New Year Quotes to Inspire and Entertain

January 1, 2018

Happy New Year from Salonpas.  To celebrate the start of 2018, we share some of our favorite quotes which inspire, enlighten and entertain:

“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,  American author, political activist, and lecturer and first deaf-blind person to earn a bachelor of arts degree.

“The new year stands before us, like a chapter in a book, waiting to be written. We can help write that story by setting goals.” –  Melody Beattie, American author of self-help books.

“Hope smiles from the threshold of the year to come, whispering, ‘It will be happier.’” – Alfred Lord Tennyson, Poet Laureate of Great Britain and Ireland.

“I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes, then you are making new things, trying new things, learning, living, pushing yourself, changing yourself, changing your world. You’re doing things you’ve never done before, and more importantly, you’re doing something.” –  Neil Gaiman, English author.

“An optimist stays up until midnight to see the New Year in. A pessimist stays up to make sure the old year leaves.”  Bill Vaughn, American Columnist & Author.

“New Year’s Day… now is the accepted time to make your regular annual good resolutions. Next week you can begin paving hell with them as usual.” — Mark Twain, American author & humorist.

“May all your troubles last as long as your New Year’s resolutions!” — Joey Adams, American comedian

We spend January 1 walking through our lives, room by room, drawing up a list of work to be done, cracks to be patched. Maybe this year, to balance the list, we ought to walk through the rooms of our lives…not looking for flaws, but for potential.” — Ellen Goodman, American journalist.