Beginning Quotes

New Beginning Quotes

he beginning of wisdom is to call things by their right names.
--Chinese Proverb

Style ain't nothing but keeping the same idea from beginning to end. Everybody got it.
--August Wilson

The past is but the beginning of a beginning.
--H. G. Wells

Every beginning is a consequence - every beginning ends some thing.
--Paul Valery

The beginning of wisdom is silence. The second step is listening.
-- Unknown

Keep on beginning and failing. Each time you fail, start all over gain, and you will grow stronger until have accomplished a purpose - not the one you began with perhaps, but one you'll be glad to remember.
--Anne Sullivan

Just as appetite comes by eating, so work brings inspiration, if inspiration is not discernible at the beginning.
--Igor Stravinsky

My advice to any young person at the beginning of their career is to try to look for the mere outlines of big things with their fresh, untrained, and unprejudiced mind.
--Hans Selye

Try to keep your soul young and quivering right up to old age, and to imagine right up to the brink of death that life is only beginning. I think that is the only way to keep adding to one's talent, and one's inner happiness.
--George Sand

Beginning Quotes

Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.
--Theodore Isaac Rubin

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 M. Rilke

I wanted a perfect ending. Now I've learned, the hard way, that some poems don't rhyme, and some stories don't have a clear beginning, middle, and end.
--Gilda Radner

The beginning is the most important part of the work.
-- Plato

Gradualness, gradualness, and gradualness. From the very beginning of your work, school yourself to severe gradualness in the accumulation of knowledge.
--Ivan Pavlov

In the beginning you must subject yourself to the influence of nature. You must be able to walk firmly on the ground before you start walking of a tightrope.
--Henri Matisse

There will come a time when you believe everything is finished. That will be the beginning.
--Louis L'Amour

Doubt is the beginning, not the end, of wisdom.
--George Iles

He has half the deed done who has made a beginning.
-- Horace

A hard beginning maketh a good ending.
--John Heywood

Perplexity is the beginning of knowledge.
--Kahlil Gibran

The beginning and endings of all human undertakings are untidy.
--John Galsworthy

He who chooses the beginning of a road chooses the place it leads to. It is the means that determine the end.
--Harry Emerson Fosdick

There is no end. There is no beginning. There is only the infinite passion of life.
--Federico Fellini

The great majority of men are bundles of beginnings.
--Ralph Waldo Emerson

The end is in the beginning and lies far ahead.
--Ralph Ellison

Innovators and men of genius have almost always been regarded as fools at the beginning (and very often at the end) of their careers.
--Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.
-- Demosthenes

But the beginning of things, of a world especially, is necessarily vague, tangled, chaotic, and exceedingly disturbing.
--Kate Chopin

Beginnings are apt to be shadowy and so it is the beginnings of the great mother life, the sea.
--Rachel Carson

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

The fear [reverence] of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom.
--Proverbs 9:10 Bible

The attainment of an ideal is often the beginning of a disillusion.
--Stanley Baldwin