The beginning is the most important part of the work.
If you want to know the end, look at the beginning.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
Affirmation without discipline is the beginning of delusion.
It's easier to resist at the beginning than at the end.
Begin at the beginning and go on till you come to the end; then stop.
To see and listen to the wicked is already the beginning of wickedness.
Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.
Men marry to make an end; women to make a beginning.
From the beginning, I imagined I would have a long work life.
Before beginning, plan carefully.
The beginning of love is to let those we love be perfectly themselves, and not to twist them to fit our own image. Otherwise we love only the reflection of ourselves we find in them.
Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.
To me, the 90's signaled the end of glam rock, the beginning of gangsta rap, and hopefully the beginning and end of boy bands.
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.
I met some friends in the end of 10th, beginning of 11th, who were in the popular group so I finished off high school in that group and got to see both sides.
A true knight is fuller of bravery in the midst, than in the beginning of danger.
Perhaps the best cure for the fear of death is to reflect that life has a beginning as well as an end. There was a time when we were not: this gives us no concern - why then should it trouble us that a time will come when we shall cease to be? To die is only to be as we were before we were born.
Before beginning a Hunt, it is wise to ask someone what you are looking for before you begin looking for it.
I am beginning to learn that it is the sweet, simple things of life which are the real ones after all.
"Begin at the beginning,", the King said, very gravely, "and go on till you come to the end: then stop.
The beginning of wisdom is the definition of terms.
We've come a long way since the beginning of the season. We are starting five freshmen and five sophomores. We're going to make some young mistakes, but we've been cleaning up those mistakes and using some high-level moves.
I call on everyone of goodwill both in Ireland and abroad to join now in ensuring that the beginning of peace becomes a reality, before this year is out. Let us together open a new era in our history.
So now it is time to disassemble the parts of the jigsaw puzzle or to piece another one together, for I find that, having come to the end of my story, my life is just beginning.