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
Staggering New Year New Start quotations
You can't go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending.
Do not lose hold of your dreams or aspirations.
For if you do, you may still exist but you have ceased to live.
The secret of getting ahead is getting started
For what it's worth: it's never too late to be whoever you want to be. I hope you live a life you're proud of, and, if you find that you're not, I hope you have the strength to start over.
Every year on your birthday, you get a chance to start new.
A time comes when you need to stop waiting for the man you want to become and start being the man you want to be.
Every new beginning comes from some other beginning's end.
New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.
If all you can do is crawl, start crawling.
Whether we want them or not, the New Year will bring new challenges;
whether we seize them or not, the New year will bring new opportunities.
Every man should be born again on the first day of January.
Start with a fresh page. Take up one hole more in the buckle if necessary, or let down one, according to circumstances; but on the first of January let every man gird himself once more, with his face to the front, and take no interest in the things that were and are past.
When you start seeing your worth, you'll find it harder to stay around people who don't.
Peril, loneliness, an uncertain future, are not oppressive evils, so long as the frame is healthy and the faculties are employed; so long, especially, as Liberty lends us her wings, and Hope guides us by her star.
People are capable, at any time in their lives, of doing what they dream of.
When I started out as a music journalist, at the end of the 1980s, it was generally assumed that we were living through the lamest music era the world would ever see. But those were also the years when hip-hop exploded, beatbox disco soared, indie rock took off, and new wave invented a language of teen angst.
Be willing to walk alone. Many who started with you won't finish with you.
New Year's Day. A fresh start. A new chapter in life waiting to be written. New questions to be asked, embraced, and loved. Answers to be discovered and then lived in this transformative year of delight and self-discovery. Today carve out a quiet interlude for yourself in which to dream, pen in hand. Only dreams give birth to change.
I got Sonny up to Harlem, and we started street playin' in New York.
We did that for three or four years and survived. We brought it back to the streets again.
Every man should be born again on the first day of January. Start with a fresh page
Be patient with yourself, nothing in nature blooms all year.
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I love the big fresh starts, the clean slates like birthdays and new years, but I also really like the idea that we can get up every morning and start over.
You can communicate to a new cybercity.
.. This will be the ideal home server. Did you see the movie The Matrix? Same interface. Same concept. Starting from next year, you can jack into The Matrix!
Maturity is when you stop complaining and making excuses, and start making changes.
A new chapter in life waiting to be written. New questions to be asked, embraced, and loved.
My New Year's Resolution List usually starts with the desire to lose between ten and three thousand pounds.
The secret to living the life of your dreams is to START living the life of your dreams.
When the past calls, let it go to voicemail. It has nothing new to say.
Begin today. Declare out loud to the universe that you are willing to let go of struggle and eager to learn through joy.
The end is where we start from.
Don't go into the new year holding a grudge from last year.
Leave the hurts and disappointments behind.
Stop being afraid of what could go wrong, and start being excited of what could go right.
You raze the old to raise the new.
Marshal Petain's Vichy regime looked like that new start.
A couple of years later, it wasn't so evident that he was going to be able to protect them from German extortions, and it didn't look so much as though they had won the war, either. And so by '43, a lot of people are shifting sides.
I’ve spent too many years explaining who and what I am repeatedly, so as of this moment I officially secede from both races. I plan to start my own separate nation. Because I am half Ojibway and half Caucasian, we will be called the Occasions. And of course, since I’m founding the new nation, I will be a Special Occasion.
If you're brave enough to say goodbye, life will reward you with a new hello.
Stop worrying about growing old. And think about growing up.
He who breaks a resolution is a weakling; He who makes one is a fool.
For instance, let us say that a new stock has been listed in the last two or three years and its high was 20, or any other figure, and that such a price was made two or three years ago. If something favorable happens in connection with the company, and the stock starts upward, usually it is safe play to buy the minute it touches a brand new high.
When you give up remember why you started.
I grew up in New York, in the Village, and I started going to Stella Adler pretty young. I was 13 or 14 years old. But I was also really shy when I was growing up.
I didnt start doing graffiti until two years after I got to New York.
Jean Michel Basquiat was one of my main inspirations for doing graffiti. For a year I didnt know who Jean Michel was, but I knew his work.
The object of a New Year is not that we should have a new year.
It is that we should have a new soul and a new nose; new feet, a new backbone, new ears, and new eyes. Unless a particular man made New Year resolutions, he would make no resolutions. Unless a man starts afresh about things, he will certainly do nothing effective.
This is an early digital photograph for me.
I started shooting digital some 10 years ago. I had been using Kodachrome for decades, but digital techniques offered me many new possibilities and incredible flexibility. It stimulated creation.
A carriage will start from Washington in the morning, the passengers will breakfast at Baltimore, dine at Philadelphia, and sup in New York the same day.... Engines will drive boats 10 or 12 miles an hour, and there will be hundreds of steamers running on the Mississippi, as predicted years ago.