Before You Make New Resolutions.

Before you make new resolutions, decide what you really want for yourself. Before you make new resolutions, think about what you are willing to give up to achieve success.

Before you make new resolutions, make friends with people who can push you further.

Before you make new resolutions, be prepared to get pushed down, stepped on, and made fun of.

Before you make new resolutions, determine to do whatever it takes for as long as it takes.

Before you make new resolutions, have a plan in place to actually get things done.

Before you make new resolutions, push past your own fears and past failures -- and dream big.

Before you make new resolutions, ignore other people's expectations for you.

Before you make new resolutions, ask yourself if you're truly willing to do the hard things you need to do.

Before you make new resolutions, make up your mind that your goal is worth the effort it's going to require.

Before you make new resolutions, decide to toughen up your mind, your body, and your spending habits.

Before you make new resolutions, get honest about how you handled the old ones from last year.

Before you make new resolutions, be deliberate about avoiding the negative people who will hold you back.

Before you make new resolutions, stop blaming other people for your own past failures.

Before you make new resolutions, take the time to prepare for everything you didn't think was important in the past.

Before you make new resolutions, plan to exceed your expectations for yourself.

Before you make new resolutions, fix your bad attitude, your bad financial habits, and your bad health.

Before you make new resolutions, fight for the opportunity to make your mark on the universe no matter what you choose.

Before you make new resolutions, be prepared to make every moment matter until you get to where you want to be.