List of 50 motivational and inspiring quotes for students

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Student quotes seem to be a good idea to inspire you to change your life in 2020. I mean, who would have thought in 2019 about one year later being in the middle of a pandemic and all of us locked away? High likely nobody. However, as with everything that happens in our lifes, the point is not what happens to us, but how we react to it. Remember that the only thing constant in life is change, so dry to take this new situation as an exciting opportunity!

While it is a convenient way to sit still in your room, feel self pity and dwell in victim mentality, you can to the something benefial for your future life and see it as a chance to learn new skills. Maybe you have been postponing learning a new language since years, with the excuse of never had time, now you have time! Go for it!

And that´s just one example. If you are a student in a school you can use the following quotes to get inspired and hopefully find new motivation to work hard on your grades. My goal with the following was to put a list together that is exciting, funny and entertaining but motivating, inspiring and uplifting as well.

Your list of 50 motivational and inspiring quotes for students

The man who does not read books has no advantage over the one who cannot read them

Mark twain

Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world

BB King

A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new

albert einstein

Let us study things that are no more. It is necessary to understand them, if only to avoid them

victor hugo

Procrastination is like a credit card: it’s a lot of fun until you get the bill

Christopher Parker

Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere

chinese proverb

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world

nelson mandela

I am always ready to learn although I do not always like being taught

winston churchill

A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops

henry adams

Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game



Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune

jim rohn

If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail

abraham maslow

You’ve got to get up every morning with determination if you’re going to go to bed with satisfaction

George Lorimer

He who opens a school door, closes a prison

victor hugo

You need mountains, long staircases don’t make good hikers

Amit Kalantri

A book is like a garden that can be carried in your pocket

chinese proverb

Challenges are what make life interesting. Overcoming them is what makes life meaningful

Joshua J. Marine

Every morning you have two choices: continue to sleep with your dreams, or wake up and chase them


If you think education is expensive, try ignorance

andy McIntyre

Assiduity, it means sit down until you do it. Commit yourself to your work and study

Lucas Remmerswaal


Beethoven said that it’s better to hit the wrong note confidently, than hit the right note unconfidently. Never be afraid to be wrong or to embarrass yourself; we are all students in this life, and there is always something more to learn?

Mike Norton

A well-educated mind will always have more questions than answers

helen keller

There are only 2 options: Make pogress or make excuses


All children start their school careers with sparkling imaginations, fertile minds, and a willingness to take risks with what they think

ken robinson

There are two kinds of people in this world: those who want to get things done and those who don’t want to make mistakes

John Maxwell

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If people only knew how hard I’ve worked to gain my mastery, it wouldn’t seem so wonderful at all


Start where you are, use what you have, do what you can

Arthur Ashe

Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do


Tell me and I’ll forget; show me and I may remember; involve me and I’ll understand

chinese proverb

Intelligence plus character that is the goal of true education

Martin Luther King Jr.


A year from now you will wish you had started today

Karen Lamb

When the student is ready the teacher will appear. When the student is truly ready… The teacher will Disappear

Tao Te Ching

Today a reader, tomorrow a leader


Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out

Robert Collier

Let us remember: One book, one pen, one child and one teacher can change the world

Malala Yousafzai

You don’t always get what you wish for; you get what you work for


Do what you have to do until you can do what you want to do

Oprah Winfrey

It does not matter where you go and what you study, what matters most is what you share with yourself and the world

Santosh Kalwar

I don’t measure a man’s success by how high he climbs, but how high he bounces when he hits the bottom

George S. Patton

Minds are like parachutes, they only work when they are open

James Denver


Procrastination is opportunity’s assassin

Victor Kiam

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

Malcolm X

You can´t just keep doing what works one time, everything around you is changing. To succeed, stay out in front of change

Sam Walton

You don’t have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great


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

John Maxwell

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

To acquire knowledge, one must study; but to acquire wisdom, one must observe

Marilyn vos Savant

Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance

Will Durant

It is a thousand times better to have common sense without education than to have education without common sense

Robert G. Ingersoll

The difference between school and life? In school, you’re taught a lesson and then given a test. In life, you’re given a test that teaches you a lesson

Tom Bodett

Conclusion of those motivational education quotes

Take the student quotes as what they are, comment from wise people that already made it. Use them to take your inspiration from them and prepare to go your own way. You can do it, start now! 🙂

Do you have some special student quotes that motivates you and wasn´t on the list? If yes, leave it in the comments below!

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