It’s hard to believe that 2016 is behind us and we have entered into the new year.
At this typical time of reflection, resolution and goal setting, I was searching the internet for some inspirational and motivational quotes to put me in the right frame of mind to do such.
Fortunately, I came across this wonderful article at 123newyear.com called New Year Quotes that lists 111 motivational and thoughtful quotes for 2017!
Here are several quotes that particularly resonated with me.
“There are far, far better things ahead than any we leave behind.” – C.S. Lewis
“We all get the exact same 365 days. The only difference is what we do with them.” – Hillary DePiano
“Faith is why I’m here today and faith is why I believe I can achieve something in my life.” – Jonathan Anthony Burkett
“New Beginnings are in order, and you are bound to feel some level of excitement as new chances come your way.” – Auliq Ice
“What the New Year brings to you will depend a great deal on what you bring to the New Year.” – Vern McLellan
“We can find a new hope every new day and every New Year.” – Lailah Gifty Akita
“Every tomorrow is an outcome of what I do today, and the beauty of it all is that today is happening all the time.” – Craig D. Lounsbroug
“A New Year brings new grace for new accomplishments.” – Lailah Gifty Akita
“As the year comes to a close, it is a time for reflection – a time to release old thoughts and beliefs and forgive old hurts. Whatever has happened in the past year, the New Year brings fresh beginnings. Exciting new experiences and relationships await. Let us be thankful for the blessings of the past and the promise of the future.” – Peggy Toney Horton
“Let go of what was and embrace what to be.” – Lailah Gifty Akita
“New Year – a new chapter, new verse, or just the same old story? Ultimately we write it. The choice is ours.” – Alex Morritt
“One resolution I have made, and try always to keep is this – To rise above the little things.” – John Burroughs
“Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.” – Albert Einstein
“And now we welcome the New Year, full of things that have never been.” – Rainer Maria Rilke
“Let this coming year be better than all the others. Vow to do some of the things you have always wanted to do but could not find the time. Call up a forgotten friend. Drop an old grudge, and replace it with some pleasant memories. Vow not to make a promise you do not think you can keep. Walk tall, and smile more. You will look 10 years younger. Do not be afraid to say, I love you. Say it again. They are the sweetest words in the world.” – Ann Landers
“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” – Mark Twain.
“Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Approach the New Year with resolve to find the opportunities hidden in each new day. ” – Michael Josephson
“Tomorrow is the first blank page of a 365 page book. Write a good one.” – Brad Paisley
“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
I thoroughly enjoyed reading all the inspirational quotes and am now in the right mood to decide what I’d like to let go of that hasn’t served me and what I’d like to strive for in 2017 reagarding my personal life, family and FoodASC.com business.
Did any of the quotes resonate with you? Perhaps another from the list at New Year Quotes or one of your own.
Please add your favorite quotes or sayings in the comments below.
Donna DeCosta, Founder FoodASC.com
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