40 New Year Wishes for Everyone in Your Life

Help the most important people in your life ring in 2022 with love and kindness by sharing these New Year wishes with them.

New Year’s is a time to reflect on the previous year and celebrate the arrival of a new one. It’s also a time to share hopeful New Year wishes with everyone in your life, including friends, family, coworkers, and neighbors. After all, these are the people you made incredible memories with in 2021 and will likely continue to make memories with in 2022. Show them just how much you care by sharing these encouraging words, New Year’s quotes, and moving messages. You could write them inside a nice card or even say them face-to-face at a fun New Year’s Eve party. And if one of these messages really captures how you’re feeling in the new year, feel free to use it as a nice New Year’s caption on Instagram.

Happy New Year wishes for friends, family, and others in your life

1. May 2022 be your best year yet.

2. I hope 2022 brings you lots of love, laughter, and joy.

3. Wishing you a happy New Year! May it be filled with new adventures and good fortunes.

4. Know that whatever 2022 brings, I’ll be there for you. Can’t wait to see what the coming year holds.

5. The New Year comes and goes, but our bond will last a lifetime. Excited to see what 2022 has in store for us!

6. I’m grateful for all the memories we’ve created this year and the ones we’ll make in the new year.

7. I couldn’t ask for a better person to ring in the New Year with. I have a feeling 2022 will be our best year yet.

9. Out with the old, in with the new. May the New Year bring you prosperity and good fortune.

10. A new year means a new chapter. I hope 2022 is an incredible part of your story.

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11. Embrace the New Year with an open heart and a fierce spirit. Cheers to new horizons!

12. Happy New Year! Here’s to a year of good health, lots of love, and plenty of laughter.

13. The past year was one for the books. I can’t wait to see what adventures await us in 2022!

14. I can’t thank you enough for sticking with me this year. Let’s make 2022 one to remember.

15. Thank you for being my inspiration and motivation today and every day. I can’t wait to spend 2022 in your warm glow.

16. Happy New Year—may you have good health, good experiences, and good company.

17. 2022 is your year, I can feel it. Cheers to a new year and new opportunities!

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Biblical New Year wishes

18. May God bless you with a safe, healthy, and joyous New Year.

19. Let the Lord guide you to great things in 2022.

20. As 2 Corinthians 5:17 says, “Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old has gone, the new is here!”

21. Your path for 2022 is blessed by God. May He help light the way to prosperity and peace.

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22. God’s grace will continue to be with you in the New Year.

23. With a new year approaching, remember Jeremiah 29:11: “‘For I know the plans I have for you,’ declares the Lord, ‘plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.'”

24. God bless you and your loved ones as you head into 2022.

25. Proverbs 23:18 says, “There is surely a future hope for you, and your hope will not be cut off.” Have a blessed and bountiful 2022!

26. Glory be to God and your loved ones in the New Year and beyond.

27. Proverbs 16:9 tells us that “in his heart, a man plans his course, but the Lord determines his steps.” May God’s path bring you happiness in the New Year.

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Short New Year wishes

28. Cheers to the New Year!

29. Wishing you a happy and healthy 2022.

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30. May love and laughter fill your New Year.

31. Here’s to 2022!

32. 2022, here we come!

33. Cheers to a new year filled with new memories.

34. I hope the New Year brings you endless joy.

35. Bring on 2022!

36. Celebrating a new year and new beginnings.

37. Let’s make the most out of 2022.

38. New year, new us. 2022, here we come!

39. 2022 will be our year. Let’s do this.

40. Ringing in 2022 with the best of the best. Cheers!

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Kelly Kuehn
Kelly Kuehn is an associate editor for Reader’s Digest covering entertainment, trivia and history. When she’s not writing you can find her watching the latest and greatest movies, listening to a true crime podcast (or two), blasting ‘90s music and hiking with her dog, Ryker, throughout the Finger Lakes.