8 Inspiring Quotes to Help Get You Through Midterms

By: Mehak Dureja, SDSU Chapter Member


From studying for midterms to trying to keep up with extracurricular activities, life gets overwhelming around this time of year, and it begins to affect our mental health. It may feel like a never ending roller coaster, but we have to continue to remind ourselves to take a deep breath, regroup, and continue to push through. That being said, here are eight quotes to get you through the next few weeks of midterms:

“You don’t have to choose between doing good and doing well.” 

- Tim Cook

You don’t have a right to the cards you believe you should have been dealt. You have an obligation to play the hell out of the ones you’re holding.”

- Anonymous

"What's the greatest lesson a woman can learn? That since day one, she's already had everything she needs within herself. It's the world that convinced her she does not."

- Rupi Kaur

“If you don’t go after what you want, you’ll never have it. If you don’t ask, the answer is always no. If you don’t step forward, you’re always in the same place.”

- Nora Roberts

“Whatever you do, be different – that was the advice my mother gave me, and I can’t think of better advice for anyone. If you’re different, you will stand out."

- Anita Roddick

"The key to success is to start before you are ready." 

- Marie Forleo

“Education is our passport to the future,  for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today”

- Malcolm X

"It's  a slow process, but quitting won't speed it up."

- Anonymous