Back to school motivation quotes



Back to school motivation quotes


School has started! Or is starting soon if you’re a college student. Unfortunately you can’t rewind the clock and go back to the beginning of your summer vacation. Hopefully the quotes gathered here will remind you what education is all about and why you should celebrate it and not only be counting days to the next time off.

School can be hard – all the tests, so much homework and pop quizzes, but like with many things it’s your attitude and approach that decide how this experience is going to go. Believe me when I say that most people wish they have studied more when they were in school or that the time spent in school was the best time of their life.

Read these back to school motivation quotes to keep yourself inspired right from the start and remember to make the most of your education when you can!


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“Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.” –  John Dewey

“Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.” –  William Butler Yeats

“Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.” –  Anthony J. D’Angelo

“The great aim of education is not knowledge but action.” – Herbert Spencer

“The purpose of education is to replace an empty mind with an open one.” – Malcolm Forbes


“Example isn’t another way to teach, it is the only way to teach.” – Albert Einstein

“An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” –  Benjamin Franklin

“Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten.” – B. F. Skinner

“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


“The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you.” – B.B. King


“Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.” – Albert Einstein


“The best teachers are those that show you where to look but don’t tell you what to see.” – Alexandra K. Trenfor


“A very little key will open a very heavy door.” – Charles Dickens


“Learning is a treasure which accompanies its owner everywhere.” –  Chinese Proverb


“Learning without thought is labor lost.” –  Confucius


“A well-educated mind will always have more questions than answers.” – Helen Keller



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