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30 Powerful Monday Blues Quotes To Kick Start Your Week

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Last Updated on 28 January, 2021
30 Powerful Monday Blues Quotes To Kick Start Your Week

If you are searching for “Monday blues quotes”, there are high chances that you might share the same sentiments about Monday mornings as me.

Countless people abhor the idea of the quintessential Monday mornings, whether working a 9-5 job or working from home.

A study even reported that Monday mornings are so dismal that employees only have about three-and-a-half hours of productive work time.

The good news is that Mondays don’t have to be dreadful. It all depends on how you start your week. The key to having a fruitful week is to have a simple change in your perspective.

Stop thinking of Monday mornings as the worst day of the week. Instead reflect upon how it gives you the perfect opportunity to start something new and achieve your goals in the meantime.

Hence to help you to beat the Monday blues, we have accumulated 30 Monday blues quotes by famous personalities that show why having a positive attitude about Monday mornings can change the tone of the rest of your week.

The Only List of Monday Blues Quotes You’ll Need To Get Going


1. Germany Kent

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

2. Ken Poirot

Success is to wake up each morning and consciously decide that today will be the best day of your life.

3. Roy Station

Monday is a great for becoming too busy to die.

4. Cristina Imre

Monday is for people with a mission. Those who favor vacations, not weekends.

5. Nice Peter

The best weeks start on Monday.

6. Meister Eckhart

Be willing to be a beginner every single morning.

7. Steve Pavlina

When you live for a strong purpose, then hard work isn’t an option. It’s a necessity.

8. Stephen King

Amateurs sit and wait for inspiration, the rest of us just get up and go to work.

9. Margaret Fuller

Whatever you do, do it with all your might. Work at it, early and late, in season and out of season, not leaving a stone unturned, and never deferring for a single hour that which can be done just as well as now.

10. Brian Tracy

Spend eighty percent of your time focusing on the opportunities of tomorrow rather than the problems of yesterday.

11. Steve Jobs

I’m convinced that about half of what separates successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance.

12. Edmond Mbiaka

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

13. David Dweck

Mondays are the start of the workweek which offers new beginnings 52 times a year.

14. Akilnathan Logeswaran

Honestly, I never really understood the glorification of Fridays and weekends. I don’t want to build a life and career, where I spent five days a week waiting for the weekend. No! I want to enjoy my life, and don’t wish any weekday away. I want each day to matter to me, in some way, even if it’s a small tiny way. I love my life. Everyday. That’s the spirit we should convey all around us.

15. Andrea L’Artiste

Don’t let a day of the week have so much power over your happiness. Happy Monday!

16. C.J. Walker

There is no royal, flower-strewn path to success. And if there is, I have not found it. For if I have accomplished anything in life, it is because I have been willing to work hard.

17. Oprah Winfrey

I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become.

18. Mahatma Gandhi

The future depends on what you do today.

19. Dalai Lama

Just one small positive thought in the morning can change your whole day.

20. George Eliot

It is never too late to be what you might have been.

20. Florence Nightingale

I attribute my success to this: I never gave or took any excuse.

21. J.K.Rowling

Anything’s possible if you’ve got enough nerve.

22. Rita Schiano

Believe on Monday the way you believe on Sunday.

23. Anthony T. Hincks

The thing about today is... It's Monday! No other day could get the week off to such a great start.

24. Allen Smith

For me, Monday represents a fresh start to the week. It is the day where the slate from the previous week is wiped clean. It is a day of new beginnings.

25. John Phillips

Monday, Monday, so good to me; Monday morning, it was all I hoped it would be.

26. Leggy Saul

I must break the routines and become a person who becomes productive every Monday. I must break the mindset of unhappiness and turn myself into a happy magnet for Mondays.

27. Gabriel Garcia Marquez

This should be the spirit every Monday. Know that something good will always happen.

28. Jim Butcher

Wake up on Monday and start your day with a lot of awesomeness and you will get happiness back.

29. Kimberly Jimenez

Okay, it's Monday but who said Mondays have to suck? Be a rebel and have a great day anyway.

30. Barack Obama

Focus your life solely on making a buck shows a certain poverty of ambition. It asks too little life of yourself. Because it’s only when you hitch your wagon to something larger than yourself that you realize your true potential.


What was your favorite Monday blues quotes from this list? Tell us in the comments below.

This article is written by Barasha Medhi who is a part of the marketing team at Vantage Circle. Barasha can be found either searching for interesting HR, company culture, and corporate buzzwords to write about or looking at pictures of cozy Bel Air mansions. For any related queries, contact