Quotes on Inspirational High School Graduation

Nothing worth knowing can be taught. Oscar Wilde

Graduation is not the end; it's the beginning. Orrin Hatch

It was only when I finished the course and left my graduation diploma on the bus that I realized I'd become an actor. James D'arcy

Your education is a dress rehearsal for a life that is yours to lead. Nora Ephron

You can steer yourself in any direction you choose. Dr. Seuss

You will make a lousy anybody else, but you will be the best "you" in existence. Zig Ziglar

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind." "Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened. Dr. Seuss

Always be a first-rate version of yourself. Audrey Hepburn

All successful people, men and women, are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose. Brian Tracy

Don't let the noise of others' opinions drown out your own inner voice. Steve Jobs

You are the guy who'll decide where to go. Dr. Seuss

Listen. I may not be much, but I'm all I've got. Maybe you need a magnifying glass to find my face in my high school graduation photo. Maybe I haven't got any family or friends. Yes, yes, I know all that. But, strange as it might seem, I'm not entirely dissatisfied with life... I feel pretty much at home with what I am. I don't want to go anywhere. I don't want any unicorns behind fences. Haruki Murakami

A dream you dream alone is only a dream. John Lennon

We live by what we believe not but what we see. Angela Ahrendts

My school was so tough the school newspaper had an obituary section. Norm Crosby

We spend our whole lives recovering from high school. Paula Danziger

If you enjoyed high school, you were probably a psychopath or a cheerleader. Or possibly both. Jenny Lawson

In high school, my desire for friendship far outweighed my talent for it. Beth Kephart

High school is about finding who you are, because that's more important than trying to be someone else. Nick Jonas

I went to my 30th high school reunion, and I could tell who was gay and who was straight because the gay people were like, 'Sarah, you've been doing so much,' and the straight people were like, 'So, Sarah, what have you been doing? Sarah Schulman

When I was in high school, I was a late bloomer. And just like all those supermodels who said they were gawky and no one liked them, that was me - metaphorically. And so I was ready to rise like a phoenix in later times. Stephen Malkmus

High school was great when it ended. Jennifer Stone

High school and equality are forever incompatible. Sharyn McCrumb

I dont think anyone can get away from high school unscathed. Matthew Morrison

In high school I was an outcast I wasn't cool to hang out with. I ate my lunch in a bathroom stall because that was the one place I could go where I wouldn't been seen. Shay Mitchell

Hollywood, it's just like high school. Whoever is pretty and popular, everyone wants to be with. Tucker Max

I havent really eaten breakfast since high school. Domo Genesis

Even though I only have a high-school degree, I'm a professional student. Bill Gates

I read 'Dracula' in high school. I've been around vampires forever. Denis O'Hare

If you'd have asked me when I was auditioning for High School Musical if I ever thought I was going to play a Marine... Zac Efron

The horizon leans forward, offering you space to place new steps of change. Maya Angelou

Practice habits were crucial to my development in basketball. I didn't play against the toughest competition in high school, but one reason I was able to do well in college was that I mastered the fundamentals. You've got to have them down before you can even think about playing. Larry Bird

I think sleeping was my problem in school. If school had started at 4:00 in the afternoon, I'd be a college graduate today. George Foreman

When I went to Catholic high school in Philadelphia, we just had one coach for football and basketball. He took all of us who turned out and had us run through a forest. The ones who ran into the trees were on the football team. George Raveling

Education is the key to unlocking the world, a passport to freedom. Oprah Winfrey

A professor is someone who talks in someone else's sleep. W H Auden

Look, we ought to do this for our kids... We ought to have a high school so that every kid who grows up here - they're all our kids - gets a good high school education. Robert D. Putnam

A New York friend said that visiting the South reminded her of nothing more than being in high school again. Rosemary Daniell

I played baseball growing up, second base, and then when I got to high school,it just didnt exist there. Finn Wittrock

In fact, I'm softer than I've ever been, including that unfortunate semester in high school when I simultaneously discovered Krispy Kreme and pot, Olivia Wilde

At a very early age I started a cartoon scrapbook, actually when I was in high school. And it became, in turn, a scrapbook of my life. And there are about 2,000 volumes. Hugh Hefner

I liked to scrapbook and collage a whole lot in high school. Im always ripping things out of magazines, and always collecting quotes from the Internet. When I was 17, I loved AIM. I was obsessed with my buddy list! Jenna Ushkowitz

People, when they come up to me, are like, Did we go to high school together? Or did I make out with you at sleepaway camp? And oftentimes, yes, that is the answer, because I went to a giant high school and made out with everybody. Adam Pally

Homophobia is manufactured in high schools, so its probably useful to keep in mind that it really does bother people. Zak Orth

Actually, I failed drama in high school because of nerves. I wasnt able to memorize the words. I had complete stage fright. Constance Marie

life is just high school all over again, only with bigger bills to pay. Linda Palmer

I'm living in a world where there are LGBTQ straight alliances at high schools. I feel pretty psyched on that. Kathleen Hanna

Welcome to adulthood," she said. "It sucks as much as high school. Sarah Dessen

The present syllabus in our high schools corresponds almost exactly to what was known in 1640. W. W. Sawyer

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

There is a good reason they call these ceremonies 'commencement exercises'. Graduation is not the end; it's the beginning. Orrin Hatch

At commencement you wear your square-shaped mortarboards.My hope is that from time to time you will let your minds be bold, and wear sombreros. Paul A. Freund

For me, I always go back to when I was 10 years old and, I think between the time I was 10 and going to high school, were some of the greatest moments for me, because I had a group of friends that I was inseparable with, who we would make movies with all the time. Michael Giacchino

I can tell that fame is probably the most unadorable thing about acting. High School Musical is what got me here today and I'm very grateful - but the fame part isn't so fun. Zac Efron

Openness isn't the end; it's the beginning. Margaret Heffernan

The fireworks begin today. Each diploma is a lighted match. Each one of you is a fuse. Ed Koch

Death isn't the end, it's the beginning. Jennifer Love Hewitt

It is a warning, Godspeed. It means you are no longer welcome here at these prices. Bill Cosby

The things taught in schools and colleges are not an education, but the means to an education. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Think of it as your ticket to change the world. Tom Brokaw

I have always been confident in my skills and once the game got going I knew I was probably the best player on the floor most of the time whether it was junior high, high school or college. I knew I had control of the game. Larry Bird

When I graduated from high school I couldn't go to college, so I went to the library 3 days a week for 10 years. Ray Bradbury

Besides P.E., geography was my best class in high school. I was in this gifted class when I was younger, and it was wicked! Steve Nash

Yes I graduated from high school. Welfare. Temporary work, please. What is my problem? I want to eat. Alexis De Veaux

Reunions are always fraught with awkward tensions - the necessity to account for oneself; the attempt to find, through memories, an ember of the old emotions ... Anita Shreve

[When asked how someone 6'3" had dared take up golf:] I was too tall to make the chess team in my high school, so I tried golf. Carol Mann

When I was in high school, I liked to pretend that I was a Russian foreign exchange student. I would do things like go into a pizza restaurant and tell them Id never had pizza before, and theyd bring me into the kitchen and show me how to make an American pizza. Its really fun. Misha Collins

If you had seen me back in high school, there's no way you would have ever said I would become an author or teacher because I was a horrible student. Robert Kiyosaki

When I was in high school, my parents had this power over me - if I ever lied or got caught doing something that I shouldnt be doing, then I would no longer be able to go to L.A. and continue to pursue the acting thing. Dan Byrd

I feel Britannia High is aimed at an older audience than High School Musical. Britannia High is more of a serious drama, with the music and dance on top. Mitch Hewer

I wasnt particularly funny in high school, but I grew up with three older brothers who were quite funny. Ryan Stiles

If I had a dollar for every time someone made fun of me in high school-oh wait, I do! Bill Gates

I had a band called the Sound Of Love, and that was R&B songs about girls in my high school. I played in some other indie bands who were trying to make it big; those sucked. Then I started Makeout Videotape, and that was that. Mac Demarco

At the time I finished high school, I was determined to study biology, deeply convinced to eventually be a researcher. Christiane Nusslein-Volhard

There are certain things in there that no one else would recognize, really. I see details of my life that I didn't even intend to put in when I was doing the work. For example, I noticed that every single kid in the high school in The Death-Ray is based on somebody I went to high school with. Daniel Clowes

What was it about high school that made people think with their insecurities instead of their brains? Lisi Harrison

When you are in high school, you don't give much thought to what you can't do. For most people, that gets learned later, and for still fewer, gets unlearned for the rest of life. Bob Goff

YOU YOU YOU your eyes, thick as a high school scrapbook crackling and yellow, curling at the edges a book of myths in which i do not appear. Clint Catalyst

...and yes, it was a high school romance, but it was still the kind of romance where I thought we were trying to find a way to make it forever... Gayle Forman

My first debate in high school-"Resolved: Girls are no good"-and I won! Donald Freed

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