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With the onset of summer, we feel the need to get inspired. Today on the Collegiate Communities Blog, we’re excited to share a few inspirational quotes that we love. As you head out of your apartment and explore West Lafayette, IN this month, remember the wise words found in today’s blog post.

Bear Bryant

“If you believe in yourself and have dedication and pride — and never quit, you’ll be a winner. The price of victory is high but so are the rewards.”

Thomas Jefferson

“The glow of one warm thought is to me worth more than money.”

Pope John XXIII

“Consult not your fears but your hopes and your dreams. Think not about your frustrations, but about your unfulfilled potential. Concern yourself not with what you tried and failed in, but with what it is still possible for you to do.”

William Shakespeare

“We know what we are, but know not what we may be.”

Abraham Lincoln

“Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.”

Winston Churchill

“The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.”

Albert Einstein

“If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things.”

Cavett Robert

“Character is the ability to carry out a good resolution long after the excitement of the moment has passed.”

Ken Venturi

“I don't believe you have to be better than everybody else. I believe you have to be better than you ever thought you could be.”

Dan Millman

“I learned that we can do anything, but we can’t do everything… at least not at the same time. So think of your priorities not in terms of what activities you do, but when you do them. Timing is everything.”

Chinese Proverb

“The person who says it cannot be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it.”