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3 Quotes About Starting Over – At 30 And Beyond

Quotes in general always seemed to carry a certain amount of authoritative weight with me. They are direct and to the point, giving a particular view of, but not limited to, life, its situations and experiences and points of view, simply in a mere sentence or two. I particularly enjoy how these quotes can go even further and relate themselves to the many different circumstances we could consider them relevant. Quotes about starting over can be used for inspiration when the end may seem so dark.

When times get difficult, I found it to be helpful to have the words and wisdom of others who I perceive as authoritative and, maybe incorrectly, knows more about more things than I do. Quotes about starting over help change perception of the current situation one may be going through. By influencing a perception to a certain situation, that approach to that particular situation can be open to different interpretations.

The following are just a few insightful quotes about starting over. At 30 plus and going through a divorce, we could use all the motivation we can muster up.

Arriving at one goal is the starting point to another.Fyodor Dostoevsky

A Russian author and philosopher, Fyodor Dostoevsky offered tremendous insight on the human condition and our shortcomings. With whom I consider as an authoritative figure in conveying an every day person’s perception and making it easily understood, this is one of many quotes about starting over that can help one realize to keep going, the end is only the beginning. It may be disheartening to feel as if you never end, but look at it as an opportunity to always improve on what you learned from during your last journey.

Discontent is the first necessity of progress. – Thomas Edison

When first reading this insight, I immediately associated it pertaining to the authors line of work. Thomas Edison was an inventor by trade, and this quote certainly relates to the physical aspects of moving on with a project or idea. But it can also correlate to the emotion difficulties we may face when going through a divorce and starting over at 30. When we are unhappy, this can influence change, which is necessary for progress. So look at it as a chance to create something positive from the negatives you have today.

We must be willing to let go of the life we have planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us. – E.M. Forster

This, among the other quotes about starting over, rings very true for me when I reflect on my separation and divorce. I realized how much this pertained to me, displaying hope in what could be considered an otherwise hopeless situation. The failure of my first marriage undid all the planning I had done in my head about my future causing me to become stagnant in my recovery. Looking back, I couldn’t have the family and relationship I truly have and deserve today unless my first marriage had ended.

Regardless of the situation, there is going to be a quote out there that can help us interpret what we may be going through. Quotes about starting over can serve a useful purpose in giving us another point of view that can be inspiring, intelligent and eye-opening while letting us know we aren’t the only ones that may feel that way.

When the unexpected happens, it can be a shock to our systems, impeding our ability to move on []. After going through a divorce, one of the most helpful things I did was to try to learn more about myself. It’s impossible to get what you want if you don’t”>know what you want.