30 inspirational quotes for students first day of school

Spur kids with these positive and inspirational student quotes

By Rosemary Zenith
30 inspirational quotes for students first day of school

A list of 30 cute, positive and inspirational quotes for students

Sometimes, getting through the tough times of the school year can be intense. Everybody reaches a point sooner or later and loses inspiration, and that is similarly as true for the young students as for anyone else in life. It is necessary to breathe in some fresh air to be able to take in the academic pressure as well as the pressure of being a teenager.

To breathe some new life into the classroom and help your students keep their eyes on the prize, some motivational quotes for children can be the best thing you require. We have gathered our top picks here for you to introduce to when you require some additional assistance boosting the students out of a droop.

Funny and inspirational quotes for students

We all know how frustrating life can get in school. In such a situation, a little laughter and light-heartedness go a long way. As the students are forced with immense study pressure in their schools, a little fun with motivational quotes can help to get them back on track. Here are some of the funny and inspirational quotes we gathered for you to introduce to the young students. 

1. Dave Kellett

“School is learning things you don't want to know, surrounded by people you wish you didn't know while working toward a future you don't know will ever come.”     

2. Steve Martin

"Be so good they can't ignore you."

3. Unknown

"Make today so awesome yesterday gets jealous."

4. Haruki Murakami

"The most important thing we learn at school is the fact that the most important things can't be learned at school.”

5. Steven Wright

“If at first, you don’t succeed, then skydiving definitely isn’t for you.”

6. Langston Coleman

Luck is what you have left over after you give 100 percent.”

7. Voltaire

“Life is a shipwreck but we must not forget tossing in the lifeboats.”

8. Joe Girard

“The elevator to success is out of order. You’ll have to use the stairs… one step at a time.” 

9. Terry Pratchett

“Wisdom comes from experience. Experience is often a result of lack of wisdom.”

10. Ethel Barrymore

“You grow up the day you have your first real laugh – at yourself.”

Modern and inspirational quotes for students

Inspirational children modern quotes are all over the place, however, some are more fascinating than the others. Here are our top picks for you to use to help your child go through a difficult time and urge them to continue school without stopping constantly.

11. Emma Watson

"I'm not going to school just for the academics. I wanted to share ideas, to be around people who are passionate about learning."

12. Zendaya

"Don't try so hard to fit in, and certainly don't try so hard to be different...Just try hard to be you."

13. Unknown

"Be curious, not cool."

14. Unknown

"Don't look back. You're not going that way."

15. Unknown

"Sometimes the smallest step in the right direction ends up being the biggest step of your life."

16. Unknown

"Don't be afraid to start over. It's a new chance to rebuild what you want."

17. Taylor Swift

"I think fearless is having fears but jumping anyway."

18. Wolfgang Riebe

“No one is perfect … that’s why pencils have erasers.”

19. Albert Einstein

“The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination.”

20. Muhammad Ali

“Friendship … is not something you learn in school. But if you haven’t learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven’t learned anything.”

Motivational and inspirational quotes for students

The greatest steps in a person’s life are normally related to education. Since childhood, we become accustomed to the way that we should be in school until the point that we are sufficiently arranged to go off and land a decent job. This pressure of growing up is tough on young students and they are constantly in need of guidance and motivation. Here are some inspiring quotes to help them stay motivated for the future.

21. Taylor Swift

"This is a new year. A new beginning. And things will change."

22. Dr Seuss

"You're off to a great place, today is your day, your mountain is waiting, so get on your way!"

23. Unknown

"Sometimes we're all too quick to count down the days that we forget to make the days count."

24. Eleanor Roosevelt

"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams."

25. Unknown

"Be a flamingo in a flock of pigeons."

26. Unknown

"You can't start the next chapter of your life if you keep re-reading the last one."

27. Joan of Arc

"I am not afraid. I was born to do this."

28. Thomas Edison

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

29. Helen Keller

“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.”

30. Henry David Thoreau

“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you have imagined.” 

Printable Quotes that are inspiring for Students

Remaining motivated is essential to completing school, getting into a college, graduating college, getting a job, and accomplishing your dreams. We all know how hard it can be to stay motivated at times, which is the reason why following inspirational quotes may help a student to stay on track. It keeps you light-hearted and shows you a path to follow by motivating you all the way.

Here are some of the motivational quotes that you can follow to keep yourself or the young students around you motivated.

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On the off chance that you are fearing going back to school, these funny (shockingly insightful) quotes may help to make the journey tolerable for you. Once in a while, if you get a chance to laugh at the pressure you are feeling at the school, it can make the pain significantly more endurable. There are unquestionably things to be learned in the classroom; be that as it may, there are additional things to be learned in reality, so if the school is not your stick, that does not mean you are not going to exceed expectations throughout everyday life. To each their own!

We hope these inspiring, funny, motivational quotes will help you to encourage the young students to keep dreaming big and keep you pushing through the hard days.