15 Inspirational Quotes to Start Your New Year Out Right


Another year has come and gone and if you’re anything like me you’re thinking of different ways to make the next 365 days count (technically 366 days—thank you leap year!). Whether you are setting health goals, personal goals or professional goals, the key to a successful new year comes from within. Here are some inspirational quotes to help give you the strength and courage to start 2016 out right:


“Everything you’ve ever wanted is on the other side of fear.”— George Addair

“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

“All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.”— Walt Disney

“One resolution I have made, and try always to keep, is this: to rise above the little things.”— John Burroughs

“The level of our success is limited only by our imagination and no act of kindness, however small, is ever wasted.”— Aesop

“Think big and don’t listen to people who tell you it can’t be done. Life’s too short to think small.”— Tim Ferriss

“For last year’s words belong to last year’s language and next year’s words await another voice.”— T.S. Elliott

“Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.”— Thomas A. Edison

“Nothing is worth more than this day. You cannot relive yesterday. Tomorrow is still beyond our reach.”— Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will.”Epictetus

“Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.”— Mark Twain

“The purpose of human life is to serve, and to show compassion and the will to help others.”— Albert Schweitzer

“You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them. Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud. Do not complain. Make every effort to change things you do not like. If you cannot make a change, change the way you have been thinking. You might find a new solution.”— Maya Angelou

“When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left and could say, I used everything you gave me.”— Erma Bombeck

“There are no constraints on the human mind, no walls around the human spirit, no barriers to our progress except those we ourselves erect.”— Ronald Reagan