When has the world seen a phenomenon like this? a lonely uninstructed youth, coming from amid the moral darkness of Galilee, even more distinct from His age, and from every thing around Him, than a Plato would be rising up in some wild tribe in Oregon, assuming thus a position at the head of the world and maintaining it, for eighteen centuries, by the pure self-evidence of His life and doctrine.

Making the beginning is one third of the work.

The secret to a rich life is to have more beginnings than endings.

A hen is only an egg’s way of making another egg.

All great deeds and all great thoughts have a ridiculous beginning.

The peaceful transfer of authority is rare in history, yet common in our country. With a simple oath, we affirm old traditions and make new beginnings.

Every day is a new beginning. Treat it that way. Stay away from what might have been, and look at what can be.

What appears to be the end may really be a new beginning.

Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.

Every end is a new beginning

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