Inspirational Quotes for Graduates

Posted on April 15, 2014 by Tijon Employee
Graduation is a special time that represents an accomplishment and milestone made in the individual's life. It is also a time for celebratory and inspirational words to be shared that help encourage the graduate with pursuing forward in accomplishing their life goals. A selection of inspirational quotes for graduates are listed below that are perfect to choose from and share with the graduate.

~ "All our dreams can come true... if we have the courage to pursue them." - Walt Disney
~ "Always do more than is required of you." - George S. Patton
"As long as you're going to be thinking anyway, think big." - Donald Trump
~ "Be nice to people on your way up because you meet them on your way down." - Jimmy Durante
~ "Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind."  - Dr. Seuss
~ "Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice; it is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved." - William Jennings Bryan
~ "Do not follow where the path may lead. Go, instead, where there is no path and leave a trail."  - Ralph Waldo Emerson
~ "Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant." - Robert Louis Stevenson
~ "Education is the key to unlocking the world, a passport to freedom.” - Oprah Winfrey
~ "Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just it there." - Will Rogers

~ "Excellence is not a skill, it is an attitude." - Ralph Marston
~ "Follow your passion, stay true to yourself, never follow someone else's path unless you're in the woods and you're lost and you see a path then by all means you should follow that." - Ellen Degeneres
~ "I hope your dreams take you to the corners of your smiles, to the highest of your hopes, to the windows of your opportunities, and to the most special places your heart has ever known.” - Anonymous
~ "If you don't know where you are going, you might wind up someplace else." - Yogi Berra
~ "If you think education is expensive, try ignorance." - Andy McIntyre
~ "If you want to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first create the universe." - Carl Sagan
~ "In response to those who say to stop dreaming and face reality, I say keep dreaming and make reality." - Kristian Kan
~ "It is better to have a permanent income than to be fascinating." - Oscar Wilde
~ "It's better to be a failure at something you love than to be a success at something you hate." - George Burns
"Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do." - Ella Fitzgerald
~ "Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it." - Matthew Broderick
~ "My favorite animal is the turtle. The reason is that in order for the turtle to move, it has to stick its neck out." - Ruth Westheimer
~ "Obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up." - Michael Jordan

~ "Opportunity dances with those who are already on the dance floor." - Jackson Browne
~ "Share your sparkle wherever you are."  - Dodinsky
~ "Success is not the result of a spontaneous combustion. you must set yourself on fire." - Reggie Leach
~ "The fireworks begin today. Each diploma is a lighted match. Each one of you is a fuse."  - Edward Koch
~ "The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams." - Eleanor Roosevelt
~ "The key is not to worry about being successful, but to instead work toward being significant and the success will naturally follow." - Oprah Winfrey
~ "There are no shortcuts to anyplace worth going." - Beverly Sills
~ "This above all: To thine own self, be true." - William Shakespeare
~ "To those of you who received honors, awards and distinctions, I say well done. And to the C students, I say you too may one day be president of the United States." - George W. Bush
~ "Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value." - Albert Einstein
~ "What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us." - Ralph Waldo Emerson
~ "You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose." - Dr. Seuss
~ "Your imagination is your preview of life's coming attractions." - Albert Einstein
~ "Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life." - Steve Jobs

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