People say that being a student is the best period in one’s lifespan. If you’re still studying, then do check out some of the student quotes and famous pupil quotations and sayings!

Students Quotes

Books, endless gossip, exams, mass bunking, text chats and endless dreams are some of the immediate words that can be associated with students! For students, their respective colleges or schools are like second home. This is the golden time for pupils to bond with their classmates and create strong bonds or special memories that will forever remain etched in their minds. You can still be a student if you have a strong desire to keep learning new things in life. Read further to get an insight about the great pupil quotations and sayings.

There is, so I believe, in the essence of everything, something that we cannot call learning. There is, my friend, only a knowledge - that is everywhere.

- Herman Hesse

I believe that the testing of the student's achievements in order to see if he meets some criterion held by the teacher, is directly contrary to the implications of therapy for significant learning.

- Carl Rogers

When you play, play hard; when you work, don't play at all.

- Theodore Roosevelt

Mathematics may be defined as the subject in which we never know what we are talking about, nor whether what we are saying is true.

- Bertrand Russell

Nothing gives rest but the sincere search for truth.

- Blaise Pascal

I hated school. Even to this day, when I see a school bus it's just depressing to me. The poor little kids.

- Dolly Parton

One of the greatest problems of our time is that many are schooled but few are educated.

- Selected Writings , Thomas More

Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten.

- B. F. Skinner

Quite frankly, teachers are the only profession that teach our children.

- Dan Quayle

The task of the educator lies in seeing that the child does not confound good with immobility and evil with activity.

- Maria Montessori

Responsibility for learning belongs to the student, regardless of age.

- Robert Martin

My own experience is that a certain kind of genius among students is best brought out in bed.

- Allen Ginsberg

Marriage is a great institution.

- Mae West

Take the attitude of a student, never be too big to ask questions, never know too much to learn something new.

- Og Mandino

If you don't ask, you don't get.

- Stevie Wonder

I can find in my undergraduate classes, bright students who do not know that the stars rise and set at night, or even that the Sun is a star.

- Carl Sagan

Students must have initiative; they should not be mere imitators. They must learn to think and act for themselves - and be free.

- Cesar Chavez

A judge is a law student who marks his own examination papers.

- H. L. Mencken

Discussion in class, which means letting twenty young blockheads and two cocky neurotics discuss something that neither their teacher nor they know.

- Vladimir Nabokov

My teachers treated me as a diamond in the rough, someone who needed smoothing.

- Mother Jones

He was what I often think is a dangerous thing for a statesman to be - a student of history; and like most of those who study history, he learned from the mistakes of the past how to make new ones.

- A. J. P. Taylor

I could undertake to be an efficient pupil if it were possible to find an efficient teacher.

- Gertrude Stein

It's a staggering transition for high school students that found they could study five hours a week and make As and Bs.

- John Gardner

Finish last in your league and they call you idiot. Finish last in medical school and they call you doctor.

- Abe Lemons

Well, I think every film student goes into film school thinking they want to write and direct their own movies, and they don't realize how much goes into it, and what a process it is.

- Alexis Bledel

Real education should consist of drawing the goodness and the best out of our own students. What better books can there be than the book of humanity?

- Cesar Chavez

We need to help students and parents cherish and preserve the ethnic and cultural diversity that nourishes and strengthens this community - and this nation.

- Cesar Chavez

Students of American glass must always keep in mind that the creations they collect are truly examples of our American culture... and thus have historical significance.

- James Lafferty

I don't think I'm in any position to call myself a martial artist. I'm a student of the martial arts.

- Lou Reed

Every time a student walks past a really urgent, expressive piece of architecture that belongs to his college, it can help reassure him that he does have that mind, does have that soul.

- Louis Kahn

A self-taught man usually has a poor teacher and a worse student.

- Henny Youngman

I have a daughter who is a sophomore in college and another who is in the 11th grade of high school.

- Thomas Friedman

All students can learn.

- Christopher Morley

A student never forgets an encouraging private word, when it is given with sincere respect and admiration.

- William Lyon Phelps

What is the student but a lover courting a fickle mistress who ever eludes his grasp?

- William Osler

A university is what a college becomes when the faculty loses interest in the students.

- John Ciardi

Tuition and fees have always been an access issue for us. If we raise our tuition too high, it can make it difficult for some students to enroll. And that's not a position we want to be in.

- John Mason

I slept for four years. I didn't study much of anything. I majored in something called communication arts.

- Don DeLillo

So you weren't a good student.

- Stephen Colbert

I assume they'll be expelled. I mean, I know the school wouldn't ever let an athlete play here if they did something like this, so why would a student be allowed to stay?

- Rick James

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