We don't need to remind you that life as a student can be overwhelming.
There are constant deadlines, pressure from family and friends, student loans, and uncertainty about finding the right career path, among other things.
That's why we compiled this list of some of the world's best proverbs for students. We hope they motivate you to learn, grow, and achieve your dreams.
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That's why we've paired each of the 10 proverbs for students below with something fly as hell from the culture where the proverb originated. Enjoy!
“When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.” Cherokee Proverb
“Worry often gives a small thing a big shadow.” Swedish Proverb
"Experience is a comb which nature gives us when we are bald.” Chinese Proverb
“In the moment of crisis, the wise build bridges and the foolish build dams.” Nigerian proverb
“A kind word warms a man throughout three winters.” Turkish Proverb
“A friend's eye is a good mirror.” Irish Proverb
“A clear conscience is a soft pillow.” German Proverb
“A book is like a garden carried in the pocket.” Arab Proverb
“A wise man remembers his friends at all times; a fool, only when he has need of them." Turkish proverb