50 New Year's Resolutions To Live By In 2019

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Plus the best motivational quotes to help keep you on track all year long.

A new year is just around the corner, meaning it's time to choose what resolutions to live by in 2019. New Year's resolutions are the perfect opportunity to set goals and (hopefully) achieve them and these quotes will keep you right on track with your resolution of choice.

The holiday season is when many look back on the past 365 days and evaluate what they have accomplished and what they want to change in the upcoming year. 

It is a known fact that 80 percent of New Year's resolutions fail, but this year it's time to leave the failing to others. Let 2019 be your year!



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Be careful when selecting resolutions to live by. Don't set goals you know you won't be able to reach. Instead, focus on small, yet impactful changes you can work on daily. Your resolution of choice could be as simple as starting beginning the day with an kind thought or as tough as a new personal record, but it needs to be attainable

If you ever feel you are losing motivation to work toward your goal or just need to be inspired to make 2019 your best year so far, look no further — we've got the quotes for you.


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These quotes are inspiring and makes you feel optimistic, which is how we all want to begin a new year. Whether you need motivation to workout consistently, take your relationship to the next level, or finish a new project at work, these quotes will remind you to keep your head up. You've got this!

Check out these 50 New Year's resolutions to live by in 2019.


1. Go on more adventures.

"This year I just wanna go on more adventures. Be around good energy. Connect with people. Learn new things. Grow." — Anonymous


2. It's never to late to reinvent yourself.

"You are never too old to reinvent yourself."  — Steve Harvey


3. Start now.

"The secret of getting ahead is getting started."  — Unknown


4. Find out who you are.

"If you asked me for my new year resolution, it would be to find out who I am."  — Cyril Cusack


5. Don't forget to be happy with what you have.

"Be happy with what you have while working for what you want." —​ Unknown


6. Be busy loving your life.

"Be so busy loving your life that you have no time for hate, regret or fear." — Unknown


7. Be structured AND flexible.

"This year, be structured enough for success and achievement and flexible enough for creativity and fun."  — Taylor Duvall


8. Don't be afraid of failure.

Failure is not the opposite of success. It is part of success." — Unknown


9. If you can't change it, change your attitude.

"If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude."  —​ Maya Angelou


10. This is your sign.

"If you're waiting for a sign, this is it." — Unknown


11. Rise above the little things.

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


12. Approach the new year with resolve.

"Approach the new year with resolve to find the opportunities hidden in each new day."  — Michael Josephson


13. It all depends on what YOU bring to the new year.

"What the new year brings to you will depend a great deal on what you bring to the new year."  — Vern McLellan


14. Many people would try to tell you that you can't; prove them wrong.

"There are so many people out there who will tell you you can't. What you've got to do is turn around and say 'watch me.'" — Unknown


15. Do your best.

"Don't complain. Just work harder." — Unknown


16. Start now.

"Remove 'shoulds' from your vocabulary this year. Start your journey of self-love now."  — Kelly Martin


17. Don't give up.

"It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop." —​ Unknown


18. Do something that your future self will be proud of.

"Do something today that your future self will thank you for."  — Unknown


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19. Accept the challenge.

"If it doesn't challenge you, it won't change you." — Unknown


20. Get out of your comfort zone.

"Scared? Good. We don't grow when we stay inside our comfort zone."  — Unknown


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21. Be ready to face the tough situations.

"When life puts you in tough situations, don't say 'why me' say 'try me.'"  — Unknown


22. You just have to take the first step.

"You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step."  — Martin Luther King


23. Don't hold yourself back.

"Get out of your own way." — Unknown


24. Believe in yourself.

"Believe in yourself & you will be unstoppable." — Unknown


25. Quitting won't help.

"It's a slow process, but quitting won't speed it up." — Unknown


26. Kindness is free.

"Kindness is free, sprinkle that stuff everywhere." — Unknown


27. You need to hustle.

"Good things come to those who hustle." — Unknown

 


28. Take one day at a time.

"You're not going to master the rest of your life in one day. Just relax. Master the day. Then just keep doing that every day." — Unknown


29. Remember why you started.

"When you feel like quitting, think about why you started." — Unknown


30. Work on yourself at all times.

"Addicted to bettering myself." — Unknown


31. You should do it no matter how difficult it is.

"If something is important enough, even if the odds are against you, you still do it." —​ Elon Musk


32. Get up more times than you fall.

"Falling down is an accident, staying down is a choice." — Unknown


33. You are what you do.

"You are what you do, not what you say you'll do." — Unknown


34. Take the steps necessary to achieve your goals.

"A dream written down with a date becomes a goal. A goal broken down into steps becomes a plan. A plan backed by action becomes reality." — Unknown


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35. Don't ignore your potential.

"Don't ignore your own potential." — Unknown


36. Never stop learning.

"Never stop learning, because life never stops teaching."  — Unknown


37. Tomorrow is a new day.

"Life is too short to start your day with broken pieces of yesterday, it will definitely destroy your wonderful today and ruin your great tomorrow." — Unknown


38. Use the future as motivation.

"The past is your lesson. The present is your gift. The future is your motivation." — Unknown


39. Do what scares you.

"Be afraid and do it anyway." — Unknown


40. Grow in silence.

"Don't tell people your plans. Show them your results." — Unknown


41. Stop worrying.

"Worrying does not take away tomorrow's troubles, it takes away today's peace." — Unknown


42. You're only human.

"Don't forget that you're human. It's okay to have a melt down. Just don't unpack and live there. Cry it out and then refocus on where you are headed." —​ Unknown


43. Avoid negative people.

"Stay away from negative people, they have a problem for every solution." —​ Albert Einstein


44. Listen to your gut.

"Don't let the noise of other opinions drown your inner voice." —​ Steve Jobs


45. Work toward your goals every day.

"Do something every day that brings you closer to your goals." — Unknown


46. Make a pledge to not underestimate yourself.

'Never underestimate yourself." —​ Unknown


47. Don't be afraid to try something new.

"Never be afraid to try something new, because life gets boring when you stay within the limits of what you already know." —​ Unknown


48. You are enough.

"Reminder: You are strong. You are capable. You are enough." — Unknown


49. Baby steps are still steps.

"Reminder: Baby steps deserve applause." — Unknown


50. Don't forget to be gentle with yourself.

"A reminder: Be gentle with yourself, you're doing the best you can." —​ Unknown


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