goalsettingWhether we are studying for a test, pursuing a career, or planning life goals, we all can benefit from a little motivation. Motivational quotes provide inspiration, and serve as a reference point that we can look back to throughout our lives. Here are a few quotes related to situations that we all face, selected from this great blog post titled “15 Inspiring Quotes for Students.”


For those who are worried about their future:

“The best way to predict your future is to create it.”

– Abraham Lincoln


For those who need motivation to just keep going:

“Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.”

– Will Rogers


For those who are hesitant to begin working toward their goals:

“Whatever you can do, or dream you can do, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it. Begin it now.”

– Goethe


These quotes come from a blog titled “Minimal Student.” The author, Jessica, gives great advice for tackling some of the most difficult problems that we all face – specifically, defining happiness and figuring out how to attain it. We encourage you all to check out her blog, and we wish all of you the best in your careers!

-The CDI’s