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

Every morning is a fresh breath and blessings.     

Lailah Gifty Akita

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


The sun is new each day.      


God's mercy is fresh and new every morning.      

Joyce Meyer

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

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

Sunday Adelaja

Every sunny morning is a great fountain; we quaff 'sweet hope' from it.     

Mehmet Murat ildan

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


With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

Every morning is a beautiful morning.     

Terri Guillemets

No man knows till he has suffered from the night how sweet and dear to his heart and eye the morning can be.     

Bram Stoker

No matter how dark the night, morning always comes, and our journey begins anew.     


You have to know why you get up every morning.      

Dan Buettner

A horrible night might be hidden in a beautiful morning!     

Mehmet Murat ildan

After every dark night comes a glorious morning of a new day.     

Sunday Adelaja

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


First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, "I believe", three times.     


Welcome every morning with a smile. Look on the new day as another special gift from your Creator, another golden opportunity to complete what you were unable to finish yesterday.     

Og Mandino

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

Bernard Williams

To get up each morning with the resolve to be happy is to set your own conditions to the events of each day. To do this is to condition circumstances instead of being conditioned by them.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

George Washington Carver

You've got to get up every morning with a smile on your face and show the world all the love in your heart.     

Carole King

If you have only one smile in you, give it to the people you love. Don't be surly at home, then go out in the street and start grinning good morning at total strangers.     

Maya Angelou

Be willing to be a beginner every single morning.     

Meister Eckhart

You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great     

Zig Ziglar

Every day may not be good, but there's something good in every day.     

Alice Morse Earle

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

John Lennon

The first hour of the morning is the rudder of the day.     

Henry Ward Beecher

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

Robert Louis Stevenson

Every day brings new choices.     

Martha Beck

Give every day the chance to become the most beautiful day of your life.     

Mark Twain

When a new day begins, dare to smile gratefully.     

Steve Maraboli

Wake up every morning with the thought that something wonderful is about to happen.     


Early morning cheerfulness can be extremely obnoxious.     

William Feather

When you rise in the morning, give thanks for the light, for your life, for your strength. Give thanks for your food and for the joy of living. If you see no reason to give thanks, the fault lies in yourself.     


Thank God every morning when you get up that you have something to do that day, which must be done, whether you like it or not.     

James Russell Lowell

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

Yoko Ono