New Year Wishes Quotes by Mark Twain, Jay Leno, Mehmet Murat Ildan, Neil Gaiman, Charles Lamb, John Selden and many others.
New Year’s is a harmless annual institution, of no particular use to anybody save as a scapegoat for promiscuous drunks, and friendly calls and humbug resolutions.
Now is the accepted time to make your regular annual good resolutions. Next week you can begin paving hell with them as usual.
Now there are more overweight people in America than average-weight people. So overweight people are now average. Which means you’ve met your New Year’s resolution.
Here is the best wish for the new year: Let there be more freedom of thought throughout the world! Fields need rain; truths need freedom of thought!
I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes…you’re Doing Something.
New Year’s Day is every man’s birthday.
Never tell your resolution beforehand, or it’s twice as onerous a duty.
A happy New Year! Grant that I May bring no tear to any eye When this New Year in time shall end Let it be said I’ve played the friend, Have lived and loved and labored here, And made of it a happy year.
Drop the last year into the silent limbo of the past. Let it go, for it was imperfect, and thank God that it can go.
The new year begins in a snow-storm of white vows.
If you asked me for my New Year Resolution, it would be to find out who I am.
Maybe this year, we ought to walk through the rooms of our lives not looking for flaws, but looking for potential.
Make your mistakes, next year and forever.
An optimist stays up until midnight to see the new year in. A pessimist stays up to make sure the old year leaves.
The happiest moments of my life have been the few which I have passed at home in the bosom of my family.
So that’s my wish for you, and all of us, and my wish for myself. Make New Mistakes. Make glorious, amazing mistakes. Make mistakes nobody’s ever made before. Don’t freeze, don’t stop, don’t worry that it isn’t good enough, or it isn’t perfect, whatever it is: art, or love, or work or family or life.
Let each new year find you a better person.