Good Morning Sayings and Quotes

Whether you prefer to rise before the sun, or love hitting the snooze button, each new day brings the opportunity to start fresh. Wake up ready to seize the day with our collection of wise and humorous good morning quotes below.

Morning is wonderful. Its only drawback is that it comes at such an inconvenient time of day.     

Glen Cook

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

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

It's a new day. Yesterday's failure is redeemed at the sunrise.     

Todd Stocker

Renew your mind every morning with pure thoughts.     

Lailah Gifty Akita

You've got to get up every morning with determination if you're going to go to bed with satisfaction.     

George Lorimer

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

The world is new to us every morning - this is God's gift; and every man should believe he is reborn each day.     

Baal Shem Tov

As we arise each morning, let us determine to respond with love and kindness to whatever might come our way.     

Thomas S. Monson

Every morning brings new potential, but if you dwell on the misfortunes of the day before, you tend to overlook tremendous opportunities.     

Harvey Mackay

There are two ways of waking up in the morning. One is to say, 'Good morning, God,' and the other is to say, 'Good God, morning'!     

Fulton J. Sheen

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

Dalai Lama

Each morning brings a hidden blessing; a blessing which is unique to that day, and which cannot be kept or re-used. If we do not use this miracle today, it will be lost.     

Paulo Coelho

My idea of a good morning is one when I open my eyes, take a deep breath, then go back to sleep.     


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


In the morning, instead of saying to yourself, ˜I got to wake up' say 'I get to wake up!'     

Erykah Badu

I wake up every morning and I surprise myself. I wake up to a new me.     

Gina Carano

Good morning is not just a word, its an action and a belief to live the entire day well. Morning is the time when you set the tone for the rest of the day. Set it right!     

Fain Blake

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

D. L. Hughley

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

Every morning I wake up saying, I'm still alive; a miracle. And so I keep on pushing.     

Jacques Cousteau

When I first open my eyes upon the morning meadows and look out upon the beautiful world, I thank God I am alive.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Every morning you are reborn, and prove it worthwhile.     

Jay Doll

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

Marty Rubin

I'd like mornings better if they started later.     


If you want to be happy, be!     

Leo Tolstoy

Every morning is new as the last one, uncreased as the not quite imaginable first.     

Jane Hirshfield

I opened two gifts this morning. They were my eyes.     


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