Graduation Quotes and Sayings - Page 3
To accomplish great things, we must dream as well as act.
– Anatole France
College professor: someone who talks in other people’s sleep.
– W.H. Auden
Education is the best provision for old age.
Graduating college in four years is like leaving a party at 10:30
Every man is the architect of his own future.
Education make a people easy to lead, but difficult to drive, easy to govern, but impossible to enslave.
– Peter Brougham
You can lead a boy to college, but you can’t make him think.
– Elbert Hubbard
The man who graduates today and stops learning tomorrow is uneducated the day after.
– Newton Diehl Baker
Always do more than is required of you.
– General George S. Patton
Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.
– Albert Einstein
Learning is like rowing upstream; not to advance is to drop back.
– Chinese Proverb
The important thing is the educational experience itself – how to survive it.
– Donald Barthelme
A graduation ceremony is an event where the commencement speaker tells thousands of students dressed in identical caps and gowns that ‘individuality’ is the key to success.
– Robert Orben
Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition… Stay hungry. Stay foolish.
– Steve Jobs, Stanford University, 2005
He who learns but does not think is lost. He who thinks but does not learn is in great danger.
You know that point at your graduation ceremony where everyone throws their caps? Isn’t it great that we all celebrate how smart we are by throwing sharp pointy objects in the air.