The best quotes to inspire a fresh start this 2019

Sarah Salmon

Sunday, 30 December 2018

The frivolous fun of festive delights have drawn to a close and it's time to make a toast to 2018 (finally!) and welcome the arrival of another new year!


Whether it's to change the direction your sails are heading, say yes to new adventures or simply to stick to your resolutions for more than two weeks, 2019 marks the chance to start afresh and try again!

It's time to turn the page and begin writing a new chapter, enter a new phase and treasure new experiences.

So if you're stalling on picking up your pen and writing a new life adventure, here are our favourite inspirational quotes to help kick off the new year right!

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"Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties."

- Helen Keller


"Take a leap of faith and begin this wondrous new year by believing."

- Sarah Ban Breathnach

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"Every time you tear a leaf off a calendar, you present a new place for new ideas."

- Charles Kettering


"Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new year find you a better man."

- Benjamin Franklin 


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"The new year stands before us, like a chapter in a book, waiting to be written."

- Melody Beattie


"For last year's words belong to last year's language, And next year's words await another voice."

- T.S. Eliot


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

- Cavett Robert


"I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past."

- Thomas Jefferson


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"Stay committed to your decisions, but stay flexible in your approach."

- Tony Robbins 


"You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream."

- C.S. Lewis


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"Celebrate what you want to see more of."

- Tom Peters


"With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts."

- Eleanor Roosevelt 

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"To succeed in life, you need three things: a wishbone, a backbone, and a funny bone."

- Reba McEntire


"Wherever life plants you, bloom with grace."

- Unknown


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"You do not find the happy life. You make it."

- Camilla Eyring Kimball


"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."

- William Shakespeare


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"Life is a series of baby steps."

- Hoda Kotb


"If you don't like the road you're walking, start paving another one."

- Dolly Parton


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"One day or day one. It's your decision."

- Unknown


"The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams."

- Oprah Winfrey


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"Nothing can dim the light that shines from within."

- Maya Angelou


"No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world."

- Robin Williams


About our Community Expert


Sarah Salmon

Digital Marketing Executive

With a background in social media management and editorial writing for jewellery and gemological education, Sarah is the Digital Marketing Executive at Opogo.

Sarah has extensive experience in facilitating the sourcing of industry research, editing copy, writing web content and utilising social media to secure an ever-growing social audience.

Sarah is the voice of Opogo across all our social channels.

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