96+ Best Quotes For Students: Exclusive Selection

The definition of “student” once was “one who studies something”. To really become a student is to make a commitment to learning. Inspirational quotes for students will brighten up your day and make you feel ready to take on anything.

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Famous Quotes For Students

It’s not about perfect. It’s about effort. Jillian Michaels

Our greatest fear should not be of failure, but of succeeding at things in life that don’t really matter. Francis Chan

Excellence is not a skill. It is an attitude. Ralph Marston

There is no elevator to success. You have to take the stairs. Zig Ziglar

You don’t get what you wish for. You get what you work for. Daniel Milstein

Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today. Malcolm X

Everything you’ve ever wanted is on the other side of fear. George Addair

Indeed, the challenge of the new millennium is surely to find ways to achieve international  or better, intercommunity  cooperation wherein human diversity is acknowledged and the rights of all are respected. The Dalai Lama

Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Steve Jobs

There is always time to make right what is wrong. Susan Griffin

You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have. Maya Angelou

The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary. Vidal Sassoon

The best way to gain self confidence is to do what you are afraid to do. Swati Sharma

Once you learn to read, you will be forever free. Frederick Douglass

If you hear a voice within you say you cannot paint, then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced. Vincent Van Gogh

I have found that among its other benefits, giving liberates the soul of the giver. Maya Angelou

Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying I will try again tomorrow. Mary Anne Radmacher

You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream. C.S. Lewis

A little progress each day adds up to big results. Satya Nani

Small acts, when multiplied by millions of people, can transform the world. Howard Zinn

Skill is only developed by hours and hours of work. Usain Bolt

If we are peaceful, if we are happy, we can blossom like a flower, and everyone in our family, our entire society, will benefit from peace. Archbishop Desmond Tutu

Self discipline is the magic power that makes you virtually unstoppable. Dan Kennedy

If you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of life. Marcus Garvey

The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing. Walt Disney

The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra. Jimmy Johnson

Focus on doing the right things instead of a bunch of things. Mike Krieger

Nothing can dim the light which shines from within. Maya Angelou

The successful warrior is the average man, with laser like focus. Bruce Lee

You receive from the world what you give to the world. Oprah Winfrey

Discipline is just choosing between what you want now and what you want most. Abraham Lincoln

In a gentle way, you can shake the world. Mahatma Gandhi

It never gets easier. You just get better. Jordan Hoechlin

People may look different or be dressed differently or may have a different education or position. But they are all the same. They are all people to be loved. They are all hungry for love. Mother Teresa

The pain you feel today will be the strength you feel tomorrow. Nicole

Everybody can be great because everybody can serve. Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Successful people are not gifted; they just work hard, then succeed on purpose. G.K. Nielson

If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude. Don’t complain. Maya Angelou

If you are not willing to risk the usual, you will have to settle for the ordinary. Jim Rohn

Your time is limited, don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma, which is living the result of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of other’s opinion drowned your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition, they somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary. Steve Jobs

Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did. Newt Gingrich

Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going. Jim Ryun

Everything’s always ending. But everything’s always beginning, too. Patrick Ness

Education means emancipation. It means light and liberty. It means the uplifting of the soul of man into the glorious light of truth, the light by which men can only be made free. Frederick Douglass

There is no passion to be found in playing small, in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living. Nelson Mandela

What makes greatness is starting something that lives after you. Ralph Sockman

The fireworks begin today. Each diploma is a lighted match, each one of you is a fuse. Ed Koch

You’re braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think. Christopher Robin

Don’t cry because it’s over. Smile because it happened. Dr. Seuss

If you don’t go after what you want, you’ll never have it. If you don’t ask, the answer is always no. If you don’t step forward, you’re always in the same place. Nora Roberts

Always be a first rate version of yourself, instead of a second rate version of somebody else. Judy Garland

So many of our dreams at first seem impossible, then they seem improbable, and then, when we summon the will, they soon become inevitable. Christopher Reeve

You may never know what results come of your action, but if you do nothing there will be no result. Mahatma Ghandi

Everyone wants a voice in human freedom. There’s a fire burning inside of all of us. Lech Walesa

Education is something we have to keep pursuing day after day. Premier Brian Gallant

When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us. Alexander Graham Bell

If you don’t go after what you want, you’ll never have it. If you don’t ask, the answer is always no. If you don’t step forward, you’re always in the same place. Nora Roberts

Believe in yourself and all that you are. Know that there is something inside you that is greater than any obstacle. Christian D. Larson

The best way to predict your future is to create it. Abraham Lincoln

If you join a fight for social justice you may win or lose, but just by being part of the struggle, you win, and your life will be better for it. Howard Zinn

No, sky is not the limit. It is only the beginning. Donovan Livingston

The new definition of freedom today is self determination. John Hope Bryant

Every person you meet knows something you don’t; learn from them. H Jackson Brown Jr.

The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existence. One cannot help but be in awe when he contemplates the mysteries of eternity, of life, of the marvelous structure of reality. It is enough if one tries merely to comprehend a little of this mystery each day. Never lose a holy curiosity. Don’t stop to marvel. Albert Einstein

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together. Vincent Van Gogh

Accept and acknowledge your own brilliance. Stop waiting for others to tell you how great you are! Believe it for yourself and about yourself. Iyanla Vanzant

Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world right in the eye. Helen Keller

If there is something you care about, make a commitment to do something now starting with today. And choose to live a meaningful and purpose driven life where you care about people and issues that are much greater than yourself. Evangeline Mitchell

To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe. Anatole Franc

I wish you power that equals your intelligence and your strength. I wish you success that equals your talent and determination. And I wish you faith. Betty Shabazz

It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are. E.E. Cummings

You lose nothing when fighting for a cause. In my mind the losers are those who don’t have a cause they care about. Muhammad Ali

Whatever you are, be a good one. Abraham Lincoln

Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first. Mark Twain

Opportunities don’t happen. You create them. Chris Grosser

The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others. Mohandas Gandhi

The true success is the person who invented himself. Al Goldstein

Don’t let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do. John Wooden

Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Steve Jobs

Striving for success without hard work is like trying to harvest where you haven’t planted. David Bly

All progress takes place outside of your comfort zone. Michael John Bobak

We were not born with the unhealthy habits we carry. We had to learn them. So we can unlearn them, and help others do the same. Riane Eisler

Make the most of yourself for that is all there is of you. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Be ashamed to die until you have won some victory for humanity. Horace Mann

Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement. W. Clement Stone

Successful and unsuccessful people do not vary greatly in their abilities. They vary in their desires to reach their potential. John Maxwell

There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve the fear of failure. Paulo Coelho

Nobody can give you freedom. Nobody can give you equality or justice or anything. If you’re a man, you take it. Malcolm X

With the realization of one’s own potential and self confidence in one’s ability, one can build a better world. Dalai Lama

There are those who work all day, those who dream all day, and those who spend an hour dreaming before setting to work to fulfill those dreams. Go into the third category because there’s virtually no competition. Steven J. Ross

The noblest question in the world is What good may I do in it? Benjamin Franklin

Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time. Thomas A. Edison

You get in life what you have the courage to ask for. Oprah Winfrey

The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy. Martin Luther King, Jr.