It took me nearly half a lifetime, however I’ve finally realized everything changes in only a single moment.
It’s actually never gradual… it’s a single moment. Everything else is either preparation for the moment or a result of the moment.
Knowing this is the work of this life.
I know my moment(s). I think it’s important to know.
verb (used with object), changed, changing.
to make the form, nature, content, future course, etc., of (something)different from what it is or from what it would be if left alone:
to change one’s name; to change one’s opinion; to change the course of history.
to transform or convert (usually followed by into):
The witch changed the prince into a toad.
to substitute another or others for; exchange
for something else,usually of the same kind:
She changed her shoes when she got home from the office.
to give and take reciprocally; interchange:
to change places with someone.
to transfer from one (conveyance) to another:
You’ll have to change planes in Chicago.
to give or get smaller money in exchange
to change a five-dollar bill.
verb (used without object), changed, changing.
to give or get foreign money in exchange
to change dollars into francs.
to become different:
Overnight the nation’s mood changed.
to become altered or modified:
Colors change if they are exposed to the sun.
to become transformed or converted (usually followed by into):
The toad changed into a prince again.
to pass gradually into (usually followed by to or into):
Summer changed to autumn.
to make a change or an exchange
If you want to sit next to the window, I’ll change with you.
to transfer between trains or other conveyances:
We can take the local and change to an express at the next stop.
to change one’s clothes:
She changed into jeans.
the act or fact of changing; fact of being changed.
a transformation or modification; alteration:
They noticed the change in his facial expression.
a variation or deviation:
a change in the daily routine.
the substitution of one thing for another:
We finally made the change to an oil-burning furnace.
variety or novelty:
Let’s try a new restaurant for a change.
the passing from one place, state, form, or phase to another:
a change of seasons; social change.