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84 Greatest Quotes About Beginning


To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance. Oscar Wilde
I am full of a sense of promise, like I often have: the feeling of always being at the beginning. Diane Arbus
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
Even though the future seems far away, it is actually beginning right now. Mattie Stepanek
All great deeds and all great thoughts have a ridiculous beginning. Great works are often born on a street corner or in a restaurant's revolving door. Albert Camus
I'm beginning to understand myself. But it would have been great to be able to understand myself when I was 20 rather than when I was 82. Dave Brubeck
Since the beginning, it was just the same. The only difference, the crowds are bigger now. Elvis Presley
Begin at the beginning and go on till you come to the end; then stop. Lewis Carroll
Every new beginning comes from some other beginning's end. Seneca
One of the first signs of the beginning of understanding is the wish to die. Franz Kafka
Now this is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning. Winston Churchill
I have a wish. It as a fear as well - that in my end will be my beginning. Che Guevara
Full stop is not the end, its just the beginning of a new journey. Unknown
So never lose an opportunity of urging a practical beginning, however small, for it is wonderful how often in such matters the mustard-seed germinates and roots itself. Florence Nightingale
For a certain kind of person, love begins from something tiny or silly. From something like that or it doesn’t begin at all. Haruki Murakami
It is our attitude at the beginning of a difficult task which, more than anything else, will affect its successful outcome. William James
I never write from concept. The beat is the beginning, and then I fill in the rest of the song into what it should be. Wiz Khalifa
Humiliation is the beginning of sanctification. John Donne
Life is not a series of gig lamps symmetrically arranged; life is a luminous halo, a semi-transparent envelope surrounding us from the beginning of consciousness to the end. Virginia Woolf
Some stories don't have a clear beginning, middle and end. Gilda Radner
The year was past the edge, heading away from the dark... Of course, dark would come again, but that was in the nature of the world. Many things were beginning. Terry Pratchett
In the beginning, I was very insecure. I hated how I looked in pictures. The Weeknd
Der Anfang ist die Hälfte vom Ganzen. Aristotle
Mountains are the beginning and the end of all natural scenery. John Ruskin
The confession of evil works is the first beginning of good works. Saint Augustine
The chief beginning of evil is goodness in excess. Menander
Hope of ill gain is the beginning of loss. Democritus
A story has no beginning or end: arbitrarily one chooses that moment of experience from which to look back or from which to look ahead. Graham Greene
The artist is always beginning. Any work of art which is not a beginning, an invention, a discovery is of little worth. Ezra Pound
Remember tonight... for it is the beginning of always. Dante Alighieri
Aprils have never meant much to me, autumns seem that season of beginning, spring. Truman Capote
When I was a boy I was told that anybody could become President; I'm beginning to believe it. Clarence Darrow
A mother is always the beginning. She is how things begin. Amy Tan
Everything that has a beginning has an ending. Make your peace with that and all will be well. Jack Kornfield
The beginning of an acquaintance whether with persons or things is to get a definite outline of our ignorance. George Eliot
The end comes when we no longer talk with ourselves. It is the end of genuine thinking and the beginning of the final loneliness. Edward Gibbon
The American Revolution was a beginning, not a consummation. Woodrow Wilson
The end is the beginning of all things, Suppressed and hidden, Awaiting to be released through the rhythm Of pain and pleasure. Jiddu Krishnamurti
The beginning of Canadian cultural nationalism was not 'Am I really that oppressed?' but 'Am I really that boring?'. Margaret Atwood
The Enlightenment, the Age of Reason, is seen as the beginning of modern depravity. Umberto Eco
My legacy is that I stayed on course... from the beginning to the end, because I believed in something inside of me. Tina Turner
Meditation is painful in the beginning but it bestows immortal Bliss and supreme joy in the end. Swami Sivananda
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
The beginning of compunction is the beginning of a new life. George Eliot
Idleness is the beginning of all vice, the crown of all virtues. Franz Kafka
Martyrdom does not end something, it only a beginning. Indira Gandhi
Right from the beginning, I always strived to capture everything I saw as completely as possible. Norman Rockwell