A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
In my beginning is my end.
T. S. Eliot (1888-1965) American-English poet and playwright.
The beginning is the half of every action.
More powerful than the will to win is the courage to begin.
Remember tonight.. for it is the beginning of always.
Wise men are instructed in reason men of less understanding by experience; The most unknowing learn by necessity. Wise men do in the beginning what fools in the end.
Every beginning is a consequence. Every beginning ends something.
The great majority of men are bundles of beginnings.
Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882) U.S. poet, essayist and lecturer.
All this will not be finished in the first one hundred days. Nor will it be finished in the first thousand days, nor in the life of this administration, nor even perhaps in our lifetime on this planet. But let us begin.
John F. Kennedy (1917-1963) Thirty-fifth President of the USA
Great is the art of beginning, but greater is the art of ending.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882) U.S. poet.