Homework Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old homework quotes, homework sayings, and homework proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


I've got a lot of homework to do, and none of it has anything to do with school.     

Travis Thrasher

Homework is not an option. My bed is sending out serious nap rays. I can't help myself. The fluffy pillows and warm comforter are more powerful than I am. I have no choice but to snuggle under the covers.     

Laurie Halse Anderson

He's given me enough homework to last ten years. I'm gonna die of nerdism.     

Mark A. Cooper

The worst thing a kid can say about homework is that it is too hard. The worst thing a kid can say about a game is it's too easy.     

Henry Jenkins

You don't get rich off your day job, you get rich off your homework.     

Daymond John

Everybody talks about finding your voice. Do your homework and your voice will find you.     

Branford Marsalis

If you want to be lucky, do your homework.     

Jim Rogers

The teacher can always tell when you did your homework on the bus.     

Cynthia Lewis

Do your homework. I'm tired of carrying you.     

Cheryl Miller

Teens think listening to music helps them concentrate. It doesn't. It relieves them of the boredom that concentration on homework induces.     

Marilyn vos Savant

With homework, school prepares students for overtime. With reports, it prepares them for payday.     

Mokokoma Mokhonoana

Do your homework and stand your ground.     

Peter Bart

If you do your homework and do your due diligence, you shouldn't get stuck with one of them.     

Dawson Grimsley

There's only one interview technique that matters. Do your homework so you can listen to the answers and react to them and ask follow-ups. Do your homework, prepare.     

Jim Lehrer

Nothing is free. You got to pay to be in society. First you start with homework.     

Mel Brooks

Homework is a term that means grown up imposed yet self-afflicting torture.     

James Patterson

The more you do your homework, the more you're free to be intuitive. But you've got to put the work in.     

Edward Norton

One of life's most painful moments comes when we must admit that we didn't do our homework, that we are not prepared.     

Merlin Olsen

If you're working 12-hour days, then you come home to do three hours' homework, it's quite a lot on your plate.     

Anna Popplewell

Writing for me can be homework. I do get a lot from it in the end. But I hate doing it.     

Natalie Maines

Do your homework and know your business better than anyone. Otherwise, someone who knows more and works harder will kick your ass.     

Mark Cuban

Homework is a best work,but if human hate it its a worst work.     

Vidhya Vijay

Do your homework, study the craft, believe in yourself, and out-work everyone.     

Justin Hires

The toughest thing about homework is getting mom and pop to agree on the same answer.     

Joey Lauren Adams

Home computers are being called upon to perform many new functions, including the consumption of homework formerly eaten by the dog.     

Doug Larson

The difference between a calculated risk and rolling the dice can be expressed in one word: homework.     

Georgette Mosbacher

Lack of homework shows up in the marketplace as well as in the classroom.     

Jim Rohn

I like a teacher who gives you something to take home to think about besides homework.     

Lily Tomlin

You see it in education a lot. If you do your homework, you get to pick out something from the class treasure chest.     

Dace Svikis

Inspiration comes in the middle of the night when you should be doing homework.     

Amy Lee

Do your homework and keep good files. Know the background and biases of your sources.     

Jane Brody

My life is a black hole of boredom and despair. So basically you've been doing homework. Like I said, black hole.     

Kiersten White

The same people who never did their homework in high school are still doing that to this very day out in the real world.     

Jules Shear

My parents always taught me that my day job would never make me rich; it'd be my homework.     

Daymond John

The team that is going to win is the one that does its homework the best by studying its opponents.     

Imran Khan

When I was growing up, my parents told me. Finish your dinner. People in China and India are starving. I tell my daughters. Finish your homework. People in India and China are starving for your job.     

Thomas Friedman

Homework, I have discovered, involves a sharp pencil and thick books and long sighs.     

Katherine Applegate

Do your homework and know your facts, but remember it's passion that persuades.     

H Jackson Brown Jr.

Do your homework or hire wise experts to help you. Never jump into a business you have no idea about.     

John Templeton