8 New Year's Resolutions We Make AND Break (Almost Immediately) Every Year!

This year I'll write a book, visit Mars, make a peace pact with aliens....or maybe next year.

Most Popular
GIF

Somebody very wise, or probably not, said that "...resolutions are made to be broken.." or maybe it was about rules, or maybe promises?...Basically something was made so that it could be broken!

Every New Year's we vow to ourself that we will achieve something in the coming year that we haven't been able to in the year that has gone by.

Here are 8 New Year's resolutions that almost everyone makes AND breaks after less than a week into the new year!

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below

1) Lose weight and get fit.

Basically my resolution since forever, and one look at a gorgeous KitKat lying innocently somewhere and that resolution is out of the window.

2) Learn something new.

So had I stuck to my past resolutions then I'd have been a master linguist or probably a big show-off but in several languages. Each year I vow that I would learn a new 'something', a language or a skill, and the results are always the same. By the end of the year, the only Italian word I know is 'pasta', and the only guitar I know how to play is the invisible, air kind.

Most Popular

3) Save money.

One look at sale at Crossword and I am out. 

4) Quit _____________.

I've known SO many people who have sworn to quit something in their New Year's resolution list. It can be to quit smoking, quit lying or, in my case, quit believing that Shah Rukh Khan is in love with me.

5) Eat healthier.

This is basically a part of the resolution to 'get fit' and all it takes is usually a reminder of JUST how wonderful a KitKat is to toss that one right out of the window.

6) Get organized.

This basically applies to people who are not organized (in case that wasn't obvious). Every year I tell myself that I would be more organized at life, and for a week I do manage to pull it off, but it's just not natural to have things where they're supposed to be, right?

7) Travel to new places.

Something or the other will always come in between your plan to explore new and exotic places, be it work, family, money or something. But this is one of the resolution that is broken the most, after 'promises to join the gym'.

8) Be less stressed.

I am already stressed at my list of resolutions for the next year, so basically this one is a goner from the beginning.

We know that making resolutions is as pointless as hoping that Shah Rukh Khan would show up at your door a la Richard Gere from Pretty Woman, but each New Year's eve we make a list again because that's what NEw Year's is all about. Hope. Hope that Shah Rukh Khan would...no? OK!

What are your New Year's resolutions this time?

Follow Salva on Twitter and Instagram

GIF
Related Article
GIF
Related Article

What do you think?

Life
Share
5 Early Warning Signs of Breast Cancer EVERY Girl Needs to Look Out For
It's Breast Cancer Awareness month, so make sure you recognise the signs before it's too late.
Life
Share
13 Genius Ways to Ignore 1000+ Calories From Your Diet Every Day!
Small changes, BIG difference!
Life
Share
These are the Best Tricks For Lazy People to Lose Weight
Want the benefits of a vigorous fitness workout without having to spend hours exercising?
GIF
Life
Share
5 Easy Home Exercises For Bigger Boobs
Throw those padded bras away!
Life
Share
These Strapless Undies Are Just Utterly Bizarre
"They're the answer to panty lines," the company says. "Yikes," the world replies.
GIF
Life
Share
14 Snoring Remedies That Actually Work
One in 10 Americans say that snoring has hurt their relationships. Don't be one of them.
Life
Share
10 Things to Do If You Want to Lose Weight From Dieting
Bonus: the gifs are gold!
Life
Share
8 Interesting, Little-Known Things You Didn't Know About Pubic Hair
What lies beneath...
Life
Share
So This Is Why Your Period Blood Smells
You know you've wondered.
Life
Share
5 Moves to Make Your Breasts Look Perkier
And give your bra some support.