Top Test Quotes: Best Motivation to Pass the Exam

best-test-quotes-to-pass-an-examIf you are studying for the CPA exam or any other professional test, you know that sometimes you could use a little motivation from time to time.

Putting in tons of hours studying each week can be a drag and enough to make you want to quit pursuing your dream of passing the exam. Or worse, you might have failed a section of the exam in the past and you need the motivation to pick yourself back up and take the test again.

I find inspirational test-taking quotes to be one of the biggest sources of motivation out there. Motivational test quotes have power and stick in your head. I’ve often turned these into mantras, speaking them out loud to myself and writing them down during my study process.

If you are studying for an exam and need a little motivation, here’s a few exam quotes that I’ve found pretty motivating. I hope they help you as much as they helped me.


Best Test Quotes


Encouragement for Exams Quotes

Life only has one rule: Never quit. – Unknown

In the middle of ever difficulty lies opportunity. – Albert Einstein

Do something that your future self will thank you for.


Ready for Exam Quotes

The best way to predict the future is to create it.

Dreams don’t work unless you do.


Overcoming Fear of Exams Quotes

Don’t stress. Do your best. Forget the rest.

Nothing happens until something moves. – Albert Einstein

The best view comes after the toughest climb.


Quotes on Examination Success

The greatest test of courage on earth is to bear defeat without losing heart.

Dream big and dare to fail. -Norman Vaughan

Work until your idols become your rivals.


Thought of Exam Quotes

Don’t think about tomorrow. Think about the task at hand.


Words of Wisdom for Exams

Wake up with determination and go to bed with satisfaction.


Final Exam Quotes on Hard Work and Diligence

There is no substitute for hard work. -Thomas Edison

Work in silence. Let success make the noise.

Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.


Finals Quotes on Tenacity and Persistence

Persistence is failing 19 times and succeeding on the 20th

A river cuts through a rock not because of its power, but because of its persistence.

If you are going through hell, keep going. – Winston Churchill

Nothing worth having comes easy.


Exam Quotes on Taking the Initiative

You don’t have to do it right; you just have to do something.

Do something that scares you everyday.

Do something everyday that will inch you closer to a better tomorrow.


Exam Quotes on Confronting Challenges

We don’t grow when something is easy. We grow when something is challenging.

When life gets harder, challenge yourself to get stronger.


Exam Quotes on Facing Failures

Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time. – Thomas Edison

Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up. – Thomas Edison

Kenneth W. Boyd is a former Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and the author of several of the popular "For Dummies" books published by John Wiley & Sons including 'CPA Exam for Dummies' and 'Cost Accounting for Dummies'.

Ken has gained a wealth of business experience through his previous employment as a CPA, Auditor, Tax Preparer and College Professor. Today, Ken continues to use those finely tuned skills to educate students as a professional writer and teacher.