Quotes for the New Year

The New Year comes with resolutions made which are soon abandoned by many of us within weeks, even days of the start of a brand New Year. Still we try. Perhaps a better route is to consider some realistic expectations and find some “life-nuggets” to nudge us along. So here goes….Quotes for the New Year:

Expecting the world to treat you fairly because you are a good person is a little like expecting the bull not to attack you because you’re a vegetarian.
– Dennis Wholey

Learn to…be what you are, and learn to resign with a good grace all that you are not.
– Henri Frederic Amiel Quotes for the New Year. images with text celebrating the New Year

Never let go of that fiery sadness called desire. – Patti Smith

Don’t let other people tell you what you want. – Pat Riley

“Why,” a seventy-six-year-old woman was asked, “are you seeking therapy at your age?” Reflecting on both her losses and her hopes, she answered, “Doctor, all I’ve got left is my future.”
– Judith Viorst

My mother said to me, “If you become a soldier, you’ll be a general, if you become a monk, you’ll end up as the pope.” Instead, I became a painter and wound up as Picasso.
– Pablo Picasso

Have a Grand, Safe and Prosperous New Year!

Kevin Lee


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