100 Best New Year Quotes Full of Inspiration for 2024-
Set your life on fire. Seek those who fan your flames.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
Your time as a caterpillar has expired. Your wings are ready.
For what it’s worth: it’s never too late to be whoever you want to be. I hope you live a life you’re proud of. And if you find that you’re not, I hope you have the strength to start over.
~ F. Scott Fitzgerald
Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.
~ Harriet Tubman
You can’t go back and make a new start, but you can start right now and make a brand new ending.
~ James R. Sherman
No matter how dirty your past is, your future is still spotless.
We must sail sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it – but we must sail, and not drift, nor lie at anchor.
~ Oliver Wendell Holmes
New Year – a new chapter, new verse, or just the same old story? Ultimately we write it. The choice is ours.
~ Alex Morrit
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint on it you can.
~ Danny Kaye
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
~ Anne Frank
The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.
~ Oprah Winfrey
One day your life will flash before your eyes. Make sure it’s worth watching.
The past has no power over the present moment.
~ Eckhart Tolle
Step out of the history that is holding you back. Step into the new story you are willing to create.
~ Oprah Winfrey
If you don’t like the road you’re walking, start paving another one.
~ Dolly Parton
Never make a resolution which won’t be as important on the eighth of April or the tenth of July as it is on the first of January.
~ Cary Grant
One resolution I have made, and try always to keep, is this: To rise above the little things.
~ John Burroughs, American naturalist and nature essayist
It doesn’t matter where you came from, all that matters is where you are going.
~ Brian Tracy
Tomorrow is a new day. Begin it well and serenely, with too high a spirit to be cumbered with your old nonsense.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
~ Lao Tzu
It’s a terrible thing, I think, in life to wait until you’re ready. I have this feeling now that actually no one is ever ready to do anything. There is almost no such thing as ready. There is only now.
~ Hugh Laurie
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
~ Thomas Jefferson
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
What the New Year brings to you will depend a great deal on what you bring to the New Year.
~ Vern McLellan
Making resolutions is a cleansing ritual of self-assessment and repentance that demands personal honesty and, ultimately, reinforces humility. Breaking them is part of the cycle.
~ Eric Zorn
The three Cs in life: are choice, chance, and change. You must make the choice to take the chance if you want anything in life to change.
~ Author Unknown
The New Year stands before us, like a chapter in a book, waiting to be written.
~ Melody Beattie
The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide you’re not going to stay where you are.
~ John Pierpont Morgan
The beginning is the most important part of the work.
Nothing is predestined. The obstacles of your past can become the gateways that lead to new beginnings.
~ Ralph Blum
Making New Year’s resolutions is one thing. Remaining resolute and seeing them through is quite another.
~ Alex Morritt
I made no resolutions for the New Year. The habit of making plans, criticizing, sanctioning, and molding my life, is too much of a daily event for me.
~ Anais Nin
It’s not the resolutions you make once a year that matter, but the ones you make with every single breath.
~ Beau Taplin
You raze the old to raise the new.
~ Justina Chen
Sing and dance and make good cheer, Let’s make it last throughout the year.
~ Author Unknown
Wishing you 12 months of success, 52 weeks of laughter, 365 days of fun, 8760 hours of joy, 525600 minutes of good luck, and 31536000 seconds of happiness.
Each age has deemed the new-born year
The fittest time for festal cheer.
~ Sir Walter Scott
Ring out the old, ring in the new,
Ring, happy bells, across the snow:
The year is going, let him go;
Ring out the false, ring in the true.
~ Alfred Lord Tennyson
Year’s end is neither an end nor a beginning but a going on, with all the wisdom that experience can instill in us.
~ Hal Borland
For last year’s words belong to last year’s language,
And next year’s words await another voice.
What we call the beginning is often the end,
And to make an end is to make a beginning.
~ T.S. Eliot
If you can’t fly, then run.
If you can’t run, then walk.
If you can’t walk, then crawl.
But whatever you do, you have to keep moving forward.
~ Martin Luther King, Jr.
Below you can find some slightly longer inspiring New Year quotes and motivational New Year sayings. These quotes will create a little bit of extra magic for your loved ones as they contemplate the New Year.
Life is short, break the rules, forgive quickly, kiss slowly, love truly, laugh uncontrollably, and never regret anything that made you smile. Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
~ H Jackson Brown Jr
May your coming year be filled with magic and dreams and good madness. I hope you read some fine books and kiss someone who thinks you’re wonderful. And don’t forget to make some art – write or draw or build or sing or live as only you can. And I hope, somewhere in the next year, you surprise yourself.
~ Neil Gaiman
When you start to think that things should have been better this year, remember the mountains and valleys that got you here. They are not accidents and those moments weren’t in vain. You are not the same, you have grown and you are growing. You are breathing, you are living, You are wrapped in endless boundless grace. And things will get better. There is more to you than yesterday.
~ Morgan Harper Nichols
New Year’s Day. A fresh start. A new chapter in life waiting to be written. New questions to be asked, embraced, and loved. Answers to be discovered and then lived in this transformative year of delight and self-discovery. Today carve out a quiet interlude for yourself in which to dream, pen in hand. Only dreams give birth to change.
~ Sarah Ban Breathnach
Ah, New Year’s Eve. The evening of little miracles. Take away the dazzling fireworks, the celebrations, the drinking and the countdowns and what you are left with is hope. Small human hope. The hope of better days, of fresh starts, and perhaps, if you are very lucky, a kiss.
~ Beau Taplin
The chief beauty about time is that you cannot waste it in advance. The next year, the next day, the next hour are lying ready for you, as perfect, as unspoiled, as if you had never wasted or misapplied a single moment in all your life. You can turn over a new leaf every hour if you choose.
~ Arnold Bennett