending Mary Hendrikhovna's modesty.
He felt that the condition he was in could not continue long, that a catastrophe was coming which would change his whole life, and he impatiently sought everywhere for signs of that approaching catastrophe.
It was felt that everything would suddenly break up and change, but up to the first of September nothing had done so.
Though the condition and numbers of the French army were unknown to the Russians, as soon as that change occurred the need of attacking at once showed itself by countless signs.
And at once, as a clock begins to strike and chime as soon as the minute hand has completed a full circle, this change was shown by an increased activity, whirring, and chiming in the higher spheres.
Princess Mary asked the countess to let Natasha go with her to Moscow, and both parents gladly accepted this offer, for they saw their daughter losing strength every day and thought that a change of scene and the advice of Moscow doctors would be good for her.
His servants too--Terenty and Vaska--in their own way noticed the change that had taken place in Pierre.
And Pierre, without trying to change the other's views and without condemning him, but with the quiet, joyful, and amused smile now habitual to him, was interested in this strange though very familiar phenomenon.
Pierre had failed to notice Natasha because he did not at all expect to see her there, but he had failed to recognize her because the change in her since he last saw her was immense.
The footmen came in with sad and stern faces to change the candles, but no one noticed them.
I wouldn't change anything.
That would change when they got home.
Even if they could change things, she didn't want to.
Most of all, he wanted to change the subject.
Even Katie noticed the change in him and asked Carmen about the cause.
If you don't stand up and demand a change, he'll keep on doing it.
I guess we both had a change of heart, didn't we?
No, it's no one my family knew but I think the change will be good for me.
He's trying to change, but it isn't easy.
At his affirmative nod, she hurried to her room and changed into jeans and sneakers before he could change his mind.
It's not too late to change your mind.
I want to get an engagement ring on her finger before she has time to change her mind again.
Cynthia grabbed the opportunity to change the subject.
He suggested the center change their policy and not tape calls in the future.
I'm a woman; I have the prerogative to change my mind, especially after sleeping on it.
How could someone change so drastically?
I considered this change of events.
No, there was no change in Julie's condition nor was Howie there.
He watched the change, irritated by the bizarre mood swings and cryptic ramblings that defined Darian's speech lately.
Damian's mother, an Oracle as crazy as she was powerful, told her son about the slave child with blue eyes who'd one day change the path of fate.
I also see the pace of problem solving—and change in general—accelerating at an astonishing rate.
Very little would change in this seventy-year stretch of life.
Whether things in the future stay the same as they are today or change from what they are today, both are understood in terms of the current reality.
Linda gets the idea to call Facebook and see if she can advertise to people who change their status to "In a relationship."
But change is inevitable.
We need no far-out scenarios to see how this will change the world.
Oh, and they change color if they detect structural weakness in the material to which they are affixed.
This all began to change in the twentieth century for a variety of reasons.
Much change was due to the efforts of William Jennings Bryan, who received the Democratic Party nomination for president three times, in 1896, 1900, and 1908.
If you worry about gas emissions from cows contributing to climate change, lobby for a cow that doesn't have gas.
You can install Boinc software on your computer, choose a project you want your computer to work on when you are away from it, and maybe do your bit to change the world.
A full-scale, no-holds-barred, nuclear-missiles-raining-down kind of world war would profoundly change the course of human history for all time.
That is a huge change and a force for peace.
Suddenly a change passed over the tree.
It was suggested that I should change the title from "Autumn Leaves" to "The Frost King," which I did.
The glorious bay lay calm and beautiful in the October sunshine, and the ships came and went like idle dreams; those seaward going slowly disappeared like clouds that change from gold to gray; those homeward coming sped more quickly like birds that seek their mother's nest....
We had to change cars at Philadelphia; but we did not mind it much.
Before Helen made her final copy of the story, it was suggested to her to change its title to "The Frost King," as more appropriate to the subject of which the story treated; to this she willingly assented.
Though the woodchoppers have laid bare first this shore and then that, and the Irish have built their sties by it, and the railroad has infringed on its border, and the ice-men have skimmed it once, it is itself unchanged, the same water which my youthful eyes fell on; all the change is in me.
The change from storm and winter to serene and mild weather, from dark and sluggish hours to bright and elastic ones, is a memorable crisis which all things proclaim.
Pierre saw that Boris wished to change the subject, and being of the same mind he began explaining the advantages and disadvantages of the Boulogne expedition.
His son made no rejoinder, but it was evident that whatever arguments were presented he was as little able as his father to change his opinion.
The regimental commander, going up to the line himself, ordered the soldiers to change into their greatcoats.
Change his coat... the ras... he did not finish.
They forgot that the frightened face and the figure could not be altered, and that however they might change the setting and adornment of that face, it would still remain piteous and plain.
"At least, change your coiffure," said the little princess.
You have done up your hair in this new way for the visitors, and before the visitors I tell you that in future you are never to dare to change your way of dress without my consent.
He tried not to change his former way of life, but his strength failed him.
Then change it, purify thyself; and as thou art purified, thou wilt gain wisdom.
Rostov, in common with the whole army from which he came, was far from having experienced the change of feeling toward Napoleon and the French- -who from being foes had suddenly become friends--that had taken place at headquarters and in Boris.
But a fortnight after his departure, to the surprise of those around her, she recovered from her mental sickness just as suddenly and became her old self again, but with a change in her moral physiognomy, as a child gets up after a long illness with a changed expression of face.
To change the water in this glass.
"Have you any news of the Rostovs?" she asked, to change the subject.
Only when the victim ceased to struggle and his cries changed to a long- drawn, measured death rattle did the crowd around his prostrate, bleeding corpse begin rapidly to change places.
Maybe he thought she would change her mind, but it wasn't going to happen.
It isn't your doing... or your responsibility to change it.
It was a good thing they didn't change after church, because everyone at the table was dressed as if going to church.
Your new couple can always change that part if they want to.
But you said... why would you change your name?
Getting upset about it wasn't going to change anything, though, so she forced a grin as she met the troubled gaze of Fritz.
Either that or change my eye glass prescription.
I could tell Quinn wanted to change the subject.
With that information and if he doesn't change his license plate, it's only a matter of time until we get him!
He noticed the change in the little princess' dress, Mademoiselle Bourienne's ribbon, Princess Mary's unbecoming coiffure, Mademoiselle Bourienne's and Anatole's smiles, and the loneliness of his daughter amid the general conversation.
The change that took place in Natasha at first surprised Princess Mary; but when she understood its meaning it grieved her.
After a few minutes, he reached over to change it.
Without a word, she dashed back to her room and crammed a change of clothes in a bag, along with her books.
Well, if you change your mind, I'd be willing to take the risk.
Most of that was due to Chauncey, but part of it was due to her change of perspective.
Clearly, what nanites will do inside our bodies in the future is almost limitless and will change medicine forever.
I never knew before that there could be such a change in anything.
If we had had only peasants to fight, we should not have let the enemy come so far, said he with a sense of shame and wishing to change the subject.
I'll look at it after I change my clothes.
Thankful for the change of subject, Cynthia launched into a description of her latest conquests with the cat, again tucking that nagging doubt to the back of her mind.
These are the kinds of solutions that will change the world.
All who had known Natasha before her marriage wondered at the change in her as at something extraordinary.