Quotes About Students

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

“Successful and unsuccessful people do not vary greatly in their abilities. They vary in their desires to reach their potential.” – John Maxwell

“Strive for progress, not perfection.” – Unknown

“There are no shortcuts to any place worth going.” – Beverly Sills

“Failure is the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.” – Henry Ford

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

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

Believe you can and you’re halfway there.

You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.

It always seems impossible until it’s done

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

Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can. – Arthur Ashe

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

The secret of success is to do the common things uncommonly well. – John D. Rockefeller

 Good things come to people who wait, but better things come to those who go out and get them.

Strive for progress, not perfection

 I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have. – Thomas Jefferson

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

Don’t wish it were easier; wish you were better. – Jim Rohn

 I don’t regret the things I’ve done. I regret the things I didn’t do when I had the chance.

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

The secret to getting ahead is getting started.

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

The expert in everything was once a beginner.

There are no shortcuts to any place worth going. – Beverly Sills

Push yourself, because no one else is going to do it for you.

Some people dream of accomplishing great things. Others stay awake and make it happen

There is no substitute for hard work. – Thomas Edison

The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little “extra.”

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

It’s not about how bad you want it. It’s about how hard you’re willing to work for it.

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

There are no traffic jams on the extra mile. – Zig Ziglar

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

If it’s important to you, you’ll find a way. If not, you’ll find an excuse.

Don’t say you don’t have enough time. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Helen Keller, Pasteur, Michelangelo, Mother Teresea, Leonardo da Vinci, Thomas Jefferson, and Albert Einstein. – H. Jackson Brown Jr.

Challenges are what make life interesting. Overcoming them is what makes life meaningful. – Joshua J. Marine

Life has two rules: 1) Never quit. 2) Always remember Rule #1.

I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed. – Michael Jordan

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

 If you’re going through hell, keep going. – Winston Churchill

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

You don’t drown by falling in the water; you drown by staying there. – Ed Cole

The difference between a stumbling block and a stepping-stone is how high you raise your foot.

The pain you feel today is the strength you will feel tomorrow. For every challenge encountered there is opportunity for growth.

It’s not going to be easy, but it’s going to be worth it.

“There is no substitute for hard work.”– Thomas Edison

“There are no shortcuts to any place worth going.”– Beverly Sills

“Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.”– Jim Ryun

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

“Procrastination is the thief of time.”-– Edward Young

“Time is what we want most, but what we use worst.”— William Penn

“A man who dares to waste one hour of life has not discovered the value of life.”— Charles Darwin

“A year from now you will wish you had started today.”— Karen Lamb

“Calmness is the cradle of power.”— Josiah Gilbert Holland

“Set peace of mind as your highest goal, and organize your life around it.”— Brian Tracy

“Doing something that is productive is a great way to alleviate emotional stress. Get your mind doing something that is productive.”— Ziggy Marley

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

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

“Focus on your goal. Don’t look in any direction but ahead.” – Unknown

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

“Do something now; your future self will thank you for later.” – Unknown

“Don’t try to be perfect. Just try to be better than you were yesterday.” – Unknown

“Keep going. Everything you need will come to you at the perfect time.” – Unknown

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

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

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

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

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

“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

“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

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

“It’s not about having time. It’s about making time.” – Unknown

“Losers quit when they’re tired. Winners quit when they’ve won.”

“Skill is only developed by hours and hours of work.” – Usain Bolt

“You will never always be motivated. You have to learn to be disciplined.” – Unknown

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

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

“Focus on doing the right things instead of a bunch of things.” – Mike Krieger

“The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus.” – Bruce Lee   

“Discipline is just choosing between what you want now and what

“Wake up with determination. Go to bed with satisfaction.” – Unknown

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

“Fall seven times, stand up eight.” – Japanese Proverb

“The pain you feel today will be the strength you feel tomorrow.” – Nicole

“You don’t want to look back and know you could have done better.” – Unknown

“Successful people are not gifted; they just work hard, then succeed on purpose.” – G.K. Nielson

“Determination is doing what needs to be done even when you don’t feel like doing it.” – Unknown

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

“Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did.” – Newt Gingrich

“Everything’s always ending. But everything is always beginning, too.” — Patrick Ness

“There is no passion to be found in playing small, in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living. —Nelson Mandela

“The fireworks begin today. Each diploma is a lighted match, each one of you is a fuse.” — Ed Koch

“Don’t cry because it’s over. Smile because it happened.” — Dr. Seuss

“Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.” — Judy Garland

“You may never know what results come of your action, but if you do nothing there will be no result.” — Mahatma Gandhi

“Education is something we have to keep pursuing day after day.” — Premier Brian Gallant

“The best way to predict your future is to create it.” – Abraham Lincoln

“No, sky is not the limit. It is only the beginning.” — Donovan Livingston

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

“Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.” — Vincent Van Gogh

“Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world right in the eye.” – Helen Keller

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

“It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.” – E.E. Cummings

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

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

“The true success is the person who invented himself.”– Al Goldstein

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

“All progress takes place outside of your comfort zone.”– Michael John Bobak

“Set a goal so big that you can’t achieve it until you grow into the person who can.”

“Make the most of yourself….for that is all there is of you.”– Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement.”– W. Clement Stone

“There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.” – Paulo Coelho

“With the realization of one’s own potential and self-confidence in one’s ability, one can build a better world.”– Dalai Lama

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

“You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.” — Oprah Winfrey