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Resolution Quotes

Every solution breeds new problems.

Author: Arthur Bloch


Those who resolve to conquer or die, are rarely conquered.

Author: Pierre Coneille


Resolve to perform what you ought; perform without fail what you resolve.

Author: Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

Profession: American Scientist, Publisher, Diplomat

Sudden resolutions, like the sudden rise of mercury in a barometer, indicate little else than the variability of the weather.

Author: David Hare (1947)

Profession: British Playwright, Director

Precious beyond price are good resolutions. Valuable beyond price are good feelings.

Author: H. R. Haweis


We have more ability than will power, and it is often an excuse to ourselves that we imagine that things are impossible.

Author: Francois De La Rochefoucauld (1613-1680)

Profession: French Classical Writer

Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.

Author: Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)

Profession: Sixteenth President of the USA

It is always during a passing state of mind that we make lasting resolutions.

Author: Marcel Proust (1871-1922)

Profession: French Novelist

Necessity of action takes away the fear of the act, and makes bold resolution the favorite of fortune.

Author: Francis Quarles (1592-1644)

Profession: British Poet

For I am full of spirit and resolve to meet all perils very constantly.

Author: William Shakespeare (1564-1616)

Profession: British Poet, Playwright, Actor

Who is so firm that can't be seduced?

Author: William Shakespeare (1564-1616)

Profession: British Poet, Playwright, Actor

Either I will find a way, or I will make one.

Author: Sir Philip Sidney (1554-1586)

Profession: British Author, Courtier

Clothe with life the weak intent, let me be the thing I meant.

Author: John Greenleaf Whittier (1807-1892)

Profession: American Poet, Reformer, Author