16 Best College Quotes For Motivation

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Are you looking for some college quotes? Stay motivated with the help of the below inspirational college quotes.

Best Quotes About College

1. “A university is just a group of buildings gathered around a library.” ― Shelby Foote

2. “Every year, many, many stupid people graduate from college. And if they can do it, so can you.” ― John Green

3. “College is the best time of your life. When else are your parents going to spend several thousand dollars a year just for you to go to a strange town and get drunk every night?” ― David Wood

4. “To be a writer you have to write — and no academic degree is going to do the writing for you. ” ― Michelle Richmond

5. “I imagine that one of the biggest troubles with colleges is there are too many distractions, too much panty-raiding, fraternities, and boola-boola and all of that.” ― Malcolm X

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6. “If the college you visit has a bookstore filled with t-shirts rather than books, find another college.” ― Albert Mohler Jr.

7. “Some people get an education without going to college. The rest get it after they get out.” ― Mark Twain

8. “College was for people who didn’t know they were smart.” ― Stephen King

9. “Going to college don’t make you from somewhere, any more than a cat born in an over can call itself a biscuit.” ― Laura Lippman

10. “College is a different scene than it was ten years ago. It used to be all about sex and drugs. Now it’s all about texting and fast food.” ― Aaron B. Powell

11. “When you’re in college you haven’t had that much life. Parents, school, assorted youth activities—that’s about it.” ― Martha Moody

12. “People in college are like this, unpleasantly smug one minute and then abasing themselves to show off their good manners the next.” ― Sally Rooney

13. “College is a blossoming new world of genital opportunity.” ― Thomm Quackenbush

14. “The college diploma has no more power to hold the knowledge you have gained in college than a piece of tissue paper over a gas jet can hold the gas in the pipe.” ― Orison Swett Marden

15. “Going to college without putting your heart into it is like setting the microwave for thirty minutes and forgetting to put food in—you use all the same energy with none of the results.” ― Joel B. Randall

16. “College was out of our lives – for me like a lover I had overestimated for four years, for her like a painful vaccine someone else had told her was necessary.” ― Lana Bastašić

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