90+ Best College Life Quotes, And Sayings

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Invest in yourself, you can afford it, trust me. – Rashon Carraway.

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

Here is a lesson in creative writing. First rule: Do not use semicolons. They are transvestite hermaphrodites representing absolutely nothing. All they do is show you’ve been to college. – Kurt Vonnegut

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

Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world. – Nelson Mandela

College Life Quotes

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

The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go. – Dr. Seuss

Every year, many, many stupid people graduate from college. And if they can do it, so can you. – John Green

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

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

A university is just a group of buildings gathered around a library. – Shelby Foote

Universities are used to prepare young adults for the real world. I dare say the graduates today go in without a clue and graduate without a clue. It’s time to acknowledge a college degree is not worth what it was in the past. Times are changing, and so is the way we prepare our youth to survive in a competitive world. – Dale Archer

No man should escape our universities without knowing how little he knows. – J. Robert Oppenheimer

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

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

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

The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living differs from the dead. – Aristotle.

Success consists of going from failure to failure without a loss of enthusiasm. – Winston Churchill

Rejection is an opportunity for your selection. – Bernard Branson

Unemployment rates among Americans who never went to college are about double that of those who have a postsecondary education. – Bill Gates

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

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

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

Focus on your goal. Don’t look in any direction but ahead. – unknown

Your goals are the roadmaps that guide you and show you what is possible for your life. -Les Brown

The college has given me the confidence I need to fail. – Jarod Klintz

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

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

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

Invest in yourself or no one else will. – Unknown

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

I only want to write. And there’s no college for that except life. – Dodie Smith

Your families are extremely proud of you. You can’t imagine the sense of relief they are experiencing. This would be a most opportune time to ask for money. – Gary Bolding

Definition of a college professor: someone who talks in other people’s sleep. – W.H. Auden

So long as your desire to explore is greater than your desire to not screw up, you’re on the right track. – Ed Helms

Accept failure as part of the process. – Unknown

Do something now; your future self will thank you later. – unknown

Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune. – Jim Rohn

You’re going to fall down, but the world doesn’t care how many times you fall down, as long as it’s one fewer than the number of times you get back up. – Aaron Sorkin

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

The aim of the college, for the individual student, is to eliminate the need in his life for college; the task is to help him become a self-educating man. – George Horace Lorimer

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

Don’t try to be perfect. Just try to be better than you were yesterday. – unknown

An investment in education is an investment in our future. – David Wasinger

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

Months are different in college, especially freshman year. Too much happens. Every freshman month equals six regular months—they’re like dog months. – Rainbow Rowell

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

The things taught in schools and colleges are not an education, but the means to an education. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Every expert was once a beginner. – Helen Hayes

Keep going. Everything you need will come to you at the perfect time. – unknown

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

The most successful people are those who are good at plan B. – James Yorke

The way I figure it, everyone gets a miracle. – John Green

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

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

Even the greatest were beginners. Don’t be afraid to take that first step. – unknown

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

The road to success is always under construction. – Lily Tomlin

But if you tell folks you’re a college student, folks are so impressed. You can be a student in anything and not have to know anything. Just say toxicology or marine biokinesis, and the person you’re talking to will change the subject to himself. If this doesn’t work, mention the neural synapses of embryonic pigeons. ― Chuck Palahniuk

The most obvious purpose of a college education is to help students acquire information and knowledge by acquainting them with facts, theories, generalizations, principles, and the like. This purpose scarcely requires justification. – Derek Bok

You will find the key to success under the alarm clock. – Benjamin Franklin

Be so good they can’t ignore you. – Steve Martin

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

Success is the sum of small efforts repeated day in and day out. – Robert Collier

I don’t think it would have all got me quite so down if just once in a while—just once in a while—there was at least some polite little perfunctory implication that knowledge should lead to wisdom, and that if it doesn’t, it’s just a disgusting waste of time! But there never is! You never even hear any hints dropped on a campus that wisdom is supposed to be the goal of knowledge. You hardly ever even hear the word ‘wisdom’ mentioned! – J.D. Salinger

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams. – Franklin D. Roosevelt

Educating yourself does not mean you were stupid in the first place, it means that you are intelligent enough to know that there is plenty left to learn. – Melanie Joy

Whatever you are, be a good one. – Abraham Lincoln

Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again. This time more intelligently. – Henry Ford

There is no secret to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure. – General Colin Powell

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

Everybody who is incapable of learning has taken to teaching. – OscarWilde

Colleges don’t make fools, they only develop them. – George Lorimer

College is the reward for surviving high school. – Judd Apatow

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

The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand. -Vince Lombardi

I think back to what Landon said about heartbreak, that if you don’t love the person, they can’t break your heart. Hardin repeatedly breaks my heart, even when I don’t think there are any more pieces to break. And I love him. I love Hardin. – Anna Todd

Colleges are places where pebbles are polished and diamonds are dimmed. – R.S. Ingersoll

A college degree is not a sign of a finished product but an indication a person is prepared for life. – Reverend Edward A. Malloy

Just remember, you can’t climb the ladder of success with your hands in your pockets. -Arnold Schwarzenegger

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

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

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. – Pele

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

You didn’t need a college degree to become one of the people who knew what was really going on. If you paid attention, you could pick things up on your own. – Jeannette Walls

Colleges are like old-age homes, except for the fact that more people die in college. – Bob Dylan

You can lead a boy to college but you can’t make him think. – Elbert Hubbard

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

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

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

A college degree is not a sign that one is a finished product but an indication a person is prepared for life. – Edward A Malloy.

College is the best time of your life. When else are your parents going to spend several thousand dollars a year just for you to go to a strange town and get drunk every night? – David Wood― Ray Bradbury

College isn’t the place to go for ideas. – Helen Kelle

Education is the best provision for life’s journey. – Aristotle

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

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

The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future life. – Plato

Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work. – Thomas A. Edison

College is fun as long as you don’t die. – Tsugumi Ohba

College isn’t in everyone’s hearts. I am living proof, though, that school doesn’t mess up your plans. It gives you more experiences to write about. – J. Cole

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