Graduation Quotes

A collection of graduation quotes and sayings that are inspirational and that can be shared with the new graduate.

"Never let your dreams die, pursue them, achieve them, be all that you wish to be."
Dream   |



"I do not know what the future holds but I know who holds the future." Oprah Winfrey
Graduation Poems   |



"Sooner or later we all discover that the important moments in life are not the advertised ones, not the birthdays, the graduations, the weddings, not the great goals achieved. The real milestones are less prepossessing. They come to the door of memory unannounced, stray dogs that amble in, sniff around a bit and simply never leave. Our lives are measured by these." Susan B. Anthony
Life   |



"Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sun-dial in the shade?" Benjamin Franklin
Motivational   |



"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it." Aristotle
Thought Provoking   |



"The things taught in schools and colleges are not an education, but the means of education." Ralph Waldo Emerson
Knowledge   |



"Success depends upon previous preparation, and without such preparation there is sure to be failure." Confucius
Failure   |



"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams." Eleanor Roosevelt
Believe   |



"Just about a month from now I'm set adrift, with a diploma for a sail and lots of nerve for oars." Richard Halliburton
Positive   |



"If you aren't fired with enthusiasm, you will be fired with enthusiasm." Vince Lombardi
Inspirational   |



"What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us." Ralph Waldo Emerson
Inspirational Poems   |



"Don't live down to expectations. Go out there and do something remarkable." Wendy Wasserstein
Quotes to Live By   |



"He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life." Mahummad Ali
Courage   |



"Be the change that you want to see in the world." Gandhi
Change   |



"Whenever it is possible, a boy should choose some occupation which he should do even if he did not need the money." William Lyon Phelps
Money   |



"The great value of formal education is that it is designed to foreshorten human experience. It endeavors with ease and economy to bring each succeeding generation up to date with respect to the past, and to make it at home in the world. In this sense, it prepares each generation for life." Virgil M. Hancher
Experience   |



"We should not look back unless it is to derive useful lessons from past errors, and for the purpose of profiting by dearly bought experience." George Washington
Poems about Life   |



"What your life amounts to is directly connected to what you think of yourself." Joyce Meyer, eat the cookie. . .buy the shoes
Attitude   |


"You know you are on the road to success if you would do your job and not be paid for it." Oprah Winfrey
Work  |

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