Motivational Quotes About New Beginnings

Are you starting a new chapter in your life?

Here are over 1000 of the best motivational and inspirational quotes and sayings about new beginnings that will help you get excited!

Whether you are getting out of a relationship, starting a new job, deciding to lose weight, or just completely hitting the restart button and starting over on your life, the most important factor will be your mindset.

Your mind is the most powerful ally you have in creating the life you want.

If you allow negative thoughts or beliefs to creep in, they will subconsciously effect how your life plays out by instilling fear.

That’s why surrounding yourself with positive people and words are going to be vital to the success of your new life.

Every day is a new day. It’s an opportunity to create yourself anew.

This is why we have compiled over a 1000 of the best quotes and sayings about new beginnings and creating a fresh start in your life.

So make sure you bookmark this page now and check it each morning so you can use it to keep your mind focused on thinking positively!

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The best time for new beginnings, is now.

Believe in new possibilities.

You are awesome.
You are loved.
You deserve the best.
You deserve everything you want.
I will always support you.
I want you to be happy.
– The Universe

It’s okay to be scared. Being scared means you’re about to do something really, really brave.

The indispensable first step to getting the things you want out of life is this: Decide what you want. – Ben Stein

Take the first step in faith. You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step. – Martin Luther King Jr.

Change is the only constant.

So many others before you have changed their life for the better. Why not you?

Why let go of yesterday? Because yesterday has already let go of you. — Steve Maraboli

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

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

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

There’s an important difference between giving up and letting go. – Jessica Hatchigan

Focus on what you want rather than what you don’t want.

Starting today, I need to forget what’s gone. Appreciate what still remains and look forward to what’s coming next.

Do what you can, with what you have, where you are. – Theodore Roosevelt

With every roadblock, a detour is built. With every ending, a new beginning is defined. Embracing a challenge makes life interesting, but overcoming it makes life meaningful. – Matthew E. Fryer

Some of us think holding on makes us strong, but sometimes it is letting go. – Herman Hesse

Every single day is an opportunity for you to start anew; I call this my ’24-hour Reset Button.’ Each new day stands alone and brings you another chance to move closer towards your goals, so make each day a Great Day! – Tamara Tilleman

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

Every second brings a fresh beginning, every hour holds a new promise, every night our dreams can bring hope and every day is what you choose to make it.

And suddenly you just know it’s time to start something new and trust the magic of new beginnings.

Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure. — Oprah Winfrey

To let go is to release the images and emotions, the grudges and fears, the clingings and disappointments of the past that bind our spirit. – Jack Kornfield

Accept yourself, love yourself, and keep moving forward. If you want to fly, you have to give up what weighs you down. ― Roy T. Bennett

Everything begins at the beginning, and quite often the beginning begins when you shift your mind in a new direction. – Louie Herron

I feel a new beginning coming towards me and I’m running to it with open arms.

The secret of getting ahead is getting started.

Last night I lost the world, and gained the universe. ― C. JoyBell C.

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

A new day: Be open enough to see opportunities. Be wise enough to be grateful. Be courageous enough to be happy. – Dr. Steve Maraboli

If you’re brave enough to say goodbye, life will reward you with a new hello. – Paulo Coehlo

We must be willing to let go of the life we’ve planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us. – Joseph Campbell

Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.

You will evolve past certain people. Let yourself. — Mandy Hale

When life shuts a door … open it again. It’s a door. That’s how they work.

Once you realize you deserve a bright future, letting go of your dark past is the best choice you will ever make. ― Roy T. Bennett

When God gives you a new beginning, it starts with an ending. Be thankful for closed doors. They often guide us to the right one! – A Woman of Faith

And suddenly you know … It’s time to start something new and trust the magic of beginnings.

When you let go, you are truly free.

So, I close my eyes to old ends and open my heart to new beginnings.

If you want something you’ve never had, then you’ve got to do something you’ve never done.

Behind you, all your memories. Before you, all your dreams. Around you, all who love you. Within you, all you need.

Broken hearts hurt but they will make you strong.

Every day is a new beginning. Take a deep breath and start again.

There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the world, because you realize there is so much more to the book than the page you were stuck on. – Zayn Malik

From small beginnings come great things. – Proverb

Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible. – St. Francis of Assisi

Holding on is believing that there’s only a past; letting go is knowing that there’s a future. – Daphne Rose Kingma

This is the beginning of a new day. You have been given this day to use as you will. You can waste it or use it for good. What you do today is important because you are exchanging a day of your life for it. When tomorrow comes, this day will be gone forever; in its place is something that you have left behind … let it be something good. – Mac Anderson

You can start anew at any given moment. Life is just the passage of time and it’s up to you to pass it as you please. ― Charlotte Eriksson

Sometimes you have to just let go and see what happens.

The best day of your life is the one on which you decide your life is your own. No apologies or excuses. No one to lean on, rely on, or blame. The gift is yours – it is an amazing journey – and you alone are responsible for the quality of it. This is the day your life really begins. – Bob Moawad

Making a big life change can be scary but living with regret is always scarier.

Sometimes the smallest step in the right direction ends up being the biggest step of your life. Tip toe if you must, but take the step.

How to begin: Rebuilding life from within. Love yourself, unconditionally. Release your bottled up emotions. Make time for long walks, alone. Avoid living beyond your means. Nurture your inner strength. Stop apologizing for being you. Surround yourself with positive people. Embrace your situation, whatever it may be.

I love the sweet smell of dawn – our unique daily opportunity to smell time, to smell opportunity – each morning being a new beginning. – Emme Woodhull Bache

There comes a time when you have to choose between turning the page and closing the book.

Forget what hurt you but never forget what it taught you.

Say yes to new adventures.

Everybody falls sometimes, gotta find the strength to rise from the ashes and make a new beginning.

Dear Self, This is going to be your year. So dust off your sh*tkickers and let’s get started. All my love, Me.

The 3 Cs of life : Choices, chances and changes. You must make a choice to take a chance or your life will never change.

There comes a time for healing
no matter how broken you are right now;
no matter how heavy your heart is right now.
There comes a time when you will go outside
and let the sun shine on your face
and let the wind touch your hair
and you will not be tired by just simply being awake.
There comes a time when you will be happy to be alive again
and that day you will appreciate your own being
because now you know the other side.
Now you know the opposite.
Now you know what it’s like to not be sure if you really are; who
you really are;
if you simply are, anymore.
And that day
will be the beginning of everything.
― Charlotte Eriksson

Every story has an end, but in life every ending is a new beginning.

Every day is a new beginning. Stay away from what might have been and look at what can be.

Never give up. There is no such thing as an ending. Just a new beginning.

Dear Lord, I thank You for the Grace of being alive this morning; I thank You for the sleep that has refreshed me; I thank You for the chance to make a new beginning.

Don’t be afraid of new beginnings. Don’t shy away from new people, new energy, new surroundings. Embrace new chances at happiness.

2018 It’s a new year. It’s time to start again. Stop thinking about what you’re going to do and start doing it. It’s time to live your life and be who you are. Forget about whatever happened in 2017 and just move on. Take risks and be yourself, you only have one life, and it’s time to make the most of it. Make a new year’s resolution and this time achieve it no matter what the cost is.

The only thing a person can ever really do is keep moving forward. Take that big leap forward without hesitation, without once looking back. Simply forget the past and forge toward the future. – Alyson Noel

Don’t be afraid of change, it is leading you to a new beginning.

Rise up. Start fresh. See the bright opportunity in each new day.

I’m starting over.
– A new pattern of thought.
– A new wave of emotions.
– A new connection to the world.
– A new belief system in myself.

Maybe it’s not always about trying to fix something broken. Maybe it’s about starting over and creating something better.

Sooner or later we’ve all got to let go of our past. – Dan Brown

There will come a time when you believe everything is finished. That will be the beginning.

Never underestimate the power you have to take your life in a new direction. ― Germany Kent

The sun is a daily reminder that we too can rise again from the darkness, that we too can shine our own light. – S. Ajna

I used to believe that people are only born once, but now I feel I have been reborn, like I was given a new life. I see myself as a child, full of energy and hope. – Bahman Ghobadi

Realize that if a door closed, it’s because what was behind it wasn’t meant for you. ― Mandy Hale

The truth is, unless you let go, unless you forgive yourself, unless you forgive the situation, unless you realize that the situation is over, you cannot move forward. – Steve Maraboli

The splendid thing
about falling apart
is that
you can start over
as many times
as you like.
― Sanober Khan

The thing about new beginnings is that they require something else to end.

This is the beginning, of anything you want.

This is the beginning of anything you want.

I am not what I have done, I am what I have overcome.

Everything you’ve ever wanted is on the other side of fear.

Forgiveness says you are given another chance to make a new beginning. – Desmond Tutu

Sometimes painful endings bring the best new beginnings. ― Shae Ross

Even though you may want to move forward in your life, you may have one foot on the brakes. In order to be free, we must learn how to let go. Release the hurt. Release the fear. Refuse to entertain your old pain. The energy it takes to hang onto the past is holding you back from a new life. What is it you would let go of today? – Mary Manin Morrissey

You can only lose what you cling to. — Buddha

I realize there’s something incredibly honest about trees in winter, how they’re experts at letting things go. —Jeffrey McDaniel

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

If you’re reading this, I hope God opens incredible doors for your life this year. Greatness is upon you. You must believe it though. ― Germany Kent

If you’re brave enough to say goodbye, life will reward you with a new hello. – Paulo Coelho

Morning will come, it has no choice. ― Marty Rubin



1. Learn From Failure

Whatever your situation is, you must learn from your mistakes.

Before you can move forward and create a new life, it’s important to look back and gain wisdom from your past.

This does not mean you should beat yourself up or dwell on the past.

But simply take some time to reflect and learn from your failures so that you don’t repeat them in the future.

2. Be Accountable For Your Actions

Personal responsibility is will determine if you truly grow once you move forward.

Being completely accountable for any decisions or actions you made in the past will help you in the healing process.

3. Release & Let Go

All too often many people hold onto their past and it sabotages their future.

Either people dwell on it or hate themselves for their mistakes.

True healing comes from forgiveness so it will be crucial that you love yourself enough to release and let go of any baggage from your past.

Being accountable does not mean you beat yourself up.

4. Focus On What You Want

Once you have healed your past, now it is time to start thinking about the future.

What do you want?

What does your life look like?

How are you behaving and feeling in the future.

Be as specific as you can about what your future will look like in one year, three years, and five years.

Make sure you set some goals for yourself.

5. Deservability

This is a tricky one for many people.

Subconsciously, a lot of people don’t believe they deserve what they actually want from life.

Whether its financial freedom, a better body, an amazing lover, and so on, many people don’t believe they actually deserve it.

Now, these same people won’t come out and admit it. But it’s a very subtle belief lurking in the back of their minds and its affecting their ability to move forward in life.

So you must believe you deserve what you want.

6. One Day At A Time

I know I know…we’ve heard it all before.

But the truth is, your mind will try and start thinking too big and broad and this will feel like the weight of the world is on your shoulder.

Just take it one day at a time and focus on a few tasks at hand.

If you can accomplish two or three things a day then you had a great day.

The key here is to not get distracted on social media or useless time on the phone or internet.

Stay focused!

7. Get Help

And finally, don’t be afraid to ask for help for crying out loud.

Every successful person has a coach, mentor, consultant, etc.

Whether you read a book, watch some YouTube videos, take a course, or hire a coach, ask for help.

The reason this is important is because the person who will help you will have traveled the road you are about to journey on.

So they have a map and can help shine a flashlight so you see where you are going.

So get some help!


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