How many of you make New Year’s Resolutions? Online research says they don’t yield high success rates. We’re great at making them, riding high on all the wishes, hopes and dreams for the New Year with the best intentions, but sticking it out long term, is where we falter.
Journaling is a secret weapon in goal setting and achieving. There is power in the words you scribe. They solidify thoughts in achieving your wishes, hopes, and dreams. Let’s take some inspirational juju from the quotes below and allow our writing to bubble up tangible resolutions to make anytime throughout 2017. Cheers and Happy New Year to you all!
Copy these quotes in your journal and allow yourself to write in response to them.
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
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year. –Ralph Waldo Emerson
Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right. –Oprah Winfrey
The secret of getting ahead is getting started. –Mark Twain
Fortune favors the bold. –Latin Proverb
A wise [person] wishes to be no one’s enemy; a wise [person] refuses to be anyone’s victim. –Maya Angelou
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence. –Helen Keller