125+ Best Starting Over Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Starting over is a new beginning. It could also be a new life if you approach it in the right way. Just remember that your future is not governed by your past. Starting over is about giving yourself a chance at real happiness. Inspirational starting over quotes will challenge the way you think, and help guide you through any life experience.

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Most Famous Starting Over Quotes

Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end. – Seneca

No one can ever take your memories from you – each day is a new beginning, make good memories every day. – Catherine Pulsifer

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

Although no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending. – Carl Bard

It’s never too late to become who you want to be. I hope you live a life that you’re proud of, and if you find that you’re not, I hope you have the strength to start over. – F. Scott Fitzgerald

That last page turned is a perfect excuse to write a whole new book. – Toni Sorenson

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Be willing to be a beginner every single morning. – Meister Eckhart

Don’t worry about being worried. You’re heading out on an adventure and you can always change your mind along the way and try something else. – Tracy Kidder

There are two mistakes one can make along the road to truth… not going all the way, and not starting. – Buddha

New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings. – Lao Tzu

No, this is not the beginning of a new chapter in my life; this is the beginning of a new book! That first book is already closed, ended, and tossed into the seas; this new book is newly opened, has just begun! Look, it is the first page! And it is a beautiful one! – C. JoyBell C.

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

We must be willing to get rid of the life we’ve planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us. The old skin has to be shed before the new one can come. – Joseph Campbell

Failure is the opportunity to begin again more intelligently. – Henry Ford

No river can return to its source, yet all rivers must have a beginning. – American Indian Proverb

Nothing in the universe can stop you from letting go and starting over. – Guy Finley

I discovered that a fresh start is a process. A fresh start is a journey – a journey that requires a plan. – Vivian Jokotade

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

Oh, my friend, it’s not what they take away from you that counts. It’s what you do with what you have left. – Hubert Humphrey

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

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

Nourish beginnings, let us nourish beginnings. Not all things are blest, but the seeds of all things are blest. The blessing is in the seed. – Muriel Rukeyser

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. – Barbara Shur

It’s humbling to start fresh. It takes a lot of courage. But it can be reinvigorating. You just have to put your ego on a shelf & tell it to be quiet. – Jennifer Ritchie Payette

It isn’t always a change of scenery needed to make life better. Sometimes it simply requires opening your eyes. – Richelle E. Goodrich

There will come a time when you believe everything is finished; that will be the beginning. – Louis L’Amour

Change can be scary, but you know what’s scarier? Allowing fear to stop you from growing, evolving, and progressing. – Mandy Hale

Your life does not get better by chance. It gets better by change. – Jim Rohn

Each day is a new beginning, the chance to do with it what should be done and not to be seen as simply another day to put in time. – Catherine Pulsifer

Every moment is a fresh beginning. – T.S. Eliot

There are some things one can only achieve by a deliberate leap in the opposite direction. – Franz Kafka

If I must start somewhere, right here and now is the best place imaginable. – Richelle E. Goodrich

If God closes a door AND a window, consider the fact that it might be time to build a whole new house. – Mandy Hale

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

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

The heaviness of being successful was replaced by the lightness of being a beginner again, less sure about everything. It freed me to enter one of the most creative periods of my life. – Steve Jobs

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

Success is not final. Failure is not fatal. It’s the courage to continue that counts. – Winston Churchill

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. – Lao Tzu

Recreate your life, always, always. Remove the stones, plant rose bushes and make sweets.Begin again. – Cora Coralina

Arriving at one goal is the starting point to another. – John Dewey

You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream. – C. S. Lewis

Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward. – C. S. Lewis

Dreams are renewable. No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born. – Dale Turner

Nothing is predestined. The obstacles of your past can become the gateways that lead to new beginnings. – Ralph Blum

Let’s forget the baggages of the past and make a new beginning. – Shahbaz Sharif

For last year’s words belong to last year’s language And next year’s words await another voice. And to make an end is to make a beginning. – T.S. Eliot

Celebrate endings, for they precede new beginnings. – Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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

Every day is a chance to begin again. Don’t focus on the failures of yesterday, start today with positive thoughts and expectations. – Catherine Pulsifer

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

No matter how hard the past is, you can always begin again. – Buddha

Champions keep playing until they get it right. – Billie Jean King

Celebrate endings – for they precede new beginnings. – Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Never forget, Today, you have 100% of your life left. – Tom Hopkins

Start by doing what’s necessary: then do what’s possible: and suddenly you’re doing the impossible. – St Francis Of Assisi

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

Don’t live the same year 75 times and call it a life. – Robin Sharma

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

Every day I feel is a blessing from God. And I consider it a new beginning. Yeah, everything is beautiful. – Prince

The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide you’re not going to stay where you are. – J.P. Morgan

Let us make each day our birthday – every morning life is new, with the splendors of the sunrise, and the baptism of the dew. – S.A.R

If you don’t like the road you’re walking, start paving another one. – Dolly Parton

I have always been delighted at the prospect of a new day, a fresh try, one more start, with perhaps a bit of magic waiting somewhere behind the morning. – J. B. Priestly

The secret to living the life of your dreams is to start living the life of your dreams today, in every little way you possibly can. – Mike Dooley

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

One can begin so many things with a new person – even begin to be a better man. – George Eliot

Your present circumstances don’t determine where you can go. They merely determine where you start. – Nido Qubein

Starting over is an acceptance of a past we can’t change, an unrelenting conviction that the future can be different, and the stubborn wisdom to use the past to make the future what the past was not. – Craig D. Lounsbrough

Life is about change, sometimes it’s painful, sometimes it’s beautiful, but most of the time it’s both. – Kristin Kreuk

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

If all you can do is crawl, start crawling. – Rumi

A Sunrise is God’s way of saying, Let’s start again. – Todd Stocker

Every day is a fresh beginning, Every morn is the world made new. – Sarah Chauncey Woolsey

Much as we may wish to make a new beginning, some part of us resists doing so as though we were making the first step toward disaster. – William Throsby Bridges

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

Rather than turning the page, it’s much easier to just throw the book away. – Anthony Liccione

Perhaps that is where our choice lies – in determining how we will meet the inevitable end of things, and how we will greet each new beginning. – Elana K. Arnold

The secret to change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new. – Socrates

Every new beginning comes from some other beginnings end. – Seneca

You don’t have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great. – Joe Sabah

Starting all over again is not that bad because when you restart, you get another chance to make things right. – Ryan Ferreras

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

It turned out that sometimes it’s enough to start doing things differently now. – Laini Taylor

Sometimes we can only find our true direction when we let the wind of change carry us – Mimi Novic

We look at the coming of a new beginning like we look at the coming of babies we never considered aborting. Hopeful. – Darnell Lamont Walker

The magic in new beginnings is truly the most powerful of them all. – Josiyah Martin

To greet a lovely morning, we must leave the night behind. – Tarang Sinha

Isn’t it nice to think that tomorrow is a new day with no mistakes in it yet? – L.M. Montgomery

The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide you’re not going to stay where you are. – John Pierpont Morgan

It’s never too late – never too late to start over, never too late to be happy. – Jane Fonda

Begin your life today, and again tomorrow. – Jonathan Lockwood Huie

To change ones life: Start immediately. Do it flamboyantly. – William James

Making the beginning is one third of the work. – Irish Proverb

Every sunset is an opportunity to reset. Every sunrise begins with new eyes. – Richie Norton

As long as I am breathing, in my eyes, I am just beginning. – Criss Jami, Killosophy

The life is possible without the past. You can always have a fresh start with life, at any point. Each moment millions of children’s are born to have a fresh start with life. – Roshan Sharma

The struggles we endure today will be the ‘good old days’ we laugh about tomorrow. – Aaron Lauritsen

She was obsessed with the idea of breaking with everything she had ever known or experienced, and starting on something new. – Boris Pasternak

Beginnings could happen more than once or in different ways. – Rachel Joyce

The greatest of all capabilities of a human being is to become born again. – J.R. Rim

It is no disgrace to start all over. It is usually an opportunity. – George Matthew Adams

Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. – Albert Einstein

The beginning is always today. – Mary Shelley

You raze the old to raise the new. – Justina Chen Headley

He knows he will be born again, and start fresh anew. – Dejan Stojanovic

You’ve got a chance to start out all over again. A new place, new people, new sights. A clean slate. See, you can be anything you want with a fresh start. – Annie Proulx

There is strange comfort in knowing that no matter what happens today, the Sun will rise again tomorrow. – Aaron Lauritsen

We want a fresh start only because we didn’t sufficiently care for the last fresh start. – Craig D. Lounsbrough

I hope you realize that every day is a fresh start for you. That every sunrise is a new chapter in your life waiting to be written. – Juansen Dizon

The future begins today. – Wayne Gerard Trotman

I want every day to be a fresh start on expanding what is possible. – Oprah Winfrey

Whatever you can do, or dream you can, Begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it, Begin it now. – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

The distance is nothing; it’s only the first step that is difficult. – Marquise Du Deffand

The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing. – Walt Disney

Starting over can be challenging, but also it can be a great opportunity to do things differently. – Catherine Pulsifer

You leave old habits behind by starting out with the thought, ‘I release the need for this in my life’. – Wayne Dyer

It’s a wise man who understands that every day is a new beginning, because boy, how many mistakes do you make in a day? I don’t know about you, but I make plenty. You can’t turn the clock back, so you have to look ahead. – Mel Gibson

There is always an opportunity to start again and again, if the old ways are not working last year, look for better ways of doing it in the new year and start again afresh. – Bamigboye Olurotimi

True mastery of a skill was only the beginning step to understanding it. – Yoda

When you reach the end of what you should know, you will be at the beginning of what you should sense. – Kahlil Gibran

Our life is an apprenticeship to the truth that around every circle another can be drawn; that there is no end in nature, but every end is a beginning, and under every deep a lower deep opens. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

The fear of failure is a common motivation killer. People don’t try something new because they fear they will fail at it. – Cary Bergeron

If you wish to be happy right from the beginning of your day, then it is about time to leave behind your past. – Lorin Hopper

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