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Back to School Quotes for Students

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Back to school is right around the corner, which is hard to believe! When it comes to giving our kids motivation, every parent wants to give their kids the right motivational quotes.

Keep reading to check out these Back to School Quotes for Students. I think you’ll enjoy them!

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The new school year is finally almost here. The summer was fun, but now it’s time to get motivated for the new school year. Looking for back to school quotes for students? I think you’re in the right spot.

Back to School Quotes for Students:

When you’re trying to motivate your kids for the new school year ahead, you’re going to need lots of motivational quotes. The good news is that there are lots of quotes out there to help your kiddos head back to school.

“You don’t learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing, and by falling over.” – Richard Branson

Sometimes you have to give something a try for yourself. If you fail, get up and try again.

“Education is the key to unlocking the world, a passport to freedom.” – Oprah Winfrey

Not everyone has the privilege of getting an education. However, education is truly the key of making something of yourself.

“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.” – Dr. Seuss

Do you have a brain? Do you have feet? Then the world is your canvas! You get to do anything and go anywhere you please.



“Don’t try so hard to fit in, and certainly don’t try so hard to be different…Just try hard to be you.” – Zendaya

It’s a lot of work to try and fit in. If you be yourself, you won’t have to worry about what other people think.

“Be so good they can’t ignore you.” – Steve Martin

Hate the idea of being ignored? Focus on your abilities and what you’re good at and they won’t be able to ignore you.

“I like a teacher who gives you something to take home to think about besides homework.” – Lily Tomlin

Being a teacher is more than assigning homework. Give your students something to think about, something to apply to their life.

“Let us remember: One book, one pen, one child and one teacher can change the world.” – Malala Yousafzai

We often think that “one” person isn’t enough, but it is. One of anything can make a huge difference.

“Sometimes we’re all too quick to count down the days that we forget to make the days count.” – Unknown

Stop counting down the days and start living your days.

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“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

Believe in yourself, you’re worth it and your future is worth it. Do you believe you’re worth it?

“Make today so awesome yesterday gets jealous.” – Unknown

Today is a new day, so it’s time to embrace it and make the most of it. Make it even more awesome than yesterday.

“You’ve got this.” – Unknown

There are going to be days that your kiddo doesn’t believe they have it, but a quick “hey, you’ve got this” is very encouraging!

“Don’t look back. You’re not going that way.” – Unknown

What’s the point in looking in the past? You’re moving forward, so focus on that!

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Back to School Resources:

Heading back to school can be an exciting time for kids, but it can also produce loads of stress. The following resources will help you and your children make a smooth transition from Summer to school.

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Friday 2nd of August 2019

It really is hard to get up the motivation for the "back to school" season for both parents and children. The quotes you posted are so inspirational and encouraging to get in gear for school time. Thank you for sharing with us!