You're in college for a reason.
You're here to improve yourself and invest in your future. For most, it’s not an easy ride. It’s meant to be a challenge because that is the only way to personal growth. A new year provides new hope, new aspirations, and a newfound energy to succeed.
Let’s kick it off with an inspirational video that is sure to light a fire in your drive and determination to succeed in school and beyond.
It's all about pushing yourself to do better. Don't get complacent with your current life just getting by doing the bare minimum. Don't get comfortable. Always be learning, always be adding new skills, always be building and investing in yourself.
“Unless you attempt to do something beyond that which you have already mastered, you will never grow.”
You get what you give in this life, so push yourself to new heights; new limits. Take yourself out of your comfort zone and keep pushing forward.
“If you’re not where you are. If you’re not where you want to be. If you don’t have what you want to have. If you’re not where you think you should be at this particular place. It has nothing to do with the system, but it has everything to do with the fact that you’re not making the sacrifice.”
College Motivation Must-Reads:
There is no better way to growth than through perseverance. If you're not facing some kind of battle, some kind of struggle, you aren't pushing yourself hard enough.
“What is it that you looked at at some point in time and decided you couldn't do it? That you talked yourself out of it?”
There is no better time than now. This is your year, and it begins one day at a time. Today is that day.
“When you're not pursuing your goal, you are literally committing spiritual suicide.”
What are your dreams? What are your goals? Get started on them today.
“Most people take their greatness, take their ideas to the graveyard with them.”
“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”
- Mark Twain
2017 is awaiting…go get it.