Graduation Quotes and Sayings - Page 3
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.
Education is simply the soul of society as it passes from one generation to the next.
- G.K. Chesterton
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.