‘Another chance to get it right’: 20 Inspiring Quotes To Start Your...

‘Another chance to get it right’: 20 Inspiring Quotes To Start Your New Year

By Anita Sunday | Society Reporter on January 1, 2014
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The past year has gone with its laughs, good times, successes, and new strides. Now a new chapter begins, regardless of how 2013 was to you 2014 comes on a new slate.

Below are 20 New Year quotes designed to inspire and cheer you for 2014:

“Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties,” – Helen Keller

“The object of a New Year is not that we should have a new year. It is that we should have a new soul and a new nose; new feet, a new backbone, new ears, and new eyes. Unless a particular man made New Year resolutions, he would make no resolutions. Unless a man starts afresh about things, he will certainly do nothing effective,” – G.K. Chesterton, English poet and writer

“Tomorrow is the first blank page of a 365-page book. Write a good one,” -Brad Paisley

“Sometimes too much to drink is barely enough,” – Mark Twain, author

“New Year’s Resolution: To tolerate fools more gladly, provided this does not encourage them to take up more of my time,” – James Agate, British critic and diarist

“First you take a drink, then the drink takes a drink, then the drink takes you,” – F. Scott Fitzgerald, author of “The Great Gatsby”

“Be always at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let each new year find you a better man,” – Benjamin Franklin

“New Year’s Day: Now is the accepted time to make your regular annual good resolutions. Next week you can begin paving hell with them as usual,” – Mark Twain

“Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right,” – Oprah Winfrey

“I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. If you’re making mistakes, you’re doing something,” – Neil Gaiman, author

“For last year’s words belong to last year’s language and next year’s words await another voice.” — T.S. Eliot

“Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.”  — Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Let our New Year’s resolution be this: We will be there for one another as fellow members of humanity, in the finest sense of the word.” — Goran Persson

“New Year’s resolution: To tolerate fools more gladly, provided this does not encourage them to take up more of my time.” — James Agate

“I made no resolutions for the new year. The habit of making plans, of criticizing, sanctioning and molding my life, is too much of a daily event for me.” — Anaïs Nin

“One resolution I have made, and try always to keep, is this: to rise above the little things.” — John Burroughs

“What the New Year brings to you will depend a great deal on what you bring to the New Year.” — Vern McLellan

“Follow your passions, believe in karma, and you won’t have to chase your dreams; they will come to you.” — Randy Pausch

“Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.” — Mother Teresa

“If you asked me for my New Year resolution, it would be to find out who I am.” — Cyril Cusack

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