Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine and at last you create what you will.
George Bernard Shaw
It's never fifty-fifty in a marriage. Someone falls in love first. Someone puts someone else up on a pedestal. Someone works hard to keep things rolling smoothly, someone else sails along for the ride. Someone who would do anything to keep it the way it was in the beginning.
The distinction between pretending you are better than you are and beginning to be better in reality is finer than moral sleuth hounds conceive.
We live in this world like a child who enters a room where a clever person is speaking. The child did not hear the beginning of the speech, and he leaves before the end; and there are certain things which he hears but does not understand.
There is no end to the laws, and no beginning to the execution of them.
Truth is the beginning of every good thing, both in heaven and on earth; and he who would be blessed and happy should be from the first a partaker of truth, for then he can be trusted
Conceive-That is the word that means both the beginning in imagination and the end in creation.
Perplexity is the beginning of knowledge.
A loving heart is the beginning of all knowledge.
Women have burnt like beacons in all the works of all the poets from the beginning of time.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
When you reach the end of what you should know, you will be at the beginning of what you should sense.