Ancient records show that New Year Resolutions were made by ancient Babylonians some 4,000 years ago.
Even now, people around the world follow the tradition of resolving to do better in the New Year with health resolutions ranking high up together with making better financial decisions, and being happier.
People also follow the tradition of checking out what their favorite celebrity actor, musician, or personality have declared to be their own New Year Resolutions.
As we welcome 2018, GoodNewsPilipinas looks at the declared resolutions of some of the country’s more famous celebrities in the hope that we all find inspiration with their subsequent plans and actions to have a better, more positive year.
Check out the list for your fave LODI’s 2018 New Year Resolution as curated by PhilNews:
1. BEA ALONZO
“My New Year’s resolution would be to try to get over my fear of ghosts. I will try.”
2. MAJA SALVADOR
“Yearly ko itong New Year’s resolution kasi hindi ko siya natutupad, ‘yung makapag-church every Sunday. Minsan kasi talaga sa schedule, pero kahit hindi ako nakakapag-church every Sunday mini-make sure ko na hindi ko nakakalimutan si God.”
3. ANGELICA PANGANIBAN
“Gusto ko makapag-travel pa ako.”
4. JOLINA MAGDANGAL
“My New Year’s resolution is to eat more healthy food para sa darating na baby.”
5. KARLA ESTRADA
“Less worry or less stress mula sa kasama ko sa trabaho.”
6. BOY ABUNDA
“Ang New Year’s resolution sana ay mas consistent ang aking exercise. I’d like to spend more time with my mother. Sana ay iwasan na ‘yung mga hindi masyadong kailangang ginagawa na ginagawa pa rin hanggang ngayon. I just want to be a better person.”
7. ZANJOE MARUDO
“Mas mag-e-exercise na ako and kakain ng madami.”
8. KISSES DELAVIN
“Matulog nang maaga. Kailangan kong matulog nang maaga. Nagmamakaawa na ang eyebags ko.”
9. MCCOY DE LEON
“Mas magtipid at maging healthy, kasi sa work palaging may sakit. Palaging maging consistent magmisa.”
10. MARIS RACAL
“Unang-una, iinom na ako ng tubig every day, kasi may mga days na hindi ako umiinom ng tubig. Gusto kong maging adventurous. Gusto kong mag-camping, lumabas, mag-hike, run, basta gusto ko lang mag-explore.”
11. JAMESON BLAKE
“Work harder, improve the craft, and get better every day… Become a better person.”