Studying abroad and living in a foreign country is an impactful experience which left footprints on the world’s thinkers and intellects over history. The reoccurring theme of being foreign in a new land has repeated itself in literature, theaters, movies, speeches and more. Whether it’s a quote of a personal opinion or taken from a book, we’ve compiled the most relevant quotes for the ambitious international student studying abroad yearning to complete their MBA, Ph.D. Master’s degree, or Bachelor’s abroad. If you are far from home, these quotes will not only allow you to relate and hold your head saying “wow that’s exactly how it feels” but also inspire you on your journey to graduating from university abroad.
1. "The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step."
- Lao Tzu
2. "Wherever you go becomes a part of you somehow."
- Anita Desai