Education Quotes For Students

13 Inspiring Educational Quotes for Student To Help Them Thrive

1. “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world”

Education is the first step for people to gain the knowledge, critical thinking, empowerment and skills they need to make this world a better place.

2. “Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever” 

 

It’s important to seize the day, but always make time to go deeper and wider in your learning.

 

3. “The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity” 

 

The more you learn, the more you want to learn, the more the world becomes more interesting to you, and discovering it becomes more fun.

 

4. “If You are planning for a year, sow rice; if you are planning for a decade, plant trees; if you are planning for a lifetime, educate people” 

 

There are many ways you can make an impact on the world. But there is no greater impact that you can make than spreading education, and empowering people who’ll empower and teach people, who, in turn, will empower and teach more.

 

5. “It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer” 

 

Getting education isn’t easy, and most students experience challenges during their degrees. The important thing is to believe in yourself and not give up.

 

6. “Teachers open the door, but you must enter by yourself” 

 

You can have access to professors from the best universities in the world, but you still need to be willing to do the work, even when it’s hard. If you can’t do it alone, remember that asking for help is part of doing the work.

 

7. “An investment in knowledge pays the best interest” 

 

Education requires costly resources, like time and money, which are often hard to find. But those who do invest these resources, often end up richer – not just because they often improve their financial situation, but because their minds are richer too.

 

8. “The highest result of education is tolerance” 

 

We said it in our vision too. When you educate people, you take down barriers. You help them see what it’s like in other situations, cultures and countries. You create a world that is more tolerant to differences and accepting of all.

 

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

 

Education is a long term investment. The time and money you put in, the courage you have to move through challenges and persevere… it will all keep paying off for the rest of your life.

 

10. “Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from one generation to another” 

 

Education connects you with the stories, theories and accomplishments of faraway cultures and generations. It offers you a body of knowledge greater than you can ever gain on your own in one lifetime.

 

11. “The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows” 

 

Before embraking on your higher education journey, all you have is your own experience. Education opens a window to thought leaders near and far throughout history, and lets you understand the world in a deeper, more complex way.

 

12. “The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of true education” 

 

When you develop critical thinking, you no longer take things for granted. You start questioning why things are the way they are. You learn about people who saw something wrong and had the courage to do things differently in their personal lives, or lead a nation to an impactful transformation. Yes, you need courage and tenacity, but when you get an education, you start realizing you can make a difference too.

 

13. “When you educate one person you can change a life, when you educate many you can change the world”

 

Shai Reshef is an educational entrepreneur, founder and president of University of the People, the world’s first non-profit, tuition-free, accredited university. He made it his life mission to help open the gates to higher education.

 

 

45 Education Quotes For Students

 

  1. Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.”
  2. “The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.”
  3. “Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school.”
  4. “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”
  5. “Strive for Progress, Not perfection.”
  6. “You can get help from teachers, but you are going to have to learn a lot by yourself, sitting alone in a room.”
  7. “Education is for improving the lives of others and for leaving your community and world better than you found it.”
  8. “The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.”
  9. “We learn more by looking for the answer to a question and not finding it than we do from learning the answer itself.”
  10. “Don’t let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.”
  11. Successful and unsuccessful people do not vary greatly in their abilities. They vary in their desires to reach their potentials. ”
  12. “Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom.”
  13. “The more that you read, the more things you will know, the more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”
  14. “Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.”
  15. “Failure is the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.”
  16. “Ensuring quality higher education is one of the most important things we can do for future generations.”
  17. “Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.”
  18. “Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” 
  19. “Education breeds confidence. Confidence breeds hope. Hope breeds peace.”
  20. “Seeing much, suffering much, and studying much, are the three pillars of learning.”
  21. Education is a work of self-organization by which man adapts himself to the conditions of life.”
  22. “Education is the process in which we discover that learning adds quality to our lives. Learning must be experienced.”
  23. “Education is not only a ladder of opportunity, but it is also an investment in our future.”
  24. “There are no shortcuts to any place worth going.”
  25. “There is no end to education. It is not that you read a book, pass an examination, and finish with education. The whole of life, from the moment you are born to the moment you die, is a process of learning.”
  26. “Real education enhances the dignity of a human being and increases his or her self-respect. If only the real sense of education could be realized by each individual and carried forward in every field of human activity, the world will be so much a better place to live in.
  27. “Education is a once in a lifetime opportunity to open children’s hearts and minds to the unbelievable wonder of the universe.”
  28. “No other investment yields as great a return as the investment in education. An educated workforce is the foundation of every community and the future of every economy.”
  29. “Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.”
  30. “The aim of education is the knowledge, not of facts, but of values.”
  31. “The real key to learning something quickly is to take a deliberate, intelligent approach to your learning.”
  32. “With education you all have everything you need to rise above all of the noise and fulfill every last one of your dreams.”
  33. “Education is not just about going to school and getting a degree. It’s about widening your knowledge and absorbing the truth about life.”
  34. “The principle goal of education in the schools should be creating men and women who are capable of doing new things, not simply repeating what other generations have done.”
  35. “Creativity is the key to success in the future, and primary education is where teachers can bring creativity in children at that level.”
  36. “A quality education grants us the ability to fight the war on ignorance and poverty.”
  37. “Don’t let your learning lead to knowledge. Let your learning lead to action.”
  38. “You’ve got to get up every morning with determination if you’re going to go to bed with satisfaction.”
  39. “The philosophy of the school room in one generation will be the philosophy of government in the next.”
  40. “The highest education is that which does not merely give us information but makes our life in harmony with all existence.”
  41. “Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.”
  42. “Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.”
  43. “A person who won’t read has no advantage over a person who can’t read
  44. “Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today.”
  45. “There is no school equal to a decent home and no teacher equal to a virtuous parent.”

Education Quotes to Motivate Students

“A man’s mind, stretched by new ideas, may never return to its original dimensions.”

 

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

 

“He who opens a school door, closes a prison.”

“Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.”

“Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.”

 

“Either you run the day or the day runs you.”

 

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

 

“Your attitude, not your aptitude, will determine your altitude.”

“If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.”

Andy McIntyre

“The only person who is educated is the one who has learned how to learn …and change.”

 

“The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret of getting started is breaking your complex overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks, and then starting on the first one.”

 

“Have you ever been at sea in a dense fog, when it seemed as if a tangible white darkness shut you in and the great ship, tense and anxious, groped her way toward the shore with plummet and sounding-line, and you waited with beating heart for something to happen? I was like that ship before my education began, only I was without compass or sounding line, and no way of knowing how near the harbor was. “Light! Give me light!” was the wordless cry of my soul, and the light of love shone on me in that very hour.”

“Aim for success, not perfection. Never give up your right to be wrong, because then you will lose the ability to learn new things and move forward with your life. Remember that fear always lurks behind perfectionism.”

 

“Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.”

“Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.”

 

“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.”

We learn more by looking for the answer to a question and not finding it than we do from learning the answer itself.”

 

“Don’t let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.”

“You will either step forward into growth, or you will step backward into safety.”

 

“If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.”

“If people did not do silly things, nothing intelligent would ever get done.”

 

“We can easily manage if we will only take, each day, the burden appointed to it. But the load will be too heavy for us if we carry yesterday’s burden over again today, and then add the burden of the morrow before we are required to bear it.”

 

“It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer.”

 

“I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.”

 

“Who questions much, shall learn much, and retain much.”

 

“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”

“Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.”

 

“They cannot stop me. I will get my education, if it is in the home, school, or anyplace.”

 

“That is never too often repeated, which is never sufficiently learned.”

 

“Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.”

“Minds are like parachutes, they only function when they are open.”

 

“To accuse others for one’s own misfortunes is a sign of want of education. To accuse oneself shows that one’s education has begun. To accuse neither oneself nor others shows that one’s education is complete.”

 

“Learning is like rowing upstream: not to advance is to drop back.”

“Everyone you will ever meet knows something you don’t.”

 

“The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity.”

 

“Success is a poor teacher.”

 

“I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have.”

 

“Time is the best teacher, but unfortunately, it kills all of its students.”

 

“The authority of those who teach is often an obstacle to those who want to learn.”

 

“Apply yourself. Get all the education you can, but then, by God, do something. Don’t just stand there, make it happen.”

 

“Despise school and remain a fool.”

“Life itself is your teacher, and you are in a state of constant learning.”

 

“As long as you live, keep learning how to live.”

 

“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.”

“The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.”

 

“The learned man knows that he is ignorant.”

 

“Experience, travel – these are an education in themselves.”

 

“Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later.”

 

“Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.”

 

“Do you know the difference between education and experience? Education is when you read the fine print; experience is what you get when you don’t. ”

“Teachers open the door, but you must enter by yourself.”

Chinese Proverb

“The ideal school would teach health, wealth, and happiness. It‘d be free, self-paced, and available to all. It‘d show opposing ideas and students would self-verify truth. No grades, no tests, no diplomas – just learning. Actually, you’re already here. Careful who you follow.”

Quotes About Education and the Power of Learning

 

  1. An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
  2. Change is the end result of all true learning.
  3. Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today.
  4. The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
  5. Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school.
  6. The more that you read, the more things you will know, the more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”
  7. “Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” 
  8. “Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil.”
  9. “The learning process continues until the day you die.”
  10. “Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.” 

Education is one of the most powerful things in life. It allows us to find the meaning behind everything and helps improve lives in a massive way.

Education gives us an understanding of the world around us and offers us an opportunity to use that knowledge wisely.

 

Excellent Educational Quotes for teachers and students

“The Best way to predict your Future is to create it.”

Education costs money, but then so does ignorance.

learning is not attained by chance; it must be sought for with ardour and diligence.

 Never be afraid to try something new.  Remember amateurs built the ark, but professionals built the Titanic.

He, who opens a school door, closes a prison.

The Hunter who chases two rabbits will catch neither.

Treat people as if they were what they ought to be, and you help them become what they are capable of becoming.

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement; nothing can be done without hope and confidence.

 Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves.

We should not teach children the sciences but give them a taste for them.

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

Aim for success, not perfection. Never give up your right to be wrong, because then you will lose the ability to learn new things and move forward with your life. Remember that fear always lurks behind perfectionism.

People learn something every day, and a lot of times it’s that what they learned the day before was wrong.

Learning quotes for students and teachers

 

Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten.

Learning is not attained by chance; it must be sought for with ardour and attended to with diligence.

Learning never exhausts the mind.

The learning process is different for each individual. Hear these great thinkers muse on what learning means to them in these inspirational quotes.

Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.

No matter how he may think himself accomplished, when he sets out to learn a new language, science or the bicycle, he has entered a new realm as truly as if he were a child newly born into the world.

I would like to learn, or remember, how to live.

The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be ignited.

 I’m not afraid of storms, for I’m learning to sail my ship.

The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you.

If the Romans had been obliged to learn Latin, they would never have found time to conquer the world.

Whoever ceases to be a student has never been a student.

 The only real failure in life is one not learned from.

Whoso neglects learning in his youth, loses the past and is dead for the future.

 I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.

Learning without thought is a labor lost, thought without learning is perilous.

All of the top achievers I know are life-long learners. Looking for new skills, insights, and ideas. If they’re not learning, they’re not growing and not moving toward excellence.

All things good to know are difficult to learn.

We learn more by looking for the answer to a question and not finding it than we do from learning the answer itself.

Life is a series of experiences, each one of which makes us bigger, even though sometimes it is hard to realize this. For the world was built to develop character, and we must learn that the setbacks and grieves which we endure help us in our marching onward.

Man’s mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.

You learn something every day if you pay attention.

Sit down before fact as a little child, be prepared to give up every conceived notion, follow humbly wherever and whatever abysses nature leads, or you will learn nothing.

There are many things which we can afford to forget which it is yet well to learn.

Beware of the man who works hard to learn something, learns it, and finds himself no wiser than before.

You have learned something. That always feels at first as if you had lost something.

Every act of conscious learning requires the willingness to suffer an injury to one’s self-esteem. That is why young children before they are aware of their own self-importance, learn so easily.

People learn something every day, and a lot of times it’s that what they learned the day before was wrong.

” Always do what you are afraid to do.” – Ralph Waldo

“Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty.      Anyone who keeps learning stays young.” – Henry Ford

“A turtle makes progress when it sticks its neck out” – Anon

” Believe in yourself, be strong, never give up no matter what the circumstances are. You are a champion and will overcome the dreaded obstacles. Champions take failure as a learning opportunity, so take in all you can, and run with it. Be your best and don’t ever ever give      up.” – Brad Gerrard

“Cherish your visions and your dreams, as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements” – Napoleon Hill

“Did you know that the Chinese symbol for ‘crisis’ includes a symbol which means ‘opportunity’? – Jane Revell & Susan Norman

“Don’t learn to do, but learn in doing. Let your falls not be on a prepared ground, but let them      be bona fide falls in the rough and tumble of the world”

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