The starting point in business is scary for all new entrepreneurs. It is the moment that we finally decide to take the jump.

The starting point in business is scary for all new entrepreneurs. It is the moment that we finally decide to take the jump. Some of us are natural jumpers but for most us, jumping may take a little bit more convincing. I am sharing 21 New Year’s quotes to hopefully give you a small nudge over the edge.

Here are 21 quotes that can inspire you to start your business.

  1. “The secret to getting ahead is getting started.” ― Mark Twain

  1.  “And now we welcome the new year, full of things that have never been” ― Rainer Maria Rilke

  1. “The new year stands before us, like a chapter in a book, waiting to be written. We can help write that story by setting goals.”― Melody Beattie

  1. “Character is the ability to carry out a good resolution long after the excitement of the moment has passed.”― Cavett Robert

  1. “Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.” ― Napoleon Hill

  1. “There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all the way, and not starting”― Buddha

  1. “The leader who exercises power with honor will work from the inside out, starting with himself.”― Blaine Lee

  1. “Arriving at one goal is the starting point to another.” ― John Dewey

  1. “Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement.”― W. Clement Stone

  1. “Once you start a business, you have to grow it and grow with it – starting a business is not just for Christmas.” ― Natalie Massenet

  1. “When you start a business, go for the lowest hanging fruit.”― Ice T

  1. “Most small-business owners have no financial education when they started. They weren’t trained to be entrepreneurs. ”― Robert Kiyosaki

  1. “Isn’t it nice to think that tomorrow is a new day with no mistakes in it yet?”― L.M. Montgomery

  1. “As any small business owner knows, starting a business is not glamorous work.” ― Kevin McCarthy

  1. “Everybody has to start somewhere. You have your whole future ahead of you. Perfection doesn’t happen right away.” ― Haruki Murakami

  1. “I want every day to be a fresh start on expanding what is possible.” ― Oprah Winfrey

  1. “If you’re an over thinker or try to anticipate every barrier-before beginning, ask yourself, “if I had to accomplish this project in three steps or less, what would they be?”― Lisa A. Mininni

  1. “If you get to the top of the ladder by pushing people off, you’ll find that there won’t be a ladder left or people to help you get back down.” ― Aliza Licht

  1. “Be willing to be a beginner every single morning.” ― Meister Eckhart

  1. “Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.” ―Arthur Ashe

  1. “Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right.” ― Oprah Winfrey

Starting a new business sure isn’t easy, but once you do it, it can be the best thing you’ve ever done.

Have courage to start something new.

Take it one day at time, and remember to treat every day like it’s New Year’s Day!