59 Greatest Quotes About Graduation
My name had lost its ring of familiarity and I had to be nudged to go and receive my diploma.
We must use time wisely and forever realize that the time is always ripe to do right.
If you're feeling good, don't worry. You'll get over it.
So many of us choose our path out of fear disguised as practicality.
Empires rose and fell, and still the speaker droned on in his cicada-like monotony...
You can fail at what you don’t want, so you might as well take a chance on doing what you love.
The things taught in schools & colleges are not an education but the means of education.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Go for it now. The future is promised to no one.
Don't just get involved. Fight for your seat at the table. Better yet, fight for a seat at the head of the table.
The most important thing in your life is to live your life with integrity and to not give in to peer pressure to try to be something that you're not.
Now they seemed not ready to give up the old school, the familiar paths and classrooms.
Karate is the best thing you can do for your child.
It's easier to go down a hill than up it but the view is much better at the top.
Henry Ward Beecher
Never follow anyone else's path, unless you're in the woods and you're lost.
Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye.
If my mind can conceive it, and my heart can believe it, I know I can achieve it.
Just don't give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don't think you can go wrong.
Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it, and I shall move the world.
I don't know where I'm going from here, but I promise it won't be boring.
A man who has never gone to school may steal from a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
Time is not measured by the passing of years but by what one does, what one feels, and what one achieves.
Nothing in life is worthwhile unless you take risks. Fall forward. Every failed experiment is one step closer to success.
Go, and make interesting mistakes, make amazing mistakes, make glorious and fantastic mistakes. Break rules. Leave the world more interesting for your being here.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
If you think you're too small to have an impact, try going to bed with a mosquito.
You have to go wholeheartedly into anything in order to achieve anything worth having.
Frank Lloyd Wright
You can steer yourself in any direction you choose.
Your life is already artful-waiting, just waiting, for you to make it art.
I am learning all the time. The tombstone will be my diploma.
The most rewarding things you do in life are often the ones that look like they cannot be done.
The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Write your own part. It is the only way I've gotten anywhere. It is much harder work, but sometimes you have to take destiny into your own hands.
If you haven't got it, you can't show it. If you have got it, you can't hide it.
Zora Neale Hurston
Give me but a firm spot on which to stand, and I shall move the earth.
Act as if you are, and you will become such.
I've told my children that when I die, to release balloons in the sky to celebrate that I graduated. For me, death is a graduation.
Sixty years ago I knew everything; now I know nothing; education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.
Fortune does favor the bold and you'll never know what you're capable of if you don't try.
A truly equal world would be one where women ran half our countries and companies and men ran half our homes.
Don't ever confuse the two, your life and your work. The second is only part of the first.
To those of you who received honours, awards and distinctions, I say well done. And to the C students, I say you, too, can be president of the United States.
George W. Bush
I have never been jealous. Not even when my dad finished fifth grade a year before I did.
So, what's it like in the real world? Well, the food is better, but beyond that, I don't recommend it.
We cannot lead a choiceless life. Every day, every moment, every second, there is a choice. If it were not so, we would not be individuals.
Real leadership comes from the quiet nudging of an inner voice. It comes from realizing that the time has come to move beyond waiting to doing.
When you graduate from college, they tell you to follow your dreams. Does anyone say you have to wake up first?