College Quotes, Sayings about college life - Page 3

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

Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
– Thomas Edison

Don’t live down to expectations. Go out there and do something remarkable.
– Wendy Wasserstein

Learn as much as you can while you are young, since life becomes too busy later.
– Dana Stewart

Education is what remains when one has forgotten everything he learned in school.
– Albert Einstein

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.
– Henry Ford

College is a place to keep warm between high school and an early marriage.
– George Gobel

Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine.
– Anthony J. D’Angelo

Definition of a College professor: someone who talks in other people’s sleep.
– W. H. Auden

Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value.
– Albert Einstein

Always hold your head up, but be careful to keep your nose at a friendly level.
– Max L. Forman

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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