Samuel Johnson about change (“The History of Rasselas, Prince of Abissinia”, 1759) - Long customs are not easily broken; he that attempts to change the course of his own life very often labours in vain, and how shall we do that for others which we are seldom able to do for ourselves?
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Long customs are not easily broken; he that attempts to change the course of his own life very often labours in vain, and how shall we do that for others which we are seldom able to do for ourselves?
 Samuel JohnsonThe History of Rasselas, Prince of Abissinia (1759). copy citation

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