50 Good Morning Quotes & Positive Affirmations To Start Your Day Off On The Right Foot

50 Good Morning Quotes & Positive Affirmations To Start Your Day Off On The Right Foot
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Every day we face new challenges that can either make us or break us. Often times, we allow these things to discourage us and it leads to a ruined mindset and an even worse day.

We come home from work or school and dread on the new day that is full of newer problems. What if I told you, you can change your outlook by simply talking to yourself every morning?

No, I don't mean having a full-blown conversation with yourself every morning to prop you out of bed. Although, this is my way of getting through the day.

Everyone no matter the situation should start their mornings with a series of affirmation quotes. What does this mean? Well for starters, as soon as we wake up, most tend to think of the busy day ahead. And with that comes the anxiety and stress we may feel because of these things.

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In order to start your days with a positive step foot forward, you should remind yourself that you love you. Look in the mirror and give yourself a couple of compliments to get those confidence levels up!

Give yourself a list of goals you want to accomplish every morning. It doesn't have to be three pages long. Rather, make these goals realistic enough for you to complete. The only person who is truly in charge of your emotions and actions is you!

No matter what you face in life, always remember to take care of yourself first and foremost. You have one life to live, and to live a life full of doubt, worry, and fear is certainly not what we want for you.

Here's a list of 50 affirmation quotes to tell yourself every morning!

1. Attitude is a choice.

“Attitude is a choice. Happiness is a choice. Optimism is a choice. Kindness is a choice. Giving is a choice. Respect is a choice. Whatever choice you make makes you. Choose wisely.”― Roy T. Bennett

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2. Bless someone today.

"To give someone a blessing is the most significant affirmation we can offer."— Henry Nouwen

3. Affirmation of peace.

"We must concentrate not merely on the negative expulsion of war but the positive affirmation of peace."— Martin Luther King Jr.

4. Whatever I need is already here.

"My favorite affirmation when I feel stuck or out of sorts is: Whatever I need is already here, and it is all for my highest good. Jot this down and post it conspicuously throughout your home, on the dashboard of your car, at your office, on your microwave oven, and even in front of your toilets!"— Wayne Dyer

5. Practice Zen.

"Well, for one thing, in the tradition of Zen that I've practiced, there is no prayerful worship and there is no affirmation of a deity."— Leonard Cohen

6. That is His importance.

"Man is important in one sense only. He was made in the image of God: That is his importance. He is not important for his body, ego, or personality. His constant affirmation of ego-consciousness is the source of all his problems."— Paramahansa Yogananda

7. Your affirmation will rise.

"That the sun will not rise tomorrow is no less intelligible a proposition, and implies no more contradiction, than the affirmation, that it will rise."— David Hume

8. Dig within.

"Make New Year's goals. Dig within, and discover what you would like to have happened in your life this year. This helps you do your part. It is an affirmation that you're interested in fully living life in the year to come."— Melody Beattie

9. It'll be worth it in the end!

"I know what it's like to feel that fear and the need for affirmation and appreciation. To build confidence in yourself is the toughest thing."— Shakira

10. Contemplate your affirmations.

"The mysteries of faith are degraded if they are made into an object of affirmation and negation when in reality they should be an object of contemplation."— Simone Weil

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11. Question your intentions with yourself.

"Every sentence I utter must be understood not as an affirmation, but as a question."— Neils Bohr

12. Affirmation is a strong tool.

"However much some journalists may criticize me, I know that I look, feel, and behave several decades younger than my actual age, and much of that is because I believe you are what you think you are. This is called a positive affirmation, and it's a really strong tool."— Joan Collins

13. Never lose touch with reality.

"I never want to lose touch with reality. I won't push $100 candles just because. I realized that I could create a hub of positivity and affirmation."— Meghan Markle

14. Knowledge is two-fold.

"Knowledge is two-fold, and consists not only in an affirmation of what is true but in the negation of that which is false."— Charles Caleb Colton

15. Restore your relationship with the world.

"Food sovereignty is an affirmation of who we are as indigenous peoples and a way, one of the most surefooted ways, to restore our relationship with the world around us."— Winona LaDuke

16. Turn up the music.

"Everything comes out in blues music: joy, pain, struggle. Blues is affirmation with absolute elegance. It's about a man and a woman. So the pain and the struggle in the blues is that universal pain that comes from having your heartbroken. Most blues songs are not about social statements."— Wynton Marsalis

17. Believe in yourself.

"As hard as it is, owning who you are and knowing what you want is the only sure path to affirmation... I want women to know they can get out of any situation if they return to their core source of strength: themselves."— Ashley Graham

18. Affirmation is a demand.

"Black Lives Matter is really an affirmation for our people. It's a love note for our people, but it's also a demand. We know that the system was not designed for justice for us."— Opal Tometi

19. Represent your culture!

"The point of my work is to show that culture and education aren't simply hobbies or minor influences. They are hugely important in the affirmation of differences between groups and social classes and in the reproduction of those differences."— Pierre Bourdieu

20. Baby steps.

"Today I will make progress towards my goals." — Unknown

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21. You are the master of your own thoughts.

"My thoughts do not control me, I control my thoughts." — Unknown

22. Get up and strive for greatness!

"To be positive is to be productive." — Unknown

23. Get rid of those negative thoughts.

"No negative thought will take root in my mind." — Unknown

24. Find your destiny in life.

"I am fulfilling my purpose in this world." — Unknown

25. There is perfection in the flaws.

"I am thankful for what I have, even if it is not perfect." — Unknown

26. Like Lil Uzi said, "Now I do what I want!"

"I give myself permission to go after what I want." — Unknown

27. You know what to do!

"I have everything I need to face any obstacles that come." — Unknown

28. Make every morning your morning.

"I am grateful that my life is so happy and successful." — Unknown

29. Every morning is a new journey!

"I wake up every morning ready for a new day of exciting possibilities." — Unknown

30. Never stop working.

"My life is a blast of growing opportunity because I never stop creating." — Unknown

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31. Trust the journey.

"I am learning to trust the journey." — Unknown

32. Adapt to positivity.

"Today I abandon my old habits and take up new, more positive ones." — Unknown

33. Say hello to every morning with a smile.

"I greet this day with confidence and ease." — Unknown

34. You are as strong as you think!

"I am determined and will never give up." — Unknown

35. Make everyday count.

"I know each day is a blessing and a gift." — Unknown

36. Say it loud and proud!

"I am beautiful, inside and out"— Unknown

37. You are beautiful no matter the color.

"The color of my skin is beautiful"— Unknown

38. Love yourself, queen!

"I love my smile and skin, my eyes and hair. I love and accept myself exactly as I am now."— Unknown

39. You are a growing rose.

"I am beautiful as a flower; I grow into beauty every day."— Unknown

40. Work it, girl!

"Self-confidence and kindness are part of what makes me so beautiful and attractive."— Unknown

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41. Look inside and love yourself.

"My inner beauty is projected from the inside out."— Unknown

42. If you believe it, you will be it!

"I see myself as a beautiful and lovable person."— Unknown

43. Declare it.

"All of my actions lead to abundance and prosperity."— Unknown

44. Ask and you will receive it.

"I joyfully welcome all good things to come into my life."— Unknown

45. Do not let those thoughts stay in your mind!

"I let go of all negative thoughts and feelings about myself."— Unknown

46. Unconditional self-love.

"I love and accept myself unconditionally."— Unknown

47. Let go of old opinions.

"I joyfully let go of old beliefs that no longer serve me."— Unknown

48. Are you ready for them?

"I am excited to create all the success I desire."— Unknown

49. Do you have all the tools you need?

"I have all the information I need to solve any challenges that come up today."— Unknown

50. Patience is a virtue.

"I am patient and calm and greet the day with ease."— Unknown

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Destiny Duprey is a writer who covers music, zodiac, self-care and spirituality topics.

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