Encouraging Quotes On New Beginnings

  1. Be inspired to restart your life this New Year with these encouraging and inspiring quotes on New Beginnings.
  2. Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it, Begin it now. – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  3. The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams. – Eleanor Roosevelt
  4. We must be willing to get rid of the life we’ve planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us. The old skin has to be shed before the new one can come. – Joseph Campbell
  5. Let every day be the first day of the rest of your life, but especially let today be a new beginning. – Jonathan Lockwood Huie
  6. It is impossible to begin to learn that which one thinks one already knows. – Epictetus
  7. When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be. – Lao Tzu
  8. My Mama always said you’ve got to put the past behind you before you can move on. – from “Forrest Gump”
  9. Failure is success if we learn from it. – Malcolm Forbes
  10. Life is not about waiting for the storms to pass…It’s about learning how to dance in the rain. – Vivian Greene
  11. To go against the dominant thinking of your friends, of most of the people you see every day, is perhaps the most difficult act of heroism you can perform. – Theodore H. White
  12. Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success. – Henry Ford
  13. There is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living. – Nelson Mandela
  14. An invasion of armies can be resisted, but not an idea whose time has come. – Victor Hugo
  15. Today is the first day of the rest of your life. – Anonymous
  16. You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream. – C. S. Lewis
  17. You must do the things you think you cannot do. – Eleanor Roosevelt
  18. I set my own course through the ocean of life. – Jonathan Lockwood Huie
  19. The cave you fear to enter holds the treasure you seek. – Joseph Campbell
  20. I gather strength from life’s storms. – Jonathan Lockwood Huie
  21. Courage doesn’t always roar.
    Sometimes courage is the quiet voice
    at the end of the day saying,
    “I will try again tomorrow.”
    – Mary Anne Radmacher
  22. To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom. – Bertrand Russell
  23. Keep on beginning and failing. Each time you fail, start all over again, and you will grow stronger until you have accomplished a purpose – not the one you began with perhaps, but one you’ll be glad to remember. – Anne Sullivan
  24. God grant me the serenity
    To accept the things I cannot change;
    Courage to change the things I can;
    And wisdom to know the difference.
    – Reinhold Niebuhr
  25. The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret to getting started is breaking your complex overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks and then starting on the first one. – Mark Twain
  26. The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. – Nelson Mandela
  27. Let us all meet each other with a smile, for the smile is the beginning of love. – Mother Teresa
  28. Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else. – Judy Garland
  29. Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together. – Vincent van Gogh
  30. When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us. – Helen Keller
  31. All glory comes from daring to begin. – Eugene F. Ware
  32. Nothing is predestined. The obstacles of your past can become the gateways that lead to new beginnings. – Ralph Blum
  33. When I face the desolate impossibility of writing 500 pages, a sick sense of failure falls on me, and I know I can never do it. Then gradually, I write one page and then another. One day’s work is all that I can permit myself to contemplate. – John Steinbeck
  34. I think there is something more important than believing: Action! The world is full of dreamers. There aren’t enough who will move ahead and begin to take concrete steps to actualize their vision. – W. Clement Stone
  35. Begin today. Declare outloud to the universe that you are willing to let go of struggle and eager to learn through joy. – Sarah Ban Breathnach
  36. Start wherever you are and start small. – Rita Baily
  37. It’s a helluva start, being able to recognize what makes you happy. – Lucille Ball
  38. Every man should be born again on the first day of January. Start with a fresh page. – Henry Ward Beecher
  39. A time comes when you need to stop waiting for the man you want to become and start being the man you want to be. – Bruce Springsteen
  40. I wake up every morning with a great desire to live joyfully. – Alexandra Stoddard
  41. Just as appetite comes by eating, so work brings inspiration, if inspiration is not discernible at the beginning. – Igor Stravinsky
  42. Begin somewhere; you cannot build a reputation on what you intend to do. – Liz Smith
  43. Genuine beginnings begin within us, even when they are brought to our attention by external opportunities. – William Bridges
  44. The grace to be a beginner is always the best prayer for an artist. The beginner’s humility and openness lead to exploration. Exploration leads to accomplishment. All of it begins at the beginning, with the first small and scary step. – Julia Cameron
  45. Wherever you are is always the right place. There is never a need to fix anything, to hitch up the bootstraps of the soul and start at some higher place. Start right where you are. – Julia Cameron
  46. Today is your day, your mountain is waiting, so get on your way. – Dr. Seuss
  47. You can learn new things at any time in your life if you’re willing to be a beginner. If you actually learn to like being a beginner, the whole world opens up to you. – Barbara Sher
  48. Everything that has a beginning has an ending. Make your peace with that and all will be well. – Buddha
  49. All great things have small beginnings. – Peter Senge
  50. When you feel that you have reached the end and that you cannot go one step further, when life seems to be drained of all purpose; what a wonderful opportunity to start all over again, to turn over a new page. – Eileen Caddy
  51. You don’t need endless time and perfect conditions. Do it now. Do it today. Do it for twenty minutes and watch your heart start beating. – Barbara Sher
  52. The secret to living the life of your dreams is to start living the life of your dreams today, in every little way you possibly can. – Mike Dooley
  53. Don’t look further for answers: be the solution. You were born with everything you need to know. Make a promise to stop getting in the way of the blessing that you are. Take a deep breath, remember to have fun, and begin. – Jonathan H. Ellerby
  54. Failure is the opportunity to begin again more intelligently. – Henry Ford
  55. Only begin and then the mind grows heated. Only begin and the task will be completed. – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  56. You will never win if you never begin. – Robert H. Schuller
  57. Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day; begin it well and serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense. – Ralph Waldo Emerson
  58. Do not wait until the conditions are perfect to begin. Beginning makes the conditions perfect. – Alan Cohen
  59. Be willing to be a beginner every single morning. – Meister Eckhart
  60. Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible. – Saint Francis of Assisi
  61. I dream of men who take the next step instead of worrying about the next thousand steps. – Theodore Roosevelt –quote- If all you can do is crawl, start crawling. – Rumi
  62. Life is not a dress rehearsal. Stop practicing what you’re going to do and just go do it. In one bold stroke you can transform today. – Marilyn Grey
  63. Inexperience is an asset. Embrace it. – Wendy Kopp
  64. Your mind, this globe of awareness, is a starry universe. When you push off with your foot, a thousand new roads become clear. – Rumi
  65. New Year’s Day is every man’s birthday. – Charles Lamb
  66. Whatever you do or dream you can do – begin it. Boldness has genius and power and magic in it. – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  67. There will be a time when you believe everything is finished. That will be the beginning. – Louis L’Amour
  68. The beginning of knowledge is the discovery of something we do not understand. – Frank Herbert
  69. To be born is to start the journey towards death. – Madeleine L’Engle
  70. A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step. – Lao Tsu
  71. What is not started today is never finished tomorrow. – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  72. Some stories don’t have a clear beginning, middle and end. Life is about not knowing, having to change, taking the moment and making the best of it, without knowing what’s going to happen next. Delicious ambiguity. – Gilda Radner
  73. Begin doing what you want to do now. We have only this moment, sparkling like a star in our hand – and melting like a snowflake. – Marie Beyon Ray
  74. The world is round and the place which may seem like the end may also be the beginning. – Ivy Baker Priest
  75. I have always been delighted at the prospect of a new day, a fresh try, one more start, with perhaps a bit of magic waiting somewhere behind the morning. – J. B. Priestly
  76. With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts. – Eleanor Roosevelt
  77. Do what you can, with what you have, where you are. – Theodore Roosevelt
  78. Earth, ourselves, breathe and awaken, leaves are stirring, all things moving, new day coming, life renewing. – Pawnee Prayer
  79. Your present circumstances don’t determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start. – Nido Qubein
  80. Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending. – Maria Robinson
  81. And you? When will you begin your long journey into yourself? – Rumi

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