New Year's Inspirational Quotes

… And just like that, it’s a new year! Now that 2020 has officially begun, we’re here to assure that it’s the best 365 days ever. Here’s the thing, though, just because it’s a new decade, doesn’t mean you’re feeling like a new you. Sometimes, it takes some truly empowering words to embrace a better lifestyle.

With that, we’ve rounded up a handful of the best inspirational New Year’s quotes we could find. For instance, American inventor Charles Kettering once said, “Every time you tear a leaf off a calendar, you present a new place for new ideas,” and if that’s not the best way to embrace the days ahead, we don’t know what is. Keep reading for more!

“New year: a new chapter, new verse or just the same old story? Ultimately, we write it. The choice is ours.” – Alex Morritt, author

“Each year’s regrets are envelopes in which messages of hope are found for the new year.” – John R. Dallas Jr., author

“With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.” – Eleanor Roosevelt, former First Lady of the United States

“The new year stands before us, like a chapter in a book, waiting to be written.” – Melody Beattie, author 

“Whatever it is you’re scared of doing, do it. Make your mistakes next year and forever.” – Neil Gaiman, author 

New Year's Inspirational Quotes

“What the new year brings to you will depend a great deal on what you bring to the new year.” – Vern McLellan, author

“Take a leap of faith and begin this wondrous new year by believing.” – Sarah Ban Breathnach, author

“Tomorrow is the first blank page of a 365-page book. Write a good one.” – Brad Paisley, singer-songwriter

“And suddenly you know: It’s time to start something new and trust the magic of beginnings.” – Meister Eckhart, theologian

“Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson, essayist

Cheers to another year, everyone! If you’re ever uncertain of your path in 2020, be sure to remind yourself of the messages above. You’ve got this.