First, question whether or not this thing really needs to be done. (Flickr – amnestystudent) Freshman year is full of excitement, wonder and anxiety.
Lovable and sometimes intimidating figures, our teachers can present us with important life opportunities, inspire us to discover our vocation, and motivate and guide us along the way.
Some days we love them, other days we hate them for expecting too much from us. Too few of us understand a teacher’s value and effort while we are still students.
We want to spend our time having fun, not doing tons of homework.
We don’t realize yet that being good at something takes practice, but our teachers do.
If you’re gearing up for your first year of high school or college, then you are more than likely experiencing a combination of these three feelings and many more.
It’s amazing how quickly we can go from being the big men and women on campus to the tadpoles again, just trying to figure it all out and survive the first few months of freshman year.Alan Sugar "The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing." Walt Disney "I had to make my own living and my own opportunity. Don’t sit down and wait for the opportunities to come. Davis "Don't expect anything from anybody, work hard, put your head down, be good at what you do and good stuff will happen..." Deborah Meaden "It is always the start that requires the greatest effort." James Cash Penney "Everyone should pull their finger out and start a business and to believe in themselves. Our certified Educators are real professors, teachers, and scholars who use their academic expertise to tackle your toughest questions.RELATED VIDEO: It is when we mature that we truly admire these people and begin to recognize the positive difference they made in our lives.There comes a point where we start being thankful to all our teachers, good or bad, but the most memorable ones will always be the ones who believed in us when we didn’t believe in ourselves. I SAID, do you want some MOTHERFUCKING MOTIVATION RIGHT NOW? And if you’re feeling depressed or down, stop feeling sorry for yourself while you’re at it. Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Instead, focus on the positive things that will happen once you get it done. Do you want some motherfucking motivation right now? How you deal with those obstacles defines who you are and determines how successful you are in life. Don’t worry about everything that’s holding you back from accomplishing it.Read through this list, find your favorites, and share them with your friends.We’d also love to see you hard at work at school and in your sport; tag any of your photos on Instagram with one of these quotes and #My Recruiting and we’ll shout you out at @ncsa_sports.Educators go through a rigorous application process, and every answer they submit is reviewed by our in-house editorial team.The main things to keep in mind when writing any speech are your audience, subject and purpose.