As another year and semester roll in, it’s natural to ponder the past and possibilities for the future – and it’s not too late to make a change for the better. If you’ve been having trouble coming up with a good resolution, take a look at these inspiring ideas from your fellow Temple Owls.
“I need to take care of reading what’s assigned before class so I can be more interactive in class. I would have learned a lot more if I did that.”
“If I would change anything about my lifestyle this semester, it would probably be not to try to take on so many responsibilities in the course of just one
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“This semester, I hope that when I plan something, I follow through. And hopefully with that, efficiently get more work done.”
“My resolution this year is to make others happy, because by focusing on others instead of only myself, I can help make Temple better one person at a time.
“For the new semester and new year, I want to be more positive about everything and to try to attract the positive things around me.”
“My resolution is to quit smoking [cigarettes]. It was also my New Year’s resolution last year, but I’m keeping it the same for this year.”
“I want to get more motivated this semester. I need to be honest with myself in terms of putting the time into my studies.”
“Specifically, I didn’t show up to class on time. Overall, it just didn’t fare well with me. It made me more unmotivated to show up for class at all. For the new semester, I hope to give it a bit more effort.”
“My New Year’s resolution is to get healthier in all ways you can be healthy. I’d also like to go after some of my dreams.”
“I think my problem was being realistic. When I had to work 12-hour shifts during the week, I knew I wasn’t going to make my 8:40. What’s going to happen this semester? I’m not going to take any 8:40s.”
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