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A collection of Monday morning quotes to motivate you for the week ahead. Inspirational quotes

What better way to start the week than with some Monday motivational quotes.

We eagerly await the weekends and have it fully booked with activities, events, chores or even enjoying a quiet relaxing few days. Either way time passes and Monday morning arrives and it is time to start the week again.

Instead of thinking negatively, why not start Monday morning with a positive mindset with these Monday motivation quotes. Funny uplifting quotes to make your day. 

“This is your Monday morning reminder that you can handle whatever this week throws at you.” – Unknown


“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


“If Mondays were like Sundays nothing would ever get done.” – Catherine Pulsifer


“Hey, I know it’s Monday. But it’s also a new day and a new week. And in that lies a new opportunity for something special to happen.” – Michael Ely


“Each morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters the most.” – Buddha


“Your Monday morning thoughts set the tone for your whole week. See yourself getting stronger, and living a fulfilling, happier and healthier life.” – Germany Kent


“Good Morning- If you want to be happy, be!” – Leo Tolstoy


“When you start to do the things that you truly love, it wouldn’t matter whether it’s Monday or Friday; you would be so excited to wake up each morning to work on your passions.” – Edmond Mbiaka


“Okay, it’s Monday but who said Mondays have to suck? Be a rebel and have a great day anyway.” – Kimberly Jiménez


“Don’t let the Monday morning quarterbacks stop you from being bold. You’ve got to set a high bar. – Antonio Villaraigosa

Inspirational quotes to start the week

“So. Monday. We meet again. We will never be friends, but maybe we can move past our mutual enmity toward a more positive partnership.” – Julio Alexi Genao


“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


“Smile in the mirror. Do that every morning and you’ll start to see a big difference in your life.” – Yoko Ono


“Begin the week with momentum and you’ll look back with great satisfaction on all you achieved.” – Skip Prichard


“When life gives you Monday, dip it in glitter and sparkle all day.” – Ella Woodward


“I really need a day in between Sunday and Monday.” – Unknown


“In every day, there are 1,440 minutes. That means we have 1,440 daily opportunities to make a positive impact.” – Les Brown


“Mondays don’t have to be terrible; make them magical instead!” –  Kate Hudson


“Each day, you can awake and focus on small, easy goals you can accomplish in the short term – goals that, over time, will lead you to your long-term goal.” – Karen Salmansohn


“Good things don’t come to those who wait. Good things come to those who pursue the goals and dreams they believe in…Happy Monday!” – Venus Rivers


“It’s Monday. Get a new perspective. Whatever obstacle you’re facing—it’s not permanent.” – Unknown


“It’s time to readjust your mind, Monday mornings no longer have to be a dreaded moment in your life.” – Funké Baffour


“This should be the spirit every Monday. Know that something good will always happen.” – Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez

Good morning Monday quotes

“The beginning is always today.”  – Mary Shelley


“Live today. Not yesterday. Not tomorrow. Just today. Inhabit your moments. Don’t rent them out to tomorrow.” – Jerry Spinelli


“What starts on Monday should carry through to Friday; that is, enthusiasm.” – Byron Pulsifer 


“Mondays are tough only for those people, who don’t know how to spend them cheerfully. Get up and have fun today!” – Unknown


“The best way to appreciate your job is to imagine yourself without one.” – Oscar Wilde


“The worst Monday is the one that gets wasted for nothing.”  – Unknown


 “I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have.” – Thomas Jefferson


“Don’t let a day of the week have so much power over your happiness. Happy Monday!” – Andrea L’Artiste


“You measure the size of the accomplishment by the obstacles you had to overcome to reach your goals.” – Booker T. Washington


“Do what you can with all you have, wherever you are.” – Theodore Roosevelt


“What would you do if you weren’t afraid.” – Spencer Johnson


“Focus on the journey, not the destination. Joy is found not in finishing an activity but in doing it.” – Greg Anderson


“Mondays are the start of the work week which offer new beginnings 52 times a year!” – David Dweck


“If each day is a “gift”, I’d like to know where I can return the Monday.

Positive quotes

“Either you run the day, or the day runs you.” – Jim Rohn 


“What we do on Sunday absolutely doesn’t matter unless it meets us on Monday. Changes us on Monday. Transforms us on Monday.” – Judah Smith


Employers are at their happiest on Mondays. Employees are at their happiest on Fridays.


“Even the best weeks start with Monday.”  – Nice Peter


“May your coffee be strong and your Mondays be short.”