"All that stands between the graduate and the top of the ladder is the ladder."
Author Unknown Confidence |
Man's greatness consists in his ability to do, and the proper application of his powers to things needed to be done.
The voices of conformity speak so loudly. Don't listen to them.
Being Yourself |
After years of daily effort and sleepless nights cramming for exams and
finishing term papers, the day finally
comes when you put on your caps and gowns to stand in line to receive
the university diploma certifying
that the time has come for you to make your entry into the real world.
Maria C. Siccardi, A Graduation Gift: What I Knew as a Kid... and Forgot in Life's Maddening Race
No matter what people tell you,
words and ideas can change the world.
Quotes about Change |
You are braver than you believe,
stronger than you seem,
and smarter than you think.
Believe In Yourself |
There is no chance, no destiny, no fate, that can circumvent,
or hinder or control the firm resolve of a determined soul.
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
You did it. You got through it. You've run the gauntlet of exams, essays,
and the occasional all-nighter and
come out of it reasonably unscathed. You've got a diploma,
a gown, and a nifty tasseled cap.
Alyssa Favreau, .Stuff Every Graduate Should Know: A Handbook for the Real World (Stuff You Should Know)
The most important thing in life is to stop saying "I wish" and start saying
"Set your goals, take the action, live your dreams."
"It is clear the future holds great opportunities.
It also holds pitfalls. The trick will be to avoid the pitfalls,
seize the opportunities, and get back home by six o'clock."
Woody Allen Future |
"You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes.
You can steer yourself in any direction you choose.You're on your own.
And you know what you know.You are the guy who'll decide where to go."
Dr. Seuss Choices |
"The odds of hitting your target go up dramatically when you aim at it."
M. Pancoast Focus |
"Together, we can inspire galaxies of greatness for generations to come.
No, sky is not the limit. It is only the beginning."
Inspirational Quotes |
"And they also deserve from us gratitude for undertaking the rigorous
education which they have, for pushing themselves to the limits
and now for going into the world ready to use their talents . . . "
Hillary Rodham Clinton
"True happiness comes from designing a life that works for you."
Bill Burnett; Dave Evans, Designing Your Life: How to Build a Well-Lived, Joyful Life
"We don't stop going to school when we graduate."