21 motivational quotes to help you get through exams


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Welcome back to university life and - for many of you - exams.

Getting back into study mode after a long time off is tough, so here are some motivating words to pep you up!


I didn't get there by wishing for it or hoping for it, but by working for it.

Estée Lauder


Believe you can and you're halfway there.

Theodore Roosevelt


There are times to stay put and what you want will come to you, and there are times to go out into the world and find such a thing for yourself.

Lemony Snicket


Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, don’t sit at home and think about it. Go out and get busy.

Dale Carnegie


Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.

Joshua J. Marine


Let us make our future now and let us make our dreams tomorrow's reality.

Malala Yousafzai


The act of doing something un-does the fear.

Shonda Rhimes


Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.

Dale Carnegie


If something is important to you, you’ll find a way. If not, an excuse.



Keep on going and chances are you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I have never heard of anyone stumbling on something sitting down.

Charles F. Kettering


Energy and persistence conquer all things.

Benjamin Franklin


The road to success is dotted with many tempting parking places.



I am not a product of circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.

Stephen Covey


What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.

Zig Ziglar


Success is a little like wrestling a gorilla. You don’t quit when you’re tired. You quit when the gorilla is tired.

Robert Strauss


There is no elevator to success. You have to take the stairs.



If you’re going through hell, keep going.

Winston Churchill


Big shots are only little shots who kept shooting.

Christopher Morley


Many of life’s failures are people who did not realise how close they were to success when they gave up.

Thomas Edison


The best way out is always through.

Robert Frost


My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive.

Maya Angelou

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