New Beginnings Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old new beginnings quotes, new beginnings sayings, and new beginnings proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Let go of yesterday. Let today be a new beginning and be the best that you can, and you'll get to where God wants you to be.     

Joel Osteen

Every new beginning comes from some other beginning's end.     


No river can return to its source, yet all rivers must have a beginning.     


Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.     

Martin Luther King Jr.

The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.     

Walt Disney

Dissatisfaction is a great starting point, for it is right there that we have the most power, strength, and energy to push change through.     

David DeNotaris

Starting over can be challenging, but also it can be a great opportunity to do things differently.     

Catherine Pulsifer

Seek ye first the good things of the mind, and the rest will either be supplied or its loss will not be felt.     

Sir Francis Bacon

For last year's words belong to last year's language And next year's words await another voice. And to make an end is to make a beginning.     

T.S. Eliot

We will open the book. Its pages are blank. We are going to put words on them ourselves. The book is called Opportunity and its first chapter is New Year's Day.      

Edith Lovejoy Pierce

Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.     

Carl Bard

Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance.     

Oprah Winfrey

Be willing to be a beginner every single morning.     

Meister Eckhart

Whatever you do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius and power and magic in it.     

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.     

Lao Tzu

Don't waste it with a false start of no start at all. You were not born to fail.     

Og Mandino

Every day is a new beginning. Treat it that way. Stay away from what might have been, and look at what can be.     

Marsha Petrie Sue

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.     

Barabra Sher

Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.     

St. Francis of Assisi

One can begin so many things with a new person! - even begin to be a better man.     

George Eliot

Morning will come, it has no choice.     

Marty Rubin

Starting over is an acceptance of a past we can't change, an unrelenting conviction that the future can be different, and the stubborn wisdom to use the past to make the future what the past was not.     

Craig D. Lounsbrough

Every sunset is an opportunity to reset.     

Richie Norton

Every man should be born again on the first day of January. Start with a fresh page.     

Henry Ward Beecher

Begin today. Declare out loud to the universe that you are willing to let go of struggle and eager to learn through joy.     

Sarah Ban Breathnach

Do not wait until the conditions are perfect to begin. Beginning makes the conditions perfect.     

Alan Cohen

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

Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.     

Theodore Roosevelt

You will never win if you never begin.     

Helen Rowland

Failure is the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.     

Henry Ford