58+ Best Middle School Quotes: Exclusive Selection

A middle school is an educational stage which exists in some countries, providing education between primary school and secondary school. Profoundly inspirational middle school quotes will encourage growth in life, make you wiser and broaden your perspective.

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Famous Middle School Quotes

I’ve never run into a person who yearns for their middle school days. Jeff Kinney

Perhaps what matters when all is said and done is not who puts us down but who picks us up. Kate DiCamillo

Nothing could be as hard as middle school. Zooey Deschanel

The halls were empty. Charlotte had missed the first bell and would be late, again. Her homeroom teacher would ask her for an excuse and she would say, Overwhelming feeling of dread. That was going to go over nicely. Anne Ursu

Teaching middle school is an adventure not a job. Angela K. Bennett

I have been told by the third grade teacher that my daughter Poppet is reading at middle school level. Yet if I leave Poppet a note in block letters telling her to feed the dogs I will come home to find the dogs have been given a swim in the above-ground pool, dressed in tutus, provided with hair weaves. What I will not find is that the dogs have been fed. ‘I thought you wanted me to free the dogs, says Poppet whose school district is not spending quite what D.C.’s is, thanks to voter rejection of the last school bond referendum. P.J. O’Rourke

Middle school is kind of like Middle earth. Kimberly Dana

In seventh grade, false feelings and false faces are the rule. Samantha Abeel

Middle school, I believe, are some of the hardest years of school I have gone through and I’m hoping they will be the hardest, because I can’t see how I’ll get through other ones. Isaiah Brathwaite

Middle School, Griffin repeated. Where did they come up with that, anyway? We’re in the middle of what, exactly? too old for elementary school, but not big enough for high school. So they shove us here. Look around. There’s not an interesting person in sight, just a bunch of clones who want to be like everyone else. James Preller

Middle school has many complex tunnels, some are underground. Alexandra Contreras Montesano

This morning, as Charlotte approached the brick facade of Hartnett, she found herself overcome with a great sense of dread. It hit her with a strange and sudden force, and she had an overwhelming urge to turn back, get into bed and not go out for about three weeks. She stopped in her tracks. The feeling itself was alarming to Charlotte was she sensing something? Something dangerous? And was it something supernatural or just middle school? Sometimes it was hard to tell the difference. Anne Ursu

Middle school is exactly what it sounds like. A mixed up mess of nothing, and yet everything at the same time. Julia Remillard

But the more we all stuck together, the more outside layers fell off, revealing that we all have insecurities, fears, and dreams. And that’s perfectly normal. That’s how God made us. Allyson Kennedy

I was thinking that we all learn by experience, but some of us have to go to summer school. Peter De Vries

It is called middle school and it’s the most fiendish, torturous, and horrible place ever conceived in the darkest corner of man’s mind. M.E. Castle

But the more we all stuck together, the more outside layers fell off, revealing that we all have insecurities, fears, and dreams. And that’s perfectly normal. That’s how God made us. Allyson Kennedy

Being a 13 year old girl is simply the worst experience you can have in life, including all cancers and bear attacks. It is a daily series of betrayal and base humiliations that you must figure out a way to look cute during. Karen Kilgariff

One day middle school will end and become high school and after that it just becomes life. All those things you think are important now won’t be anymore. Diary Of A Wimpy Kid

It was hard to help others if you hadn’t figured out how to help yourself. Elizabeth Atkinson

Describing her first day back in grade school after a long absence, a teacher said, It was like trying to hold 35 corks underwater at the same time. Mark Twain

They had argued a lot, but then suddenly they stopped fighting and began speaking calmly to each other, like they were strangers. That’s when I knew something was really wrong.

Mo eventually explained that she and my father were simply different peas meant to live in separate pods. You would think two adults could figure that out before they got married and had kids. Elizabeth Atkinson

I was a smart kid. I went to private school in middle school and got kicked out. Travis Scott

Search for the possibilities. Let her imagination go. She breathed in deep and focused. M.L. Tarpley

As for middle school, I had a really horrible era of style. I’d only play basketball with the boys during lunch, so I went through a phase of only wearing Lakers uniforms to school that was cute! And then I kind of went through the Puma phase that everyone went through with the sweatsuits, which turned into Juicy Couture sweatsuits. Gigi Hadid

My mom and I have always been really close. She’s always been the friend that was always there. There were times when, in middle school and junior high, I didn’t have a lot of friends. But my mom was always my friend. Always. Taylor Swift

Make good decisions and remember who you are, young Master Jones. He put his bowler back on. You think I’m going to forget who I am? I said. You are entering middle school now, he said. I think it quite likely. Then he opened his door, folded his umbrella, and got inside again. Gary D. Schmidt

Growing up as a kid, in elementary and middle school, I was always getting in trouble. Always getting suspended. I got suspended for 90 days for fighting beginning my freshman year, so I missed Homecoming, and that’s when I turned the page. I went on honor roll and had good grades after that. It was the changing point. Tyron Woodley

Children don’t realize how bad things are. This is their norm. They don’t realize how much of their childhood is being stolen by screens. They simply have no escape. It follows them home. It follows them everywhere. The phone is always on their minds. Texts are constant, often misinterpreted, hurtful, with no visual cues. They take the place of learning how to have genuine conversations. Benjamin Conlon

If anything, we should feel sorry for the people who want us to feel bad about ourselves, because they are the ones struggling for approval. In middle school, bullies tortured other kids because they thought it would make people like them more. Ariana Grande

I had a science teacher in middle school who inspired me simply because she acknowledged me and made me feel that what I had to offer was worthy. Marcia Gay Harden

Middle school’ is used as shorthand for a time when things change. It’s a time a lot of kids feel like they don’t even have one good friend. Rebecca Stead

It’s so vengeful, so middle school, the way they want to boil my entire life down into these two dead girls. Carolyn Kepnes

In middle school, we are all so damn insecure. It was the worst time for me, really destructive, like slapping myself across the face but loving it. Now I have to be an adult and change myself. I have to be a bigger person. Nikki Reed

Friendship changes are common in middle school. Kids even change what they are looking for in friendship and what qualities they are drawn to in friends. Jessica Speer

Nothing could be as hard as middle school. Zooey Deschanel

It is a healthy approach not to expect persons to turn out precisely how you would have wished. Criss Jami

True School’ is one great big reminder. It’s a reminder to everybody in that middle school bracket that was in school when playing hard to get was out. Monie Love

People always talk about how great it is to get older. All I saw were more rules and more adults telling me what I could and couldn’t do, in the name of what’s  good for me. Yeah, well, asparagus is good for me, but it still makes me want to throw up. James Patterson

What is the most important thing one learns in school? Self-esteem, support, and friendship. Terry Williams

So middle school? Awkward. Having a hobby that’s different from everyone else’s? Awkward. Singing the national anthem on weekends instead of going to sleepovers? More awkward. Braces? Awkward. Gain a lot of weight before you hit the growth spurt? Awkward. Frizzy hair, don’t embrace the curls yet? Awkward. Try to straighten it? Awkward! So many phases! Taylor Swift

Teaching middle school is an adventure not a job. Angela K. Bennett

Middle School is about as bad as it gets, and then it gets better. R. J. Palacio

True. The school admin decided that a girls clothes were more important than her education. Svetlana Chmakova

School bells are ringing loud and clear; vacation’s over, school is here. Winifred C. Marshal

There was no point in telling my father. He’d never let me quit after only one day. He couldn’t help me and he’d make some terrible blunder if he tried. Parents are too innocent for the Boschian landscapes of middle school. Karen Joy Fowler

What I’m really addicted to is getting people to understand that if their kids aren’t competent readers coming out of middle school, it’s really going to be hard for them in high school. James Patterson

I didn’t just wake up one morning and think, I’m a boy! It sort of crept up on me and tapped me on the shoulder a few times before I started to pay attention I began to think that the word girl didn’t quite fit me. It was like a shoe that was too small it pinched me. Cat Clarke

It’s well known that many girls have a tendency to dumb down when they’re in middle school. Sally Ride

Middle school is like this endless horror show. Well, maybe not endless, because it ended, but it really burns into your psyche. I don’t care who you are. Becky Albertalli

We don’t stop going to school when we graduate. Carol Burnett

When you don’t have something anymore, you learn to live without it. That’s what my dad told me that first night after he found me sleeping inside a closet underneath a pile of my mom’s clothes. All the different smells of her were still there and the memories were alive even if she wasn’t. I looked up into his face and wondered why would I ever want to learn to live without her? That felt like she really would be gone forever, and I wanted to limp on the broken piece of me so I could feel her there all the time. Alan Silberberg

What make a child gifted and talented may not always be good grades in school, but a different way of looking at the world and learning. Chuck Grassley

It’s not even 8:00 a.m., and I’ve already had my trombone stolen. I fucking hate seventh grade. Kenny Porpora

First day of school, make sure that you know your locker combination. Jordan Francis