Happy Monday Quotes #20: Beginnings

Because the beginnings of almost all new things can be delicious, messy, surprising, challenging (in the best way) and full of mistakes and enlightening moments from which to learn and continue to become someone stronger and better, here are some quotes. (I’m going to keep this intro sweetly short!)


“It makes me so happy. To be at the beginning again, knowing almost nothing…. A door like this has cracked open five or six times since we got up on our hind legs. It’s the best possible time of being alive, when almost everything you thought you knew is wrong.” — Tom Stoppard (from Arcadia)


“Begin, be bold, and venture to be wise.” — Horace


“…you want the sweetness of our beginning without the bitterness of our struggle — what are you asking — do you want light without shadow? …” — John Geddes (from A Familiar Rain)


“And suddenly you know: It’s time to start something new and trust the magic of beginnings.” — Meister Eckhart


About juliarogers4

Julia L. Rogers is an accomplished writer, editor and storyteller who believes wholeheartedly in the power of language to capture life’s most extraordinary moments and ideas. She uses it to forge intensely-personal, meaningful connections between people and colorful perspectives.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

Recent Posts

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 112 other followers

Follow Julia on Twitter

%d bloggers like this: