It’s almost time to usher in 2011 and while you’re finalizing your outfit choice and party plans, take a minute to be inspired and laugh a little with some New Years quotes. What have you got to lose?
Check out the New Years quotes after the jump!
What did 2010 hold for you? Whether it was full of promise and new beginnings or just a year you’d like to forget, these quotes will help you to see 2011 in a positive light. There’s nothing like a good quote to lift your mood, so here are a few New Years quotes to inspire.
NEW YEAR’S QUOTES:
‘Be always at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let each new year find you a better man.’
- Benjamin Franklin
“For last year’s words belong to last year’s language
And next year’s words await another voice.
And to make an end is to make a beginning.”
- T.S. Eliot, “Little Gidding”
“We will open the book. Its pages are blank. We are going to put words on them ourselves. The book is called Opportunity and its first chapter is New Year’s Day.”
- Edith Lovejoy Pierce
“Year’s end is neither an end nor a beginning but a going on, with all the wisdom that experience can instill in us.”
- Hal Borland
“Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right.”
- Oprah Winfrey
FUNNY NEW YEAR’S QUOTES:
Here are some funny New Year’s quotes that will guarantee a chuckle.
“People are so worried about what they eat between Christmas and the New Year, but they really should be worried about what they eat between the New Year and Christmas.”
- Author Unknown
“New Year’s Eve, where auld acquaintance be forgot. Unless, of course, those tests come back positive.”
- Jay Leno
“The proper behavior all through the holiday season is to be drunk. This drunkenness culminates on New Year’s Eve, when you get so drunk you kiss the person you’re married to.”
- P.J. O’Rourke
“Youth is when you’re allowed to stay up late on New Year’s Eve. Middle age is when you’re forced to.”
- Bill Vaughan