HEALTH & WELLNESS

26 motivational quotes to help you #startsmall

Big changes start with small steps – take the first step with these inspirational quotes about starting small.

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Whether it’s changing your lifestyle, launching your first start-up or taking a tiny molecule to benefit your cells, starting small can lead to some big positive changes. Starting small can simplify complicated projects, help the overwhelming seem manageable and transform initial ideas into world-changing initiatives. Whether it’s your health goals, career aspirations or another big goal – here's some inspiration to help you start small.

Motivational quotes to help you start small with your wellbeing

Quote "Whenever you feel sad, just remember that there are trillions of cells in your body and all they care about is you."

“You need to be content with small steps. That's all life is. Small steps that you take every day so when you look back down the road it all adds up and you know you covered some distance. It took me a long time to accept that, but it's true. You need to have patience.” - Katie Kacvinsky

"The body loves routine. Try to eat, sleep, and so on at the same times every day in order for the body to function at its optimum efficiency. The body loves consistency." - Theresa Hearn-Haynes

For everyone, wellbeing is a journey. The secret is committing to that journey and taking those first steps with hope and belief in yourself.
Deepak Chopra Author

“A healthy outside starts with a healthy inside.” - Robert Urich's quote

“One without health cannot achieve any small thing.” - Sathya Sai Baba

“The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.”. ― Confucius

“Simplicity is the whole secret of wellbeing.” - Peter Matthiessen

Motivational quotes to help you start small with your career

"When somebody has a breakthrough innovation, it is rarely one little thing. Very rarely is it one little thing. It's usually a whole bunch of things that collectively amount to a huge innovation." - Elon Musk

“Start small, think big. Don’t worry about too many things at once. Take a handful of simple things to begin with and then progress to more complex ones. Think about not just tomorrow, but the future. Put a ding in the universe.” - Steve Jobs

"Even if your ambitions are huge, start slow, start small, build gradually, build smart.” - Gary Vaynerchuk

“I started out giving thanks for small things and, the more thankful I became, the more my bounty increased.” - Oprah Winfrey

If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito.
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“I write every day. Even if it’s just for 15 minutes. If you write 15 minutes a day for a week it adds up...The 15 minutes a day rule really works, even if it turns out to be garbage, it takes you somewhere.” - Jake Tapper

“I prepared a short talk. I called it ‘How to Win Friends and Influence People.’ I say ‘short.’ It was short in the beginning, but it soon expanded to a lecture that consumed one hour and thirty minutes.” - Dale Carnegie

“Think big, start small.” - Seth Godin

Motivational quotes to help you start small with your goals

"Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together." - Vincent Van Gogh

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

“All great things start as one small thing.” - Lee J. Colan

"If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way." - Napoleon Hill

"Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later." - Og Mandino

“It is better to take many small steps in the right direction than to make a great leap forward only to stumble backward.” - Old Chinese Proverb

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

“Do the difficult things while they are easy and do the great things while they are small. A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.” - Laozi

“Dream big, start small. But most of all, start.” - Simon Oliver Sinek

“Big things start small.” - Jeffrey Bezos

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