These are twelve big resolutions that I think might be meaningful whatever those hopes are. I've chosen a photo (11 great ones from the web and one of mine. Photo above by Florian Klauer) for each resolution, coupled with some wise words from people you might know. Are you ready?
"I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious." - Albert Einstein
|Photo by Allyson Souza|
#2 Stop being afraid."Ultimately we know deeply that the other side of every fear is freedom." - Marilyn Ferguson
|Photo from knigh-t via Apoteka|
#3 Prioritize your health.
"The way you think, the way you behave, the way you eat, can influence your life by 30 to 50 years." - Deepak Chopra
|Photo by Dominik Martin|
#4 Value rest.
"A good laugh and a long sleep are the best cures in the doctor's book." - Irish Proverb
|Photo from the post We Are Not The Same.|
"We shall not cease from exploration, and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time." - T.S. Eliot
|Photo by Jeremy Barniaud via Modern Day Hemingway|
"Together with a culture of work, there must be a culture of leisure as gratification. To put it another way; people who work must take the time to relax, to be with their families, to enjoy themselves, read, listen to music, play a sport." - Pope Francis
|Photo by thewholesomehandbook via Ignite Light|
"You can't forgive without loving. And I don't mean sentimentality. I don't mean mush. I mean having enough courage to stand up and say, 'I forgive. I'm finished with it.'" - Maya Angelou
|Photo by alexandersattler|
#8 Own your style.
"Fashion is about dressing according to what's fashionable. Style is more about being yourself." - Oscar de la Renta
|Photo via Be as you wish to seem|
#9 Embrace your flaws.
#10 Get organized.
#11 Seek simplicity.
"We have lost contact with reality, the simplicity of life." - Paulo Coelho
|Photo from Be as you wish to seem|
#12 Love more.
"For small creatures such as we the vastness is bearable only through love." - Carl Sagan
|Photo by Jeff Luker via Brother Stories|
And thanks for reading.