170 Best Motivational Quotes for School Students

Motivational quotes for school students: Education is a power. Education helps us to evaluate the things happening around us. An educated person understands the value of life and the way we should live our lives. Education imparts to us with the vision to see the world in a different way. Education teaches us what is ethical and what is not.

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“Despise school and remain a fool.” – German proverb

Motivational Quotes for School Students

“The learned man knows that he is ignorant.” – Victor Hugo

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

Motivational School Quotes for Students

“We don’t stop going to school when we graduate.” – Carol Burnett

“Education is the ability to meet life’s situations.” – Dr. John G. Hibben

“I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.” – Mark Twain

“You can’t learn in school what the world is going to do next year.” – Henry Ford

“You don’t understand anything until you learn it more than one way.”– Marvin Minsky

School Quotes for Students

“Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.” – Martin Luther King Jr.

“Learning starts with failure; the first failure is the beginning of education.” – John Hersey

“To me education is a leading out of what is already there in the pupil’s soul.” ― Muriel Spark

“I’ve learned… that the best classroom in the world is at the feet of an elderly person.” – Andy Rooney

“Whatever the cost of our libraries, the price is cheap compared to that of an ignorant nation.” ― Walter Cronkite

“Don’t just teach your children to read. Teach them to question what they read. Teach them to question everything.” –George Carlin

“Education is for improving the lives of others and for leaving your community and world better than you found it.“ – Marian Wright Edelman

Motivational Quotes for School

“All men by nature desire to know.” – Aristotle

“Every artist was at first an amateur.” – Ralph W. Emerson

“Education consists mainly of what we have unlearned.” ― Mark Twain

“Education must not simply teach work – it must teach life.“ – W. E. B. Du Bois

Motivational Quotes to Help Students to Succeed

“Wisdom…. comes not from age, but from education and learning.” ― Anton Chekhov

“The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.” – Sydney J. Harris

“You are always a student, never a master. You have to keep moving forward.” – Conrad Hall

“I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.” – Alexander the Great

“Children have to be educated, but they also have to be left to educate themselves.” – Ernest Dimnet

“By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.” – Confucius

“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.”– Thomas Szasz

Motivational School Quotes

“By seeking and blundering we learn.” ― Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“A good education is a foundation for a better future.” – Elizabeth Warren

“Knowledge will bring you the opportunity to make a difference.” ― Claire Fagin

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

Motivational Education Quotes

“Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.” ― Jim Rohn

“The more I live, the more I learn. The more I learn, the more I realize, the less I know.” ― Michel Legrand

“Education is a continual process, it’s like a bicycle… If you don’t pedal you don’t go forward.” – George Weah

“Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.” – Chanakya

“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. ” ― Pete Seeger

“Give a girl an education and introduce her properly into the world, and ten to one but she has the means of settling well, without further expense to anybody. ” ― Jane Austen

Inspire Education Quotes

“Only the educated are free.” ― Epictetus

“With guns you can kill terrorists, with education you can kill terrorism.” ― Malala Yousafzai

Motivational Quotes for School Students

“When you take the free will out of education, that turns it into schooling.” ― John Taylor Gatto

“It is personal. That’s what an education does. It makes the world personal.” ― Cormac McCarthy

“I think you learn more if you’re laughing at the same time.” ― Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows

“The main hope of a nation lies in the proper education of its youth” ― Desiderius Erasmus Roterodamus

“I don’t want revenge on the Taliban, I want education for sons and daughters of the Taliban.” ― Malala Yousafzai

“Education: that which reveals to the wise, and conceals from the stupid, the vast limits of their knowledge.” ― Mark Twain

“A woman with an education may be able to spend more time sitting in a chair instead of lying on her back. A sound advantage, I should think.” ― Anne Bishop

“Proper teaching is recognized with ease. You can know it without fail because it awakens within you that sensation which tells you this is something you have always known.” ― Frank Herbert

Motivational Quotes about School

“We learn from failure, not from success!”― Bram Stoker

“You cannot open a book without learning something.” – Confucius

“All the world is a laboratory to the inquiring mind.” –Martin Fisher

“Never let formal education get in the way of your learning.” – Mark Twain

“The minute that you’re not learning I believe you’re dead.” – Jack Nicholson

“Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere.”— Chinese Proverb

Motivational Quotes about School

“It is what we already know that often prevents us from learning.” –Claude Bernard

“Every student can learn, just not on the same day, or the same way.” –George Evans

“For the things we have to learn before we can do them, we learn by doing them.”― Aristotle

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

Motivational Education Quotes

“You live and learn. At any rate, you live.”― Douglas Adams

“The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.” – Leonardo da Vinci

“Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.” –Socrates

“Self-education is, I firmly believe, the only kind of education there is.” ― Isaac Asimov

“A teacher is one who makes himself progressively unnecessary.”— Thomas Carruthers

“The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.” – Voltaire

Motivational Education Quotes

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

“Man’s mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.”— Oliver Wendell Holmes

“Let the improvement of yourself keep you so busy that you have no time to criticize others.”― Roy T. Bennett

Motivational Educational Quotes for Students

“Education is the mother of leadership.” – Wendell Willkie

“Education is the transmission of civilization.” – Will Durant

“Education is helping the child realize his potentialities.” – Eric Fromm

“Education is the art of making man ethical.” – Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

“The progress of the world depends almost entirely upon education.” – George Eastman

“Education’s purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.” – Malcolm S. Forbes

“Education is the key to unlocking the golden door of freedom.” – George Washington Carver

“Education is the power to think clearly, the power to act well in the world’s work, and the power to appreciate life.” – Brigham Young

“If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn’t need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is an education to turn him around.” – Jim Rohn

“Education is not just about going to school and getting a degree. It’s about widening your knowledge and absorbing the truth about life. – Shakuntala Devi

Inspirational Educational Quotes for Students

“Your library is your paradise.” – Desiderius Erasmus

“Education is teaching our children to desire the right things.” – Plato

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

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

Inspirational Quotes about Education

“Education is the methodical creation of the habit of thinking.” – Ernest Dimnet

“The beautiful thing about learning is that nobody can take it away from you.” ― B.B. King

“Education should light a fire within us to improve us and help our world.” – Sarah Josepf

“Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from one generation to another.” – Gilbert K. Chesterton

“Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.” — Henry Ford

“Education is not the piling on of learning, information, data, facts, skills, or abilities – that’s training or instruction – but is rather making visible what is hidden as a seed.” – Thomas Moore

Inspiring Educational Quotes for Students

“All things good to know are difficult to learn.” – Greek proverb

“You learn something every day if you pay attention.” – Ray LeBlond

“Education is learning what you didn’t know you didn’t know.” – George Boas

“Education breeds confidence. Confidence breeds hope. Hope breeds peace.” – Confucius

“The aim of education is the knowledge, not of facts, but of values.” – William Burroughs

Inspiring Educational Quotes for Students

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

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

“One learns by doing a thing; for though you think you know it, you have no certainty until you try.” – Sophocles

“By education, I mean an all-round drawing of the best in child and man in body, mind and spirit.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“Education makes a greater difference between man and man than nature has made between man and brute.” – John Adams

Educational Sayings to Motivate

“Men, in teaching others, learn themselves.” – Thomas Lodge

“Education is one thing no one can take away from you.” – Elin Nordegren

“The foundation of every state is the education of its youth.” – Diogenes of Sinope

“When girls are educated, their countries become stronger and more prosperous.” – Michelle Obama

“The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.” – Confucius

“Education is everything- education is your power, education is your way in life for whatever you want to do.” – Ciara

“The content of a book holds the power of education and it is with this power that we can shape our future and change lives.” – Malala Yousafzai

“Education is no longer thought of as a preparation for adult life, but as a continuing process of growth and development from birth until death.” –Stephen Mitchell

“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.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

“We want the education by which character is formed, strength of mind is increased, the intellect is expanded, and by which one can stand on one’s own feet.” – Swami Vivekananda

Motivational Educational Quotes

“What we learn with pleasure we never forget.” – Alfred Mercier

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

“It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows.”- Epictetus

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

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

“What does education often do? It makes a straight-cut ditch of a free, meandering brook.” – Henry David Thoreau

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

“The modern world belongs to the half-educated, a rather difficult class, because they do not realize how little they know.” – William R. Inge

“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

“Education would be much more effective if its purpose was to ensure that by the time they leave school every boy and girl should know how much they do not know, and be imbued with a lifelong desire to know it.” – William Haley

School Motivation Quotes

“You teach best what you need to learn.” – Richard Bach

“The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.” – Plutarch

“It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education.” – Albert Einstein

“Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.” – Margaret Mead

“Education is too important to be left solely to educators.” – Francis Keppel

“I am learning all the time. The tombstone will be my diploma.” – Eartha Kitt

“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.” – Confucius

“Nothing is more powerful and liberating than knowledge.” – William H. Gray III

“The whole world opened to me when I learned to read.” – Mary McLeod Bethune

“It is not enough to have a good mind. The main thing is to use it well.” – Rene Descartes

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

“The job of an educator is to teach students to see vitality in themselves.” – Joseph Campbell

“The task of the modern educator is not to cut down jungles, but to irrigate deserts.” – C. S. Lewis

“Experience is not what happens to you; it’s what you do with what happens to you.” – Aldous Huxley

“I like a teacher who gives you something to take home to think about besides homework.” – Lily Tomlin

“I never teach my pupils, I only attempt to provide the conditions in which they can learn.” – Albert Einstein

“If we want our children to value education, then we must show our appreciation for knowledge.” – Brad Sherman

“I believe that education is all about being excited about something. Seeing passion and enthusiasm helps push an educational message.” – Steve Irwin

“Merely to stuff the child with a lot of information, making him pass examinations, is the most unintelligent form of education.” – Jiddu Krishnamurti

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

Educational Motivational Quotes for Students

“I am still learning.” —Michelangelo

“Learning never exhausts the mind.” – Leonardo Da Vinci

“Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.” –Stephen Hawking

“Take what you learn and make a difference with it.” —Tony Robbins

“Education costs money, but then so does ignorance.” – Claus Moser

“The Best way to predict your future is to create it.”— ABRAHAM LINCOLN

“Being a student is easy. Learning requires actual work.” —William Crawford

“Try to learn something about everything and everything about.” —Thomas Huxley

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

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

“Learning without thought is a labor lost, thought without learning is perilous.” – Confucius

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

“I am always ready to learn although I do not always like being taught.”– Winston Churchill

“Always walk through life as if you have something new to learn and you will.” —Vernon Howard

“I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.”—Pablo Picasso

“Life is an open book test. Learning how to learn is your most valuable skill in the online world.” —Marc Cuban

“No matter how he may think of 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.” – Frances Willard

“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.” – Denis Waitley

Motivational Quote School

“Men learn while they teach.” – Lucius A. Seneca

“I am not a teacher, but an awakened.” – Robert Frost

“He who dares to teach must never cease to learn.” – Anonymous

“The beautiful thing about learning is nobody can take it away from you.” – B.B. King

“To teach well, we need not say all that we know, only what is useful for the pupil to hear.” – Anonymous

“In the end, we retain from our studies only that which we practically apply.” – Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

“That is what learning is. You suddenly understand something you’ve understood all your life, but in a new way.” – Doris Lessing

“Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.” – Richard Feynman

“When asked how much educated men were superior to those uneducated, Aristotle answered, “As much as the living are to the dead.” –Diogenes Laertius

“We now accept the fact that learning is a lifelong process of keeping abreast of change. And the most pressing task is to teach people how to learn.” – Peter Drucker

Educational Motivational Quotes and Sayings

“A little learning is a dangerous thing.” –Alexander Pope

“Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors.”— African Proverb

“Education without application is just entertainment.”— Tim Sanders

“No problem can withstand the assault of sustained thinking.”— Voltaire

“You aren’t learning anything when you’re talking.” –Lyndon B. Johnson

“Anyone who has begun to think places some portion of the world in jeopardy.” –John Dewey

“A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way.” — Mark Twain

“The object of opening the mind, as of opening the mouth, is to close it again on something solid.”— G. K. Chesterton

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