College Quotes, Sayings about college life

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

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Yes I’m a bum. But I’m a Harvard bum.
– Simon Wilder

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Don’t find fault. Find a remedy.
– Henry Ford

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Colleges don’t make fools, they only develop them.
– George Lorimer

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If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.
– Milton Berle

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The important thing is not to stop questioning.
– Albert Einstein

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Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
– Theodore Roosevelt

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

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A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
– Francis Bacon

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A professor is one who talks in someone else’s sleep.
– W.H. Auden

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An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.
– Benjamin Franklin

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

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Whether you think you can or think you can’t you are right.
– Henry Ford

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You can lead a boy to college but you can’t make him think.
– Elbert Hubbard

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Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.
– John Dewey

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Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere.
– Chinese Proverb

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Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you’ll land among the stars.
– Les Brown

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What we are is God’s gift to us. What we become is our gift to God.
– Eleanor Powell

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Colleges are places where pebbles are polished and diamonds are dimmed.
– R.S. Ingersoll

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What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson