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Beginnings Quotes

A beginning is always thrilling and exciting. It is the most notable moment of a new event or phenomena. For some people, beginning heralds new joys, opportunities, and hope. A new beginning motivates us to work doubly hard and strive for newer, greater success. If you like to start afresh, the world opens up newer avenues for you. To cut the long story short, beginning is the start of a new, fresh episode in our lives that prompts us to perform better and do well in our undertakings. Read on these quotes to know more about beginnings.

Arriving at one goal is the starting point to another.

- Democracy and Education , John Dewey

Martyrdom does not end something, it only a beginning.

- Indira Gandhi

Life begins on the other side of despair.

- Jean Paul Sartre

Let us always meet each other with smile, for the smile is the beginning of love.

- Mother Teresa

All achievements, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea.

- Napolean Hill

Create a definite plan for carrying out your desire and begin at once, whether you ready or not, to put this plan into action.

- Napolean Hill

Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.

- Napolean Hill

Ideas are the beginning points of all fortunes.

- Napolean Hill

A loving heart is the beginning of all knowledge.

- Thomas Carlyle

Every day that is born into the world comes like a burst of music and rings the whole day through, and you make of it a dance, a dirge, or a life march, as you will.

- Thomas Carlyle

Louis, I think this is the start of a beautiful friendship.

- Humphrey Bogart

Fear is the main source of superstition, and one of the main sources of cruelty. To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.

- Unpopular Essays , Bertrand Russell

A word is dead when it is said, some say. I say it just begins to live that day.

- Emily Dickinson

Dying is a wild night and a new road.

- Emily Dickinson

It is impossible to begin to learn that which one thinks one already knows.

- Epictetus

In the beginning there was nothing. God said, 'Let there be light!' And there was light. There was still nothing, but you could see it a whole lot better.

- Ellen DeGeneres

A child's education should begin at least one hundred years before he is born.

- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

It is a tremendous act of violence to begin anything. I am not able to begin. I simply skip what should be the beginning.

- Rainer Maria Rilke

In the beginning I used to make one terrible play a game. Then I got so I'd make one a week and finally I'd pull a bad one about once a month. Now, I'm trying to keep it down to one a season.

- Lou Gehrig

If I were again beginning my studies, I would follow the advice of Plato and start with mathematics.

- Galileo Galilei

Accept everything about yourself - I mean everything, You are you and that is the beginning and the end - no apologies, no regrets.

- Henry A. Kissinger

If there is a book that you want to read, but it hasn't been written yet, you must be the one to write it.

- Toni Morrison

The beginning is always today.

- Mary Wollstonecraft

Better than any argument is to rise at dawn and pick dew-wet red berries in a cup.

- Wendell Berry

Everything has been said before, but since nobody listens we have to keep going back and beginning all over again.

- Andre Gide

Real courage is when you know you're licked before you begin, but you begin anyway and see it through no matter what.

- To Kill a Mockingbird , Harper Lee

The man who is denied the opportunity of taking decisions of importance begins to regard as important the decisions he is allowed to take.

- C. Northcote Parkinson

Today's mighty oak is just yesterday's nut, that held its ground.

- David Icke

And when our baby stirs and struggles to be born it compels humility: what we began is now its own.

- Margaret Mead

Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is far the best ending for one.

- The Picture of Dorian Gray , Oscar Wilde

Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.

- Henry Ford

The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic.

- Charles Darwin

Bush reiterated his stand to conservatives opposing his decision on stem cell research. He said today he believes life begins at conception and ends at execution.

- Jay Leno

People in their handlings of affairs often fail when they are about to succeed. If one remains as careful at the end as he was at the beginning, there will be no failure.

- Lao Tzu

Where annual elections end where slavery begins.

- John Quincy Adams

It is vain to talk of the interest of the community, without understanding what is the interest of the individual.

- Jeremy Bentham

A vegetable garden in the beginning looks so promising and then after all little by little it grows nothing but vegetables, nothing, nothing but vegetables.

- Gertrude Stein

Philosophy begins in wonder. And, at the end, when philosophic thought has done its best, the wonder remains.

- Alfred North Whitehead

In the beginning the Universe was created. This has made a lot of people very angry and been widely regarded as a bad move.

- The Ultimate Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy , Douglas Adams

If we are to teach real peace in this world, and if we are to carry on a real war against war, we shall have to begin with the children.

- Mahatma Gandhi

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