Early morning rays seep in through our windows. Chirpy tweet alarm comes on. We are awake. All is well!
But some mornings might not be all happy cheery. So we came up with positive good morning quotes to make the separation between you and your bed just a little easier!
Now you know – we’re here to cheer you on as you get up and smell the coffee. Wakey wakey!
ULTIMATE GOOD MORNING QUOTES COLLECTION
Steal the sun
Alarm or no alarm
“Morning comes whether you set the alarm or not.”
One of the most important thing to do is to resist going back to bed. And how to do that? The second your eyes open and you’re reaching for the phone, jump up and make your bed. You definitely can’t go to bed now!
She was a leading feminist icon and a sci-fi writer. Out of this world we say!
“I love that this morning’s sunrise does not define itself by last night’s sunset.”
New day means new you and that means new beginnings! Today’s the day you pluck that weed of worry and put it to rest.
Did you know he has delivered speeches in over 30 countries?
“Waking up this morning, I smile. 24 brand new hours are before me. I vow to live fully in each moment.”
Every hour is Happy Hour and no, we know what you’re thinking and that’s not how we begin the day. Instead, try to allot time slots to every task today and see how it works!
Did you know that he was ordained at 16?
“For me, thirty minutes at 5:30 am is equivalent to an hour at 3:00 pm.”
Want to have a good, fruitful day? Then, be prepared for tomorrow. For e.g. fix a meal plan or an outfit for 2 days, so you don’t have to think of it and instead, just follow through!
Did you know she had initially quit her job to produce a TV show and write a children’s book?
Make the most of it
“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.”
Don’t set yourself on fire to keep someone else warm. Worry about yourself a tad bit more than your spouse/ co-worker/ best friend. Say no when your heart says no!
Did you know he adored fish and vegetables? Eat your greens peeps!
“In one minute you can change your attitude & in that minute you can chnage your entire day.”
We could give you all the tips but it wouldn’t make a difference if you don’t act on them.
Today’s tip: Well, just make up your mind to have a good day!
Did you know his books have been translated into 42 different languages?
Make it happen
“Some people dream of success, while other people get up every morning & make it happen.”
Did you know that he is the only known person to have founded three Fortune 1000 companies from scratch?
If you’re not feeling very motivated, and don’t want to get out of bed cause you feel like trash, we’re here to tell you that it’s trash can, not trash cannot. Here’s our tip — spoil yourself! Settle with a strong coffee and your favourite stationery to get the job done.
Set your goals
“Today’s goals: Coffee & Kindness. Maybe two coffees, & then kindness.”
Don’t hold back on the cream! Instead, put on some running shoes and hit the park or the treadmill. Endorphins and coffee make the perfect combination to start the day.
Did you know that she’s a blanket fort dweller? Coolest. Cat lady. Ever!
Adopt a routine
“There is enormous power in nailing your morning routine, but there’s even more power in adapting to it.”
If today’s the day your fridge conked off or your car refused to start, we’re here to assure you that you’re still on top of things. Today’s tip: Stay hydrated! All that coffee keeps you running but the water keeps you cool.
Did you know Schneider has a thesis on risk taking? Speaks volumes!
Plant your seeds
Future starts now
“My future starts when I wake up every morning. Every day I find something creative to do with my life.”
Did you know Miles attended Julliard? How gifted!
Stimulate your mind first thing in the morning. Whether it’s solving the crossword or the sudoku, or even if it’s a little doodling on the corner of your daily planner, take a little time to focus on getting those creative juices flowing!
Every hour matters
“Lose an hour in the morning, & you will spend all day looking for it.”
Wake up a little earlier than you usually do and hit the gym. It gives you the perfect amount of energy to beat the day.
Did you know he was one of the first people to recognize and appreciate Jane Austen’s talent?
Every day is best
“Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.”
If you haven’t been struck by lightning, it’s not a bad day. If you have and you’re alive to tell the tale — cool story!
Today’s tip: Here’s a tip to have a good day — Don’t skip breakfast.
Did you know he was the Class Poet at Harvard?
Go out and greet
“Don’t be surly at home. Go out in the street & start grinning ‘Good morning’ at total strangers.”
Charity begins at home, folks! That means – share the orange juice and the coffee even if all you want to do is go back to bed. Today’s tip: Just be nice.
Did you know she edited the Arab Observer?
“Every day brings new choices.”
And you can choose between your dream and reaching your goals! Today’s tip: Squeeze in some reading time (and we don’t mean reading news snippets while you’re on the.. ahem). Happy reading!
Did you know she’s one of the leading columnists of the Oprah magazine?
A blank new slate
“Do not say dismiss morning with a name of yesterday. See it for the first time as a newborn child that has no name.”
The immense possibility that a new day holds is too bright to dismiss with a mundane label.
Today’s tip: Say no to things you don’t want to do or think about right then.
Did you know Tagore inspired three national anthems?
“When you arise in the morning, think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.”
Today’s tip: Extra chocolate chips on your pancakes! Don’t hold back, it’s good for your soul and makes you look forward to the gym.
Did you know Marcus Aurelius was considered to be the last ruler of Rome in its Golden Age?
“A problem difficult at night is resolved in the morning after thr committee of sleep has worked on it.”
They ask you to sleep on a problem for a reason – it’ll either go away when you wake up or you’ll have dreamed up a solution. Follow it up with a long soak in the shower.
His first draft was eaten by his dog.
Change the world
Take a walk
“An early morning walk is a blessing for the whole day.”
Get in some reflection time before the madness sets in. And we say it’s not reflecting unless it’s with a strong cup of coffee and absolutely no phone!
He invented a machine the improved the quality of pencils. We’re sure he tested them by writing notes!
“Wake at dawn with a winged heart, & give thanks for another day of loving.”
Be grateful! If you’ve made it through the night and woken up safe and sound in your bed, you’re lucky. So give thanks to God, to the universe or even to your family who’ve helped you come this far.
His first name is Gubran
“When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.”
If today’s one of those days where you just don’t want to face the world and you’re reading this while you’re in bed – it’s a sign.
Get up and get going. If you want a good day, it’s a good day you’re gonna get.
He attempted to build a city called ‘Fordlandia’ in the middle of the Amazon.
“A year from now you may wish you had started today.”
Do not put off till tomorrow what you can do today! Start your research for a task you’ve been pushing off. The leap is easy, the run up to it is all you’ve to convince yourself to do.
She started writing while helping her husband with research for his book. How cool is that!
It's a bright day
“If you get up in the morning & think the future is going to be better, it is a bright day. Else, it’s not.”
You have the power to make it what it is. Meditate upon your goals to get them to manifest.
He dropped out of Stanford after just 2 days. Worked out pretty well though!
“Nothing is more beautiful than the loveliness of the woods before sunrise.”
Catch the sunrise! Nothing reaffirms the new beginning like a sunrise – and you’ll have the time to get some personal work done.
He came up with more than 300 products from peanuts alone
Make a masterpiece
“Make each day your masterpiece.”
Acknowledge that your work is art and that it brings joy to people. You’re a contributing member of society and you got this.
He caused the NAIB tournament of Kansas City to change their ‘No African American’ rule after he turned down an invitation
“Be pleasant until ten o’clock in the morning & the rest of the day will take care of itself.”
If you’ve had your morning coffee, you have no excuse for rudeness. Laugh a little harder at that lame joke your colleague cracked. At least one of you might cheer up before 10am!
He started selling soap by 16.
Face the sunshine
“Keep your face to the sunshine & you can never see the shadow.”
Today’s tip: Get in some cuddle time before you have to start your day. Whether it’s with your baby or your dog, nothing makes sun shine brighter than cuddles!
Did you know that she was the first deaf and blind person to earn a college degree?
New day, fresh try
“A new day, a fresh try, one more start, & a bit of magic waiting somewhere behind the morning.”
There’s a sunset to be seen and if you’re quick enough, a sunrise too! Take a peek at the outside while the world is asleep.
Priestley wrote the first play ever to be televised!
Enjoy and improve
“I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world & a desire to enjoy the world.”
Monday mornings could be for starting the week slowly or with a bang! Plan out your week so you begin each morning easier and finish the day extra hard.
White wrote an obituary for his dog. We can all go home now, he’s won the internet!
“I get up in the morning looking for an adventure.”
Every day has 24 hours extra to not do the same old things.
Today’s tip: Give some time to your mind to come with new ideas to approach a target differently.
Did you know he became World Champion a second time at age 45?
“Each morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most.”
Have you told your mum how much you love her recently? If you haven’t, here’s a nudge: call your mom. She’ll be up too — years of waking you up for school doesn’t go away in a jiffy!
Did you know that the Buddha was born a prince?
Make new endings
“Though no one can go back & make a brand new start, anyone can start from now & make a brand new ending.”
Today’s the day you boss up and get that dream. Reminder to not start something new until you finish what’s pending.
He won a Pulitzer for his biography on Abraham Lincoln
Something is good
“Every day may not be good, but there’s something good in every day.”
Begin your morning well and you’ll have one less thing to crib about! Get in 15 minutes of news consumption that gets you ready to face the day.
She’s written over 17 books, pamphlets and articles during colonial New England? How brilliant was she?
“The sunrise doesn’t care if we watch it or not. It will keep on being beautiful, even if no one looks at it.”
Dream some impossible dreams! Try to fit in as many as you can and not them down every day. See the ideas that come out of this practice.
Gene started out as a radio broadcaster
“Just one small positive thought in the morning can change the whole day.”
Instead of saying “I hate getting up”, switch to “I can’t wait to get back to bed tonight”. Both express your deep love for sleep except the latter is a whole lot more cheery.
You can look him up on Instagram 🙂
Don't miss a chance
“Every day I’d wake up and think today is another opportunity to do something important.”
We can’t stress this enough, so we made it into a tip for you: Mark your targets on your calendars. Set reminders on your phone. Do whatever you have to, to get started and get the job done.
Brian came up with the idea of AirBnB when he was unable to afford his rent