40 New Year Resolution Quotes To Inspire To Start Afresh! (Updated 2023)

New Year Resolution Quotes

We have officially traversed halfway through the last month of 2023; before we know it, we will have entered 2024. Though the global pandemic has changed our lives in unimaginable ways in the last couple of years, we still hold on to hope and optimism for the upcoming new year. One of the new year’s most significant and well-known traditions is the tradition of New Year resolutions. Besides articles on new resolutions, try reading below shared New Year resolution quotes below.

How Successful Are New Year’s Resolutions?

Each year, countless people form new year resolutions that they intend to keep to improve the quality of their lives. However, the efficiency of these resolutions depends upon an intricate combination of the right motivation, discipline, and unwavering commitment to our goals.

Although many people are successful at holding their resolutions, many others fail. According to a 2016 study, of the 41% of Americans who made New Year’s resolutions, only 8-9% felt they successfully kept them by the end of the year. Let’s not go into the statistics, as we aren’t here to discourage you; let’s talk about New Year resolution quotes. 

New Year Resolution Quotes To Keep You Motivated!

While we set New Year resolutions with extreme enthusiasm, it is essential to act upon them to manifest their benefits truly. New Year resolutions can be an excellent tool to align yourself with the person you wish to become, and in doing so, you can set yourself up for a great start at the beginning of the year. So here are some quotes about New Year resolutions that may inspire you to set your resolutions for this year.

Let’s Get Our Motivation With These Positive New Year Resolution Quotes

In our perfect ways. In the ways we are beautiful. In the ways we are human. We are here. Happy New Year’s. Let’s make it ours.

— Beyoncé
happy new year

The bad news is time flies. The good news is you’re the pilot.

— Michael Altshuler
time flies

In this new year, be grateful that God has given you victory over many things over the past year.

— Steven M. Hitchcock

Tomorrow, is the first blank page of a 365 page book. Write a good one.

— Brad Paisley
Tomorrow is the first blank page

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

— Alex Morritt
New year - a new chapter

The book is called Opportunity, and its first chapter is New Year’s Day.

— Edith Lovejoy Pierce
The book is called opportunity

Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.

— Ralph Waldo Emerson
Write it on your heart

Approach the New Year with resolve to find the opportunities hidden in each new day.

— Michael Josephson
Approach the new year

Any new beginning is forged from the shards of the past, not from the abandonment of the past.

— Craig D. Lounsbrough
Any new beginning

New year is the glittering light to brighten the dream-lined pathway of future.

— Munia Khan
New year is the glittering light

No matter how hard the past, you can always begin again.

— Buddha
You can always begin again

The magic in new beginnings is truly the most powerful of them all.

— Josiyah Martin
New Year Resolution Quotes

This year’s book, at midnight turns to footnote in the next.

— Terri Guillemets
New Year Resolution Quotes

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
Stay in touch with old friends

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
New year before us

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 gives us an opportunity and power to begin the magical first day of the rest of our lives.

― Debasish Mridha
Opportunity and power

The celebration of a new year has little to do with a new calendar and everything to do with a new start.

― Toni Sorenson
Celebration of new year

New year is another opportunity of seeing life with little more caring, compassion, maturity and beauty. 

― Amit Ray
New year is another opportunity

Don’t make resolutions without an action plan. The secret to success is right in your hands.

— J. Allen Shaw
Make resolutions

New Year’s resolutions are a consolation for it being impossible for us to really start our lives afresh. 

― Mokokoma Mokhonoana
New year's resolutions

Let all the failures of your past year be your best guide in the New Year!

― Mehmet Murat ildan
Guide in the new year

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

  Oscar Wilde
Good resolutions

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
New year resolution

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
Set your goals - New Year Resolution Quotes

10 Most Common New Year’s Resolutions

Millions of people make New Year’s resolutions every year to celebrate positive changes in their lives. Chances are, most of these resolutions will look familiar to you, and the most common New Year’s resolutions include the following:

  • a better dynamic approach towards health and fitness, 
  • eating healthy 
  • save money and spend less money
  • getting a better job to improve the financial situation
  • working on self-improvement for personal and professional growth.
  • spend more time with family and friends
  • traveling and making new friends
  • find motivation and seek ways to be organized
  • learning new skills of hobby
  • live life to its fullest

Quotes On New Year Resolutions

We all get the exact same 365 days. The only difference is what we do with them.

― Hillary DePiano
Only difference is what we do

Whatever it is you’re scared of doing, Do it.

― Neil Gaiman
Just do it - New Year Resolution Quotes

You never fail until you stop trying.

― Albert Einstein
Keep trying

Being happy never goes out of style.

― Lilly Pulitzer
Be happy - New Year Resolution Quotes

Life shrinks and expands on the proportion of your willingness to take risks and try new things.

― Gary Vaynerchuk
Life Shrinks - New Year Resolution Quotes

Most people will passively do exactly what they did last year. Whatever you do, don’t let that person be you.

 ― Richie Norton
Most people do what they did last year

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
with a resolution

Just because the dates change, does not mean you have to change. The continuous path towards self-improvement is a timeless process.

― Brittany Burgunder
New Year Resolution Quotes

My New Year’s Resolution List usually starts with the desire to lose between ten and three thousand pounds.

― Nia Vardalos
New year resoltion list

A failure to take precise and deliberate action is the reason why so many New Year’s resolutions and other goals fail.

— Jordan Ring
Precise and delibrate - New Year Resolution Quotes

Work on your strengths, not your weaknesses. How many of your New Year’s resolutions have been about fixing a flaw? 

― Jonathan Haidt
work on your strengths - New Year Resolution Quotes

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

— Cavett Robert
Carry out a good resolution

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
Just a new year resolution

Never Give Hope!

New Year resolutions work differently for everyone. Whether you want to start small and build up your habits, or you are looking to make a massive shift in your life this year, we hope that these quotes come in handy to motivate you when the low phases arrive. New Year resolutions and following through on them can seem like quite a hectic journey. However, when you set these resolutions for yourself and work through intrinsic motivation, you can be sure that your resolutions will reap great benefits in the future. Hope our New Year resolutions quotes will inspire you to keep going throughout this year. With this, we wish you a very happy new year, and we hope you have a great one!

Also Read: Everyone, even the most solitary soul needs someone they can call a family because family is the one humane aspect that makes a house a home.  And that’s why we must know the true meaning of family.

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