Feeling lost, stuck, or unmotivated during your college experience? We've been there.
Here's a list of famous quotes from prominent names throughout history to guide you through stressful times. Don't forget to keep pushing forward; if they could do it, so can you!
With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts. -Eleanor Roosevelt
I attribute my success to this - I never gave or took any excuse. -Florence Nightingale
"You can't use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have."
The best way to gain self-confidence is to do what you are afraid to do. -Swati Sharma
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence. -Helen Keller
I don't believe you have to better than everybody else. I believe you have to be better than you ever thought you could be. -Ken Venturi
Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible. -Tony Robbins
The secret of getting ahead is getting started. -Mark Twain
Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground. -Theodore Roosevelt
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail. -Benjamin Franklin
No bird soars too high if he soars with his own wings. -William Blake
Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice. -Wayne Dyer
"When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang on."
-Franklin D. Roosevelt
Discipline is just choosing between what you want now and what you want most. -Abraham Lincoln
Where there is a will, there is a way. If there is a chance in a million that you can do something, anything, to keep what you want from ending, do it. Pry the door open or, if need be, wedge your foot in that door and keep it open. -Pauline Kael
Whatever you want in life, other people are going to want it too. Believe in yourself enough to accept the idea that you have an equal right to it. -Diane Sawyer
Perseverance is falling 19 times and succeeding the 20th. -Julie Andrews
The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. -Thomas Paine
Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn. -Harriet Beecher Stowe
It is very important to know who you are. To make decisions. To show who you are. -Malala Yousafzai
Many are called but few get up. -Oliver Herford
There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living. -Nelson Mandela
"Go for it now. The future is promised to no one."
Success is not final; failure is not fatal; it is the courage to continue that counts. -Winston S. Churchill
Keep your face always toward the sunshine, and shadows will fall behind you. -Walt Whitman
Madi Reade is currently a student in her junior year at the University of Missouri studying Journalism with an emphasis in Strategic Communications. She lives an active lifestyle and maintains an organized weekly routine to ensure academic success. Throughout her academic career, she has remained committed to bettering her writing and editing abilities with a plan to pursue a career after university that will allow her to employ these skills effectively.