30 New Year Resolution Quotes

Let these New Year resolution quotes give you thoughts on setting resolutions and why we should or should not do so. May these words of wisdom inspire you to make the coming year the best year yet!


  1. Don't make resolutions without an action plan.
    The secret to success is right in your hands. J. Allen Shaw, Results
    New Year Poem



  2. Why do New Years Resolutions fail? Mainly, because they are only a statement, or what we wish for in the coming year. There are usually no action plans, no deadlines, no backup plans. Sometimes they are unrealistic resolutions, with no other thought or plans beside the statement. Catherine Pulsifer, New Years Achievements
    Failure



  3. The meaning of resolution is "a firm decision to do or not to do something." The key words are "firm decision". If you make a firm decision about something then you must also take action and set a deadline, in other words, set a goal! Catherine Pulsifer
    Decision



  4. I don't believe in New Year's resolutions. I think if you want to change something, change it today and don't wait until the New Year. Georgina Bloomberg
    Quotes about Change



  5. May all your troubles last as long as your New Year's resolutions! Joey Adams
    Trouble



  6. If you are a human being you probably use the beginning of every year to reflect on the past year, make decision and set resolutions for the New Year. It is a good thing to make resolutions, but it takes a good deal of discipline and commitment to get results that would be different and better than what you got last year. Lionnel Yamentou Ndzogoue, New Year, New You!
    Commitment



  7. Work on your strengths, not your weaknesses. How many of your New Year's resolutions have been about fixing a flaw? Jonathan Haidt
    Motivational Quotes for Work



  8. Good resolutions are simply checks that men draw on a bank where they have no account. Oscar Wilde
    Funny



  9. One resolution I have made, and try always to keep, is this: To rise above the little things. John Burroughs
  10. Most people will passively do exactly what they did last year. Whatever you do, don't let that person be you. Richie Norton
    Quote of The Day



  11. One resolution I have made, and try always to keep, is this: To rise above the little things. John Burroughs
    Encouraging Quotes



  12. Character is the ability to carry out a good resolution long after the excitement of the moment has passed. Cavett Robert
    Character



  13. Use your New Year's resolution or resolutions as a method to correct or improve upon that which leads to finishing a past goal. Byron Pulsifer
    Accomplishment



  14. But it is also ordained that men shall go blithely on just the same, ignoring in practice the ridiculousness which they admit in theory, and drawing renewed hope and conceit from some magic, exhaustless source. And this is the whole philosophy of the New Year's resolution. Arnold Bennett
    Poems of Hope



  15. Like many other people, you've decided to make New Year's resolutions because you know there are things you're unhappy with in your life. Thibaut Meurisse, New Year's Resolutions Made Simple
    Happy



  16. A New Year's resolution to stay in touch with old friends, start exercising, or get more sleep has no real painful consequence for not following through, at least in the short-term, unless you attach a consequence yourself. Derek Doepker
    Friendship



  17. The new year stands before us, like a chapter in a book, waiting to be written. Melody Beattie
  18. The new year stands before us, like a chapter in a book, waiting to be written. We can help write that story by setting goals. Melody Beattie, The Language of Letting Go
    Goal Setting



  19. So what do we do every year during the holiday season? We make outlandish, unattainable and often ridiculous resolutions that almost all of us already know we will not keep. In fact, most people don't even remember half the New Year's resolutions they made come Valentine’s Day. Don't fall in the trap. Michael L. Eads, No New Year's Resolutions
    Memory



  20. Let us begin this New Year with a resolution. Be all for Jesus and with Jesus and you will be happy and holy throughout the year. Give yourselves over to prayer and close union with God and to a deep, joyful charity. Angelo Scolozzi, Thirsting for God
    Prayer



  21. After the holidays are over then you may want to look at setting your goals for the coming year rather than just setting a resolution. Catherine Pulsifer
    Goals



  22. Are you excited about your plans for the new year? Most of us have an idea about areas where we'd like to improve. And at the beginning of the year, those ideas sometimes turn into resolutions or goals. John Maxwell
    Enthusiasm



  23. We set resolutions because we want something to change in our life. But if we are not specific and have no detailed plans about how we are going to change it then we can expect things to remain as they currently are. And we will end the year without the resolution accomplished. So rather than set them if we should recognize what we have accomplished in the past year and build on them, where is there the potential to do more, to be more. Catherine Pulsifer
    Potential



  24. Instead of trying to change your entire life in January, the simpler strategy is to adopt a 12-month plan where you're making constant improvements. S. J. Scott, Resolutions That Stick!
    Consistency



  25. It is no surprise that those who - Wish - may not see results, but those with a resolution get the results they desire - at least close to it! Boomy Tokan, New Year's Resolutions
    Wishes



  26. Make your new year resolution in Christ ... because each new year is a profoundly powerful opportunity to grow in a deeper relationship with Jesus and to be his best disciple, following him on the Narrow Way of Love, Faith, Hope, and Holiness. Becket, Your New Year Resolution in Christ
    Faith



  27. A New Year's resolution is something that goes in one year and out the other.
  28. A New Year's resolution is something that goes in one year and out the other." Author Unknown
    Funny Quotes about Life



  29. You may know them under their more usual name of New Year Resolutions (the capitals show how important they are!); you may also be familiar with the realisation, by the end of January, that you have either forgotten what you had resolved because the list was too long and you've mislaid the paper it was jotted on, or that those you do remember were simply unmanageable! Alicia Brent, Resolutions & Reflections for the New Year
    Time



  30. We are designed to thrive off of success after success, but the problem most people have with New Year’s resolutions is that they are not generally short-term plans that are wired for a quick adrenaline rush of success. Sharlene Snow, New Years Resolutions
    Success



  31. Every man naturally persuades himself that he can keep his resolutions, nor is he convinced of his imbecility but by length of time and frequency of experiment. They whom frequent failures have made desperate, cease to form resolutions, and they who are become cunning, do not tell them. Samual Johnson
    Clever



  32. There is too much said at New Year's about turning over a new leaf. Are the old leaves all so badly written that we must hasten to forget them? Is the blank whiteness of the untouched page more pleasant to the eye or more fortifying to the will than those closely written, underlined, untidy, but familiar pages which make up the story of one's life? Bliss Perry
    Life



  33. It's not just a New Year's Resolution but a resolution for a new life, a life filled with God's goodness any time of the year! Roni Adigun, The Believer's New Year's Resolution Guide
    God
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