Common New Year Resolutions
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That time of year again, I see...

The time when we all - in the name of self-improvement, vanity or peer pressure - make new year resolutions none of us has any intention of keeping. That's what I say anyway, and I challenge you to prove me wrong...

  • You'll find free inspirational quotes listed here to encourage you to do just that - to prove me wrong, and keep your resolutions

  • You'll also find many reasons why I believe you won't be able to prove me wrong - I call it my "Oh No You Won't" thoughts, in honour of the fact that British Pantomime is in full swing! (You are reading this in December or January, right!)


Top 10 New Year Resolutions

What YOU REALLY say...

Here are those common new year resolutions pages, then, with corresponding inspirational life quotes:

01: Lose Weight 02: Stick to Budget

03: Reduce Debt

04: Enjoy Time

05: Find Soulmate 06: Quit Smoking
07: Find Better Job 08: Learn New Stuff
09: Volunteer 10: Get Organised


Oh, and here are links to two resources that can help you DO your resolutions this year (and every year forwards):

  1. How self-sabotage stops us from doing stuff

  2. How to reprogram ourselves using self-hypnosis



What these inspirational quotes say...

I bet you didn't realise that free inspirational quotes make new year resolutions too did you. Oh yes, there's more to inspirational quotations and free inspirational quotes than serious 'inspirational life quotes' stuff - they have plans for the future, too.

Kind of.

Just think of these free inspirational quotes as yet more reasons why THE ONLY THING YOU'RE GOING TO DO WITH YOUR NEW YEAR RESOLUTIONS IS MAKE THEM!...


"Many people look forward to the new year for a new start on old habits."—Author Unknown

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

"I made no resolutions for the New Year. The habit of making plans, of criticizing, sanctioning and molding my life, is too much of a daily event for me." Anaïs Nin


Or how about these funny inspirational quotes:

"The proper behavior all through the holiday season is to be drunk. This drunkenness culminates on New Year's Eve, when you get so drunk you kiss the person you're married to."— P.J. O'Rourke

"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."— Mark Twain



Common new year resolutions - what I say...

Making new year resolutions - what's that all about then!

  • Are we serious as human beings, with our list of common new year resolutions, to actually make a positive difference to our lives?

  • Or are just 'tyre-kicking' because we think it's important to at least kick the tyres - we have to do something, right!

Hmm, well I say 'wrong', actually. And I hope you do too. I hope these free inspirational life quotes, these inspirational quotations, and my thoughts on the most common new year resolutions have left you wanting to genuinely effect positive change this new year...

I hope so. So here's two things to help you achieve your new year resolutions:

  1. Read more about new year resolutions you'd like to keep!

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