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A collection of New Year quotes

The year is coming to a close and we are all looking for some inspirational New Year quotes. It means a new beginning and a fresh start. Maybe you made some new goals which you want to achieve or some plans. 

Whether you have made them already or are looking for some motivation to get started, why not sit back and get inspired. 

Inspirational new year wishes and quotes just for you to enjoy. 

“Celebrate endings—for they precede new beginnings.” Jonathan Lockwood Huie

“An optimist stays up until midnight to see the New Year in. A pessimist stays up to make sure the old year leaves.” – William E. Vaughan

“New beginnings are in order, and you are bound to feel some level of excitement as new chances come your way.”

Positive quotes to start the year

“Celebrate what you want to see more of.” – Tom Peters 


Remove “shoulds” from your vocabulary this year. Start your journey of self-love now. – Kelly Martin


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


“Year’s end is neither an end nor a beginning but a going on.” Hal Borland


“New Year’s Day is every man’s birthday.” Charles Lamb


“And now we welcome the new year. Full of things that have never been.” Rainer Maria Rilke


“Change can be scary, but you know what’s scarier? Allowing fear to stop you from growing, evolving, and progressing.” – Mandy Hale


“New year—a new chapter, new verse, or just the same old story? Ultimately we write it. The choice is ours.” – Alex Morritt


“Don’t make plans. Make options.” – Jennifer Aniston


“Good resolutions are simply checks that men draw on a bank where they have no account.” – Oscar Wilde


“We all get the exact same 365 days. The only difference is what we do with them.” – Hillary DePiano


“Life is change. Growth is optional. Choose wisely.” – Karen Kaiser Clark


Motivational New Year quotes

“The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new.” – Socrates


“Don’t wait your turn. Bet on yourself and have the confidence to stand up and say, ‘My time is now.’” – Robert F. Smith


“The object of a New Year is not that we should have a new year. It is that we should have a new soul…” – Gilbert K. Chesterton


 “It is never too late to be what you might have been.” – George Eliot


“Life is about change, sometimes it’s painful, sometimes it’s beautiful, but most of the time it’s both.” – Kristin Kreuk


“No matter how hard the past, you can always begin again.” – Buddha 


 “The new year stands before us, like a chapter in a book, waiting to be written.” – Melody Beattie


“On New Year’s Eve the whole world celebrates the fact that a date changes. Let us celebrate the dates on which we change the world.” – Akilnathan Logeswaran


 “Life’s not about expecting, hoping and wishing, it’s about doing, being and becoming.” – Mike Dooley


 “What the new year brings to you will depend a great deal on what you bring to the new year.” Vern McLellan


Inspirational quotes

“Don’t be afraid to go out on a limb. That’s where the fruit is.” – Frank Scully


“A New Year has tiptoed in. Let’s go forward to meet it.”- Anusha Atukorala


“Approach the new year with resolve to find the opportunities hidden in each new day.” – Michael Josephson


“Every single year, we’re a different person. I don’t think we’re the same person all of our lives.” –  Stephen Spielberg


“If you’re brave enough to say goodbye, life will reward you with a new hello.” – Paulo Coehlo


“We are the authors of our destinies.” – Nike Campbell-Fatoki


“A year from now, you’re gonna weigh more or less than what you do right now.” – Phil McGraw


“Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.” – Albert Einstein


“Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone.” – Pablo Picasso


“Every time you tear a  leaf off a calendar, you present a new place for new ideas. – Charles Kettering 


Happy New Year wishes and quotes

May your sacred start guide you every day of the New Year. – Lailah Gifty Akita


Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other. – Abraham Lincoln


Making New Year resolutions is one thing. Remaining resolute and seeing them through is quite another. – Alex Morritt


May all your troubles last as long as your New Year’s resolutions. – Joey Adams