Moving to a new city or office might not seem like the most profound experience at first blush, but it can symbolize a lot of things. Change, no matter how wonderful and full of opportunity, has perplexed and challenged and inspired humans as long as we know. Here at Unpakt, we’re well-versed in all that it takes to move your home. We know it’s a lot on your body and on your emotions.
So if you’re relocating and need a little inspiration to keep your eyes on the horizon and your positivity high, here are a few moving quotes from people well-versed in emotion and inspiration. They know what they’re talking about, too.
“If we were meant to stay in one place, we’d have roots instead of feet…” -Rachel Wolchin
“Move out of your comfort zone. You can only grow if you are willing to feel awkward and uncomfortable when you try something new.” -Brian Tracy
“The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.” -Alan Watts
“Let him that would move the world first move himself.” -Socrates
“Life is life a bicycle. To keep you balance you must keep moving.” – Albert Einstein
“As long as you as an individual… can convince yourself that in order to move forward as best you can you have to be optimistic, you can be described as ‘one of the faithful,’ one of those people who can say, ‘Well, look, something’s going to happen! Let’s just keep trying. Let’s not give up.” -Tom Hanks
“If your world doesn’t allow you to dream, move to one where you can.” -Billy Idol
“It’s hard to be clear about who you are when you are carrying around a bunch of baggage from the past. I’ve learned to let go and move more quickly into the next place.” Angelina Jolie
“All mankind is divided into three classes: those that are immovable, those that are movable, and those that move.” -Benjamin Franklin
“One doesn’t discover new lands without consenting to lose sight, for a very long time, of the shore.” -Andre Gide
“Follow your own path and let people talk.” -Dante
“The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.” -Confucius
“I always wonder why birds stay in the same place when they can fly anywhere on the earth. Then I ask myself the same question.” -Harun Yahya
“Those who do not move, do not notice their chains.” -Rosa Luxemburg
“Change is a great and horrible thing, and people love it or hate it at the same time. Without change, however, you just don’t move.” -Marc Jacobs
And finally? We can’t leave out Dr. Seuss.
“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose. You’re on your own, and you know what you know. And you are the guy who’ll decide where to go.” -Dr. Seuss
Here’s to new beginnings, new adventures, and moving to new places!
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