50 Best Firsts Quotes of All Time

First means to be in the top of importance of something.

Best Firsts Quotes

“If you have the ability to love, love yourself first.” ~ Charles Bukowski.

“It may seem difficult at first, but everything is difficult at first.” ~ Miyamoto Musashi.

“You can’t win unless you first begin. So start now.” ~ Robin S. Sharma.

“Those who seek a better life must first become a better person.” ~ Jim Rohn.

“Our lives are fashioned by our choices. First we make our choices. Then our choices make us.” ~ Anne Frank.


“The first step is the hardest – making a commitment to yourself, for yourself.” ~ Mary Kay Ash.

Top Firsts Quotes

“Even the greatest was once a beginner. Don’t be afraid to take that first step.” ~ Muhammad Ali.

“To accomplish much you must first lose everything.” ~ Ernesto Che Guevara.

“When you keep God in first place, He will take you to places you’ve never dreamed of.” ~ Joel Osteen.

“Courage is the first virtue that makes all other virtues possible.” ~ Aristotle.

“In order to rise From its own ashes A phoenix First Must Burn.” ~ Octavia Butler.

“All the great speakers were bad speakers at first.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson.

“In the first 30 years of your life, you make your habits. For the last 30 years of your life, your habits make you.” ~ Steve Jobs.

Famous Firsts Quotes

“When was the last time you did something for the first time?” ~ John C. Maxwell.

“A problem is only a problem when viewed as a problem. All change is hard at first, messy in the middle and gorgeous at the end.” ~ Robin S. Sharma.

“To achieve great things, we must first dream.” ~ Coco Chanel.

“God first, family second, career third.” ~ Mary Kay Ash.

“If at first you don’t succeed, try hard work.” ~ William Feather.

“We’re not going to be the first to this party, but we’re going to be the best.” ~ Steve Jobs.

“Life is short and unpredictable. Eat the dessert first!” ~ Helen Keller.

“Model the behavior you wish more people would display. Lead first.” ~ Robin S. Sharma.

“Work first, and then rest.” ~ John Ruskin.

“The first step to greatness is to be honest.” ~ Samuel Johnson.

“If you want to break the rules of grammar, first learn the rules of grammar.” ~ Kurt Vonnegut.


“The first draft is just you telling yourself the story.” ~ Terry Pratchett.

“Put first things first and second things are thrown in. Put second things first and you lose both first and second things.” ~ C. S. Lewis.

“Whenever you remove any fence, always pause long enough to ask why it was put there in the first place.” ~ Gilbert K. Chesterton.

Inspiring Firsts Quotes

“The first five years have so much to do with how the next 80 turn out.” ~ Bill Gates.

“The way to achieve your own success is to be willing to help somebody else get it first.” ~ Iyanla Vanzant.

“If at first you don’t succeed, redefine success.” ~ George Carlin.

“If the big rocks don’t go in first, they aren’t going to fit in later.” ~ Stephen R. Covey.

“Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.” ~ Pablo Picasso.

“No, no! The adventures first, explanations take such a dreadful time.” ~ Lewis Carroll.

“If at first you do succeed, quit trying on investing.” ~ Warren Buffett.

Short Fitness Quotes

“If you want to accomplish something, you must first expect it of yourself.” ~ Wayne W. Dyer.

“Whether it’s marriage of business, patience is the first rule of success.” ~ William Feather.

“The first rule of fight club is, you don’t talk about fight club.” ~ Chuck Palahniuk.

“Loyalty is the first law of God.” ~ Paramahansa Yogananda.

“All things are created twice. There’s a mental or first creation, and a physical or second creation to all things.” ~ Stephen R. Covey.

“For everyone, well-being is a journey. The secret is committing to that journey and taking those first steps with hope and belief in yourself.” ~ Deepak Chopra.

“If you want to assert a truth, first make sure it’s not just an opinion that you desperately want to be true.” ~ Neil deGrasse Tyson.

“Anything worth doing is worth doing poorly at first.” ~ Brian Tracy.

“The first requisite of civilization is that of justice.” ~ Sigmund Freud.

“My first priority is my family. I am human. But my whole family knows what my priority is. Family is always first. But my work is under nothing else, except God.” ~ Lil Wayne.

“To understand recursion, one must first understand recursion.” ~ Stephen Hawking.

“I’m not afraid of death, but I’m in no hurry to die. I have so much I want to do first.” ~ Stephen Hawking.

“Whenever GOD determines to do a great work, HE first sets HIS people to pray.” ~ Charles H. Spurgeon.

“You can’t reason someone out of something that they weren’t reasoned into in the first place.” ~ Mark Twain.

“Make friends first, make sales second, make love third. In no particular order.” ~ Michael Scott.

“I made my first investment at age eleven. I was wasting my life up until then.” ~ Warren Buffett.

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