20 Monday Motivation Quotes to Start Your Week Right

20 Monday Motivation Quotes to Start Your Week Right

Mondays can be overwhelming. Those laid-back weekend vibes are behind you, and now you’re just trying to figure out how you’ll juggle everything on your to-do list.

But a little bit of Monday motivation can help set the tone for your whole week — because every Monday is a chance to start fresh. So we’ve rounded up positive affirmations and quotes that’ll add a little pep to your Monday step.

And if you need an extra boost, check out Openfit Live Trainer Alexis Craig’s Motivation Monday videos on the Openfit Teammates Facebook group! From finding your “why” to tuning out negative self-talk, Alexis offers advice and inspiration to help you kickstart a super-productive week.

Get motivation, advice, and encouragement from our teammates and trainers by joining the Openfit Teammates Facebook group! Check it out here.

 

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

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2. “The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” — Lao Tzu

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

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4. “The sun himself is weak when he first rises; and gathers strength and courage as the day gets on.” — Charles Dickens

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5. “I know it’s Monday, but it’s also a new day, a new week — and in that lies a new opportunity for something special to happen.” — Michael Ealy

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6. “Don’t let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.” — John R. Wooden

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7. “The beginning is always today.” — Mary Shelley

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8. “Amateurs sit and wait for inspiration. The rest of us just get up and go to work.” — Stephen King

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9. “Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.” — Og Mandino

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10. “Monday is for people with a mission.” — Cristina Imre

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11. “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

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12. “I have just one day, today, and I’m going to be happy in it.” — Groucho Marx

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13. “Action is the foundational key to all success.” — Pablo Picasso

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14. “Do the hard jobs first. The easy jobs will take care of themselves.” — Dale Carnegie

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15. “Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.” — Arthur Ashe

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16. “The secret of getting ahead is getting started.” — Unknown

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17. “The most effective way to do it, is to do it.” — Amelia Earhart

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18. “You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.” –Lucille Ball

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19. “You may have a fresh start any moment you choose.” — Mary Pickford

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20. “Monday is a state of mind.” — Unknown

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Chelsea Frank was born and bullied in Los Angeles, CA. When she's not performing stand up comedy or crying while doing squats, Chelsea writes about all things health, beauty, and travel. Her work has been featured in Shape, Uproxx, TripSavvy, The Daily Beast, Thrillist, and Reductress, among others. Fun fact: she's traveled to over 50 countries and has gotten sick in pretty much all of them! Follow her on Twitter.