New Year's consideration
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A few quotes from famous and infamous sources to give readers food for thought to start the year:

“All our dreams can come true,

if we have the courage to pursue them.”

Walt Disney

“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

“Resolution: To tolerate fools more gladly, provided this does not encourage them to take up more of my time.”

James Agate

“Write it on your heart that every day

is the best day in the year.” 

Ralph Waldo Emerson

“For last year’s words belong to last year’s language

and next year’s words await another voice.”

T.S. Eliot

“Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come.

We have only today. Let us begin.”

Mother Teresa

“Come, gentlemen, I hope we drink down all unkindness.”

William Shakespeare

“The future belongs to those who believe in

the beauty of their dreams.”

Eleanor Roosevelt

“Life is like riding a bicycle.

To keep your balance, you must keep moving.”

Albert Einstein

“Youth is when you’re allowed to stay up late on

New Year’s Eve. Middle age is when you’re forced to.”

Bill Vaughn

“New Year’s Eve, where auld acquaintance be forgot!

Unless, of course, those tests come back positive.”

Jay Leno

“Let our New Year’s resolution be this:

We will be there for one another as fellow members of

humanity, in the finest sense of the word.”

Goran Persson

“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

“One resolution I have made, and try always to keep, is this: to rise above the little things.”

John Burroughs

“What the New Year brings to you will depend a great deal on what you bring to the New Year.”

Vern McLellan

“Follow your passions, believe in karma, and you won’t have to chase your dreams; they will come to you.”

Randy Pausch

“All of us every single year, we’re a different person.

I don’t think we’re the same person all our lives.”

Steven Spielberg

 “If you asked me for my New Year resolution,

it would be to find out who I am.”

Cyril Cusack

“I would say happy New Year, but it’s not happy; it’s exactly the same as last year except colder.”

Robert Clark
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