The Best Student quotes

Entrepreneurship can be a lonely journey. For all the highs and lows, for all the joys and sorrows, for everything you put in and everything you get out, it’s just you. It can be hard to find people who understand what you’re going through, what it’s like to risk everything on an idea. But that’s okay – because entrepreneur quotes exist! This compilation of student quotes is a great reminder that we are not alone in our journey. So whether you’re feeling down or inspired, read on for some words of wisdom from your fellow entrepreneurs.


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The best student quotes

1. Education must begin with the solution of the student–teacher contradiction, by reconciling the poles of the contradiction so that both are simultaneously teachers and students. — Paulo Freire

2. ‘i MAY BE A HOGWARTS STUDENT” Hargirid paused angrily. ”BUT I AM ALSO A SATANIST!’ — Tara Gilesbie, My Immortal

3. I’ve always maintained that I see myself as a student. There’s always something to learn and be challenged by and hopefully grow from. — Nicolas Cage

4. A wise man is a student though he is a teacher. — Matshona Dhliwayo

5. More depended on the student than on the school. — Robert A. Heinlein, Have Space Suit–Will Travel

6. We’re trying to increase the efficiency of students to learn from current instruction. — Steve Miller

7. We can teach a lot of things, but if the teacher can’t relate by talking to a group of friendly students, he’ll never be a competent teacher. — William Glasser

8. Teachers who pander to minority students by turning their courses into rap sessions and ethnic navel–gazing exercises capture their interest and allegiance. — Thomas Sowell

9. Good teachers join self and subject and students in the fabric of life. — Parker J. Palmer

10. I heard a Californian student in Heidelberg say, in one of his calmest moods, that he would rather decline two drinks than one German adjective. — Mark Twain

11. It’s the class i wish i would have had when i was in film school. working in the classroom with these students gives me a chance to prepare them. — Matthew Mcconaughey

12. I’m gonna take all my sadness, frustration, anger and energy and channel it into becoming the best possible student.I AM GOING TO BECOME A LEARNING MACHINE. — Peter Rogers

13. I was an art student at the time, like thousands of others. — Ray Davies

14. …it is crucial to realize that an once of student affairs administration prevention can stave off a pound of lawyers. — Peter F. Lake

15. School should become the place where teachers, not just students, learn. — Vijay Dhameliya

16. …once students have been taught that learning is tedious, difficult, and useless, they will never learn another lesson. — Robin Hobb, Fool’s Assassin

17. I had no plans to be an entrepreneur. I just wanted to be a journalist and write for a magazine. At 15, I just decided to leave school and launch a national student magazine. — Richard Branson

18. One thing we can do really well for our students is to help them figure out their identity. — Soledad O

19. Selling my soul for student loans and an education. — Shareca Cole., Carpel Tunnel.

20. More depended on the student than on the school. — Robert A. Heinlein, Have Space Suit–Will Travel

21. South Africa never leaves one indifferent. Its history, its population, its landscapes and cultures–all speak to the visitor, to the student, to the friend of Africa. — Tariq Ramadan

22. I always told, Sandra Bullock was my student when she was younger, I always told her it’s important that we hold on to our insecurity, the wisdom of insecurity. — Sally Kirkland

23. Empirical science is apt to cloud the sight, and, by the very knowledge of functions and processes, to bereave the student of themanly contemplation of the whole. — Ralph Waldo Emerson

24. I like to tell students, ‘I didn’t burst on to the literary scene.’ I’m never good at things at the beginning. I was terrible at the start. I need to work and work. — Markus Zusak

25. …our students should be playing Beethoven with research processes, but instead we are hearing Mary Had a Little Lamb. — William Badke

26. It’s the inspired student that continues to learn on their own. That’s what separates the real achievers in the world from those who pedal along, finishing assignments. — Neil Degrasse Tyson

27. I spent some time at White Memorial Medical Center as a senior medical student doing a rotation in surgery; however, I felt I wasn’t getting enough time assisting. — Samuel Wilson

28. The greatest teachers are the ones that turn a B student into an A student, or a failing student into a B student. — Neil Degrasse Tyson

29. Book variables, student variables, and school variables. — Teri S. Lesesne

30. I’ve always been a student, so I want to learn. — Snoop Dogg

31. You don’t really need to be intelligent to be a ‘top student.’ All that you have to do is to forget the least in an exam. — Mokokoma Mokhonoana

32. The good teacher makes the poor student good and the good student superior. — Marva Collins

33. Why are they all staring?’ demanded Albus as he and Rose craned around to look at the other students. ‘Don’t let it worry you, ‘ said Ron. ‘It’s me. I’m extremely famous. — J. K. Rowling

34. Again, keep everything. — Nedra Reynolds, Portfolio Keeping: A Guide for Students

35. Too much of the education system orients students toward becoming better thinkers, but there is almost no focus on our capacity to pay attention and cultivate awareness.–Jon Kabat — Zinn

36. When you’re a student of poetry, you’re lucky if you don’t realize how untalented you are until you get a little better. Otherwise, you would just stop. — Tony Hoagland, Ploughshares

37. A teacher instructs;a student absorbs.A book is a companion;a good one, a messiah. — Matshona Dhliwayo

38. We had the Vietnam War in the ’60s, and there was a draft. The students didn’t believe in it, and it unified them. — Neil Young

39. Time is the best teacher, but unfortunately, it kills all of its students. — Robbie Williams

40. I did a lot of student acting when I was young. — Salman Rushdie

41. We’ve heard from many teachers that they used episodes of Star Trek and concepts of Star Trek in their science classrooms in order to engage the students. — Patrick Stewart

42. If you improve education by teaching for competence, eliminating schooling, and connecting with students, the test scores will improve. — William Glasser

43. All that is necessary for a student is access to a library. — Thomas Jefferson, The Papers of Thomas Jefferson, Volume 16: November 1789 to July 1790

44. The school of suffering never graduates any students, so ask God to teach to you the lessons He wants you to learn. — Warren W. Wiersbe

45. How can we expect our students to become bold and fearless in thought and action if we encase them in sentimental shrines feigning a culture which has long since disappeared? — Walter Gropius

46. I always tell students that you’ve got to be practical. You do not need a dream. You need a purpose, something you can wake up to in the morning when the dream is dissipated. — Twyla Tharp

47. We’ve heard from many teachers that they used episodes of Star Trek and concepts of Star Trek in their science classrooms in order to engage the students. — Patrick Stewart

48. I was a terrible student. I didn’t graduate magna cum laude: I graduated ‘Thank you, Lawdy!’ — Shannon Sharpe

49. Students shy away from Maths, but in reality Maths is the best friend of man. — Shakuntala Devi

50. Public schools teaching students to hate America as the left appeases Muslims with ‘religious literacy training. — Rush Limbaugh


I hope these quotes have inspired you to do your best in your studies, and to never give up on your dreams. Remember, the sky is the limit! With hard work and determination, anything is possible. So don’t forget to stay focused and keep studying. Best of luck!

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