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  • A good beginning makes a good ending
  • A mighty maze of mystic magic rays ( lyric of song used at the opening of television )
  • Alpha and omega ( the first two letters of the Greek alphabet, used as a name for God or Jesus )
  • At the crack of dawn
  • Attack is the best form of defence
  • Attack of the Clones ( George Lucas movie in the Star Wars series )
  • Baby steps
  • Begin at the beginning
  • Brand new dawn
  • Bump start
  • Calendar year ( twelve months beginning from the first of January )
  • Dark before the dawn
  • Dawn chorus
  • Dawn of a new day
  • Dawn patrol
  • Dawn raid
  • Day one
  • Denial of service attack
  • Doubt is the beginning not the end of wisdom
  • Failure to launch
  • False dawn
  • First thing
  • First up
  • Foot in the door ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Fresh start
  • From day one
  • From the beginning of time
  • Gentlemen, start your engines
  • Germ of an idea
  • Get off to a bad start
  • Get off to a flying start
  • Half the battle
  • Head start
  • Heart attack on a plate
  • Heart attack waiting to happen
  • If enough people would stop smoking and start drinking, we could get out of ashtrays and into vermouth ( Cinzano advertising slogan )
  • In on the ground floor
  • In the beginning was the word
  • It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas
  • Jump start
  • Kelloggs, because your best days start with breakfast ( Kelloggs advertising slogan )
  • Kick start
  • Knock Three Times ( Tony Orlando and Dawn song )
  • Launch one's lunch
  • Launch out at
  • Launch vehicle
  • Line of attack
  • Make a fresh start
  • New start
  • Not the beginning of the end, but the end of the beginning
  • One for sorrow, two for mirth, three for a wedding, four for a birth
  • Opening night ( the first night of a theatrical performance )
  • Party till dawn
  • Pistols at dawn
  • Separated at birth
  • Serious as a heart attack
  • Snack attack
  • Something is brewing
  • Start again
  • Start from scratch
  • Start over
  • Start the ball rolling
  • The Birth of a Nation ( D W Griffith / Lillian Gish movie )
  • The Piper at the Gates of Dawn ( Pink Floyd album )
  • The beginning of the end
  • The darkest hour is just before the dawn
  • The glorious twelfth ( of August - the start of the British grouse shooting season )
  • The start of a beautiful friendship
  • Throw a beanball ( A baseball expression meaning to attack an opponent by aiming at their head )
  • Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Ole Oak Tree ( Dawn with Tony Orlando song )
  • To boldly go where no man has gone before ( A catchphrase from Start Trek )

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