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The best way to start the day is with a smile on your face. Even when you don’t get a good night’s sleep, you can always rely on making your own happiness a priority. Good Morning quotes are a great way to get your day off to a positive start if you’re feeling low, need some inspiration in 2022, or just want to start the day on a positive tone.

Awesome Good Morning Quotes

“Action is the foundational key to all success.”

Pablo Picasso

“Morning comes whether you set the alarm or not.”

Ursula K. Le Guin

“Nothing is more beautiful than the loveliness of the woods before sunrise.”

George Washington Carver

“Remember. Every day, some ordinary person does something extraordinary. Today, it’s your turn.”

Lou Holtz

“Success is falling nine times and getting up ten.”

Jon Bon Jovi

“A day without laughter is a day wasted.”

Charlie Chaplin

“A good plan today is better than a perfect plan tomorrow.”

George S. Patton

“A year from now, you may wish you had started today.”

Karen Lamb

“Always believe something wonderful is about to happen.”


“An early-morning walk is a blessing for the whole day.”

Henry David Thoreau

“Be the person that when your feet touch the floor in the morning the devil says, “Awe sh*t, they’re up”. 

Dwayne Johnson

“Before I leave the house, I say five things I love about myself, like ‘You have really pretty eyes.’ That way I can go out into the world with that little bit of extra confidence.”

Jennifer Love Hewitt

“Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.”

Marilyn Vos Savant

“Being happy or sad, gloomy or excited, moody or stable … are options that are presented to you every morning. You just have to make the right choice.”


“Build your own dreams or someone else will hire you to build theirs.”

Farrah Gray

“Clear, written goals have a wonderful effect on your thinking. They motivate you and galvanize you into action. They stimulate your creativity, release your energy, and help you to overcome procrastination as much as any other factor.”

Brian Tracy

“Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.”

Dale Carnegie

“Do and act on what you believe to be right, and you’ll wake up the next morning feeling good about yourself.”

Janet Reno

Awesome Good Morning Quotes

“Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Do not let making a living prevent you from making a life.”

John Wooden

“Do not shorten the morning by getting up late; look upon it as the quintessence of life, as to a certain extent sacred.”

Arthur Schopenhauer

“Do one thing every day that scares you.”


“Don’t aim for success if you want it. Just do what you love and believe in, and it will come naturally.”

David Frost

“Don’t be afraid to fail; it’s proof you’ll soon be successful.”

Barbara Corcoran

“Don’t count the days. Make the days count.”

Muhammad Ali

“Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.”

Robert Louis Stevenson

“Each day is an adventure in discovering the meaning of life.”

Jack Canfield

“Each morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most.”


“Each new day brings new strength and new ideas.”


“Eating right and taking the time to slow down and plan in the morning is crucial to a productive day.”

David Moore 

“Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.”

Benjamin Franklin

“Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.”

Will Rogers

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


“Every day, wake up with the thought that something wonderful is about to happen.”


Awesome Good Morning Quotes

“Every morning a new sun greets us, and our new life begins.”

Marty Rubin

“Every morning I get up and look through the Forbes list of the richest people in America. If I’m not there, I go to work.”

Robert Orben

“Every morning is a beautiful morning.”

Terri Guillemets

“Every morning starts a new page in your story. Make it a great one today.”

Doe Zantamata

“Every morning was a cheerful invitation to make my life of equal simplicity, and I may say innocence, with Nature herself.”

Henry David Thoreau

“Every morning you have two choices: continue to sleep with your dreams or wake up and chase them.”


“Every morning, I wake up saying, ‘I’m still alive, a miracle.’ And so I keep on pushing.”

Jim Carrey

“Every morning, my dad would have me looking in the mirror and repeat: “Today is going to be a great day; I can, and I will.”

Gina Rodriguez

“Everyone has highs and lows that they have to learn from, but every morning I start off with a good head on my shoulders, saying to myself, ‘It’s going to be a good day!”

Lindsay Lohan

“Everything in your life is dictated by you. Be who you want to be. Think positive thoughts and great things will happen to you.”


“First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, ‘I believe,’ three times.”


“For each new morning let there be flow of love. Let there be light of happiness in every direction.”

Amit Ray

“For many years, my morning routine was a result of how other people expected me to show up. I was overwhelmed and off-center because I was ignoring the messages my body was sending me.”

Amber Rae

“For the past 33 years, I have looked in the mirror every morning and asked myself: ‘If today were the last day of my life, would I want to do what I am about to do today?’ And whenever the answer has been ‘No’ for too many days in a row, I know I need to change something.”

Steve Jobs

“Formula for success: rise early, work hard, strike oil.”

J. Paul Getty

Awesome Good Morning Quotes

“Front-loading my day (getting a whole bunch done in the morning) is my productivity secret.”

Celeste Headlee

“Get up in the morning and look at the world in a way that takes nothing for granted. Everything is phenomenal; everything is incredible; never treat life casually. To be spiritual is to be amazed.”

Abraham Joshua Heschel

“Given another shot at life, I would seize every minute of it … look at it and really see it … try it on … live it … exhaust it … and never give that minute back until there was nothing left of it.”

Erma Bombeck

“Gloom and darkness are temporary. Joy comes in the morning.”

Sunday Adelaja

“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined.”

Henry David Thoreau

“God’s mercy is fresh and new every morning.”

Joyce Meyers

“I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world and a desire to enjoy the world.”

E. B. White

“I care less about my wake-up time than about the number of hours slept.”

Rachel Binx

“I find that checking my phone [in the morning] tramples over my positive vibes, because we all know that checking messages is like rattling a wasp nest.”

Stephanie Lee

“I get up every morning and it’s going to be a great day. You never know when it’s going to be over, so I refuse to have a bad day.”

Paul Henderson

“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. Priestley

“I learned to love myself, because I sleep with myself every night and I wake up with myself every morning, and if I don’t like myself, there’s no reason to even live the life.”

Gabourey Sidibe

“I like freedom. I wake up in the morning and say, ‘I don’t know, should I have a popsicle or a donut?’ You know, who knows?”

Oscar Nunez

“I like my coffee black and my mornings bright.”

Terri Guillemets

“I like to work in the morning. I like to sometimes go to a place where I’m all alone where I’m not going to get a phone call early that hurts my feelings, because once my feelings are hurt, I’m dead in the water.”

Francis Ford Coppola

“I never wake up in the morning and wonder why I am here. I wake up and wonder why I am not making here better.”

Jeffrey Fry

“I put my phone as far across the room as possible the night before to force me out of bed when the alarm goes off.”

Josh Gross 

“I remind myself every morning: Nothing I say this day will teach me anything. So, if I’m going to learn, I must do it by listening.”

Larry King

Awesome Good Morning Quotes

“I used to love night best but the older I get the more treasures and hope and joy I find in mornings.”

Terri Guillemets

“I wake up every morning at nine and grab for the morning paper. Then I look at the obituary page. If my name is not on it, I get up.”

Benjamin Franklin

“I wake up in the morning and my heart is light, man. It’s not heavy. I don’t have skeletons in the closet on their way out.”


“I wake up laughing. Yes, I wake up in the morning and there I am just laughing my head off.”

Bruce Willis

“I wake up some mornings and sit and have my coffee and look out at my beautiful garden, and I go, ‘Remember how good this is. Because you can lose it.”

Jim Carrey

“I’m always thinking about creating. My future starts when I wake up every morning. Every day I find something creative to do with my life.”

Miles Davis

“I’ve found that the first thirty minutes of my day have the biggest impact on how I feel for the rest of my waking hours.”

Molli Sullivan

“I’ve got nothing to say but it’s okay, good morning, good morning”

The Beatles

“If I can feel like the chaos [of the day ahead] is at least known, I can dive in with more composure.”

Wendy McKennon

“If I fail to follow my morning routine I try to get a hard workout in. A hard workout is like a manual restart of the day.”

Aubrey Marcus

“If I need to remind myself to bring something with me in the morning, I’ll usually put my car keys on top of it.”

Des Traynor

“If life were predictable it would cease to be life, and be without flavor.”

Eleanor Roosevelt

“If the world were merely seductive, that would be easy. If it were merely challenging, that would be no problem. But I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world and a desire to enjoy the world. This makes it hard to plan the day.”

 E.B. White

Awesome Good Morning Quotes

“If you get up in the morning and think the future is going to be better, it is a bright day. Otherwise, it’s not.”

Elon Musk

“If you set your goals ridiculously high and it’s a failure, you will fail above everyone else’s success.”

James Cameron

“If you want to make your dreams come true, the first thing you have to do is wake up.”

J.M. Power

“If you’re changing the world, you’re working on important things. You’re excited to get up in the morning.”

Larry Page

“In one minute you can change your attitude, and in that minute you can change your entire day.”

Spencer Johnson

“In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.”

Abraham Lincoln

“In the morning a man walks with his whole body; in the evening, only with his legs.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

“In the morning, instead of saying to yourself, ‘I got to wake up’ say ‘I get to wake up!’”

Erykah Badu

“In these times you have to be an optimist to open your eyes when you awake in the morning.”

Carl Sandburg

“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.”


“It is a myth that you need to rise and shine to have a good start to a day. You can roll around in bed thinking about friends like me and you will still have a great start to the day.”


“It is a serious thing – just to be alive – on this fresh morning – in this broken world.”

Mary Oliver

“It is in the early morning hour that the unseen is seen, and that the far-off beauty and glory, vanquishing all their vagueness, move down upon us till they stand clear as crystal close over against the soul.”

Sarah Smiley

“It is never too late to be what you might have been.”

George Eliot

“It isn’t as bad as you sometimes think it is. It all works out. Don’t worry. I say that to myself every morning.”

Gordon B. Kinkley

“Just one small positive thought in the morning can change your whole day.”

Dalai Lama

Awesome Good Morning Quotes

“Keep smiling, because life is a beautiful thing and there’s so much to smile about.”

Marilyn Monroe

“Let me wake up next to you, have coffee in the morning and wander through the city with your hand in mine, and I’ll be happy for the rest of my little life.”

Charlotte Eriksson

“Life is what we make it, always has been, always will be.”

Grandma Moses

“Life itself is the most wonderful fairy tale.”

Hans Christian Andersen

“Light tomorrow with today.”

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

“Lose an hour in the morning, and you will spend all day looking for it.”

 Richard Whately

“Make today your masterpiece.”

John Wooden

“Morning comes whether you set the alarm or not.”

Ursula K. Le Guin

“Morning is a wonderful blessing, either sunny or stormy. It stands for hope giving us another start of what we call life.”


“Morning is an important time of day, because how you spend your morning can often tell you what kind of day you are going to have.”

 Lemony Snicket

“Morning without you is a dwindled dawn.“

Emily Dickinson

“Mornings are a free pass to new opportunities, so don’t take them for granted.”


“Mornings are so precious because it’s when I’m most productive. For me, thirty minutes at 5:30 am is equivalent to at least an hour at 3:00 pm.”

Whitney Johnson

“Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.”

Jim Ryun

Awesome Good Morning Quotes

“My principal motivation is supporting my family, which is not a bad reason for getting up in the morning. That’s always been my motivation – to take care of the people who rely on me.”

Tony Parsons

“Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game.”

Babe Ruth

“No matter how bad things are, you can at least be happy that you woke up this morning.”

D.L. Hughley

“Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.”

Maria Robinson

“Now that your eyes are open, make the sun jealous with your burning passion to start the day. Make the sun jealous or stay in bed.”

Malak El Halabi

“One day you will wake up and there won’t be any more time to do the things you’ve always wanted. Do it now.”

Paulo Coelho

“One key to success is to have lunch at the time of day most people have breakfast.”

Robert Brault

“One secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.”

Benjamin Disraeli

“Opportunities are like sunrises. If you wait too long, you miss them.”

William Arthur Ward

“Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.”


“Rise up, start fresh see the bright opportunity in each day.”


“She believed a cup of coffee marked the beginning of each day.”


“She woke up every morning with the option of being anyone she wished. How beautiful it was that she always chose herself.”

 Tyler Kent White

“Smile in the mirror. Do that every morning and you’ll start to see a big difference in your life.”

Yoko Ono

“So fine was the morning except for a streak of wind here and there that the sea and sky looked all one fabric, as if sails were stuck high up in the sky, or the clouds had dropped down into the sea.”

Virginia Woolf

“Some people dream of success, while other people get up every morning and make it happen.”

Wayne Huizenga

“Some times just lie in bed, don’t make an effort to rush off into the morning, listen to the earth rouse from sleep and you’ll understand how perfect life is designed to be.”


Awesome Good Morning Quotes

“Someday is not a day of the week.”

Denise Brennan-Nelson

“Something special awaits you each day. All you need is to recognize it and make the most of it. Have a positive attitude throughout the day and then that today is going to be the best day of your life.”


“Sometimes you climb out of bed in the morning and you think, I’m not going to make it, but you laugh inside—remembering all the times you’ve felt that way.” 

Charles Bukowski

“Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.”

Mother Teresa

“Starting my day with exercise gives me a big mood and energy boost throughout the day and makes me feel like I’ve accomplished something right off the bat.”

Jake Knapp 

“Success does not consist in never making mistakes but in never making the same one a second time.”

George Bernard Shaw

“Success is liking yourself, liking what you do and liking how you do it.”

Maya Angelou

“Success is most often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable.”

Coco Chanel

“Success is not final; failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts.”

Winston S. Churchill

“Success is the sum of small efforts repeated day in and day out.”

Robert Collier

“Success only comes to those who dare to attempt.”

Mallika Tripathi

“The best love is the kind that awakens the soul; that makes us reach for more, that plants the fire in our hearts and brings peace to our minds. That’s what I hope to give you forever.“

Nicholas Sparks

“The biggest task in the morning is to try to keep my headspace from being invaded by the outside world.”

Austin Kleon

Awesome Good Morning Quotes

“The brain is a wonderful organ; it starts working the moment you get up in the morning and does not stop until you get into the office.”

Robert Frost

“The breeze at dawn has secrets to tell you. Don’t go back to sleep.”


“The day will be what you make it, so rise, like the sun, and burn.”

William C. Hannan

“The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.”

Nelson Mandela

“The moment when you first wake up in the morning is the most wonderful of the 24 hours. No matter how weary or dreary you may feel, you possess the certainty that, during the day that lies before you, absolutely anything may happen. And the fact that it practically always doesn’t, matters not a jot. The possibility is always there.”

Monica Baldwin

“The morning is good because we remember that no matter what went wrong the previous days, we just got a perfect opportunity to rewrite history and do better.”


“The most important thing I do each morning is steady myself by not allowing a sense of urgency to penetrate.”

Matthew Weatherley-White

“The next morning dawned bright and sweet, like ribbon candy.“

 Sarah Addison Allen

“The real test is not whether you avoid this failure, because you won’t. It’s whether you let it harden or shame you into inaction, or whether you learn from it; whether you choose to persevere.”

Barack Obama

“The repetition becomes the important thing; it’s a form of mesmerism. I mesmerize myself to reach a deeper state of mind.”

Haruki Murakami

Awesome Good Morning Quotes

“The scariest thought in the world is that someday I’ll wake up and realize I’ve been sleepwalking through my life: under-appreciating the people I love, making the same hurtful mistakes over and over, a slave to neuroses, fear and the habitual. “

George Saunders

“The secret of getting ahead is getting started.”

Mark Twain

“The silence in the morning holds lots of expectations and is more hopeful than the silence at night.”

Victoria Durnak

“The sun has not caught me in bed in fifty years.”

Thomas Jefferson

“The sun is a daily reminder that we too can rise again from the darkness, that we too can shine our own light.”

S. Ajna

“The sun is new each day.”


“The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.”

Walt Disney

“The world is full of dreamers, there aren’t enough who will move ahead and begin to take concrete steps to actualize their vision.”

W. Clement Stone 

“There are so many reasons to be thankful every day. I am thankful for you.”


“There is enormous power in nailing your morning routine, but there’s even more power in adapting to it when it doesn’t happen as we’d like.”

Terri Schneider

“There is no sunrise so beautiful that it is worth waking me up to see it.”

Mindy Kaling

“There was never a night or a problem that could defeat sunrise or hope.”

Bernard Williams

“There’s always a sunrise and always a sunset and it’s up to you to choose to be there for it,’ said my mother. ‘Put yourself in the way of beauty.”

Cheryl Strayed

“These morning practices are what fuel me; keeping my routine is not about willpower.”

Jenny Blake

“Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake up in the day to find it was vanity, but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act their dreams with open eyes, to make it possible.”

T.E. Lawrence

“Today’s goals: Coffee and kindness. Maybe two coffees, and then kindness.”

Nanea Hoffman

“True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country.”

Kurt Vonnegut

“Waking up early, connecting with nature, and having my quiet time are priorities to me, and they are non-negotiable.”

Danette May

“Watch your thoughts; they become words. Watch your words; they become actions. Watch your actions; they become habit. Watch your habits; they become character. Watch your character; it becomes your destiny.”

Lao Tzu

“We think, mistakenly, that success is the result of the amount of time we put in at work, instead of the quality of time we put in.”

Arianna Huffington

“What is love? It is the morning and the evening star.”

Sinclair Lewis

“What you do today can improve all your tomorrows.”

Ralph Marston

“When a new day begins, dare to smile gratefully.”

Steve Maraboli

“When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.”

Henry Ford

Awesome Good Morning Quotes

“When I find something I value, I systematize it into my daily habits. Then I live by my values freely and effortlessly.”

Joshua Spodek

“When I wake up every morning, I thank God for the new day.”

F. Sionil Jose

“When I wake up in the morning, I feel like a billionaire without paying taxes.”

Ernie Banks

“When I’m just waking up I like to keep a space for my own thoughts and ideas. Checking my phone is not a priority of mine.”

Andre D. Wagner

“When I’m tempted to skip my morning routine or another form of self-care, I remind myself that I can better serve the people I love and the projects I care about when I start with me.”

Courtney Carver

“When one begins to turn in bed, it is time to get up.”

Arthur Wellesley

“When the sun came up… I couldn’t tell where heaven stopped and the Earth began.”

Tom Hanks

“When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive, to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.”

Marcus Aurelius

“When you do something beautiful and nobody noticed, do not be sad. For the sun every morning is a beautiful spectacle, and yet most of the audience still sleeps.”

John Lennon

“Whether the day is for writing, designing, or painting, the consistent practice of a morning routine is the doorway into it all.”

Elle Luna

“With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.”

Eleanor Roosevelt

“Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy.”

Leo Buscaglia

“Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

“You can only come to the morning through the shadows.”

J.R.R. Tolkien

“You don’t have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great.”

Zig Ziglar

“You have bewitched me, body and soul, and I love … I love … I love you. I never wish to be parted from you from this day on.”

Pride and Prejudice

“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.”

Dr. Seuss

“You know that feeling when you wake up in the morning and you’re excited for the day? That’s one of my main goals in life.”

Kirsten Dunst

“You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don’t try.”

Beverly Sills

Awesome Good Morning Quotes

“You’ll never change your life until you change something you do daily. The secret of your success is found in your daily routine.”

John C. Maxwell

“You’ve got to get up every morning with determination if you’re going to bed with satisfaction.”

George Lorimer

“You’ve got to wake up each day and understand what that day is about; you’ve got to have personal goals. Be flexible in getting to those goals, but if you do not have goals, you will not achieve them.”

Cary Cohn

“Your attitude is like a box of crayons that color your world. Constantly color your picture gray, and your picture will always be bleak. Try adding some bright colors to the picture by including humor, and your picture begins to lighten up.”  

Allen Klein

“Your current life is the result of your previous choices, if you want something different, begin to choose differently.”

Joe Tichio

“Your first ritual that you do during the day is the highest leveraged ritual, by far, because it has the effect of setting your mind, and setting the context, for the rest of your day.”

Eben Pagan

“Your future is created by what you do today, not tomorrow.”

Robert Kiyosaki

“Your imagination is your preview of life’s coming attractions.”

Albert Einstein

“Your morning sets up the success of your day. So many people wake up and immediately check text messages, emails, and social media. I use my first hour awake for my morning routine of breakfast and meditation to prepare myself.”

Caroline Ghosn

“Your talent determines what you can do. Your motivation determines how much you are willing to do. Your attitude determines how well you do it.”

Lou Holtz

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