33 High School Graduation Quotes



    Set your sail, and use the winds of life 
to get to where you want to go.  John Whitton

  1. "You must decide where you want to go. Do not let the winds of life determine your life's outcome. Set your sail, and use the winds of life to get to where you want to go." John Whitton, Dirty Thirty - 30 Life Lessons
    Inspirational Quotes



  2. When we least expect it, life sets us a challenge to test our courage and willingness to change; at such a moment, there is no point in pretending that nothing has happened or in saying that we are not ready. The challenge will not wait. Life does not look back. A week is more than enough time for us to decide whether or not to accept our destiny. Paulo Coelho
    Famous



  3. ... you are on the threshold of your future and all of your possibilities.
  Ben Bernstein

  4. ... you are on the threshold of your future and all of your possibilities. Ben Bernstein, Stressed Out!
    Future



  5. Students get diplomas when they graduate from high school, but I think they should also get diplomas for simply surviving the teen years. Melanie Willard, Dare to be Raw
    School



  6. Then that same confident and mature high school graduate will be a
 very different person when they graduate college than when they entered.
 Lee Binz

  7. "Then that same confident and mature high school graduate will be a very different person when they graduate college than when they entered. Four years can make a big difference in maturity." Lee Binz, Senior Year Step-by-Step: Simple Instructions for Busy Homeschool Parents
    College Graduation Quotes



  8. Shoot for the moon! Even if you miss...you'll land among the stars. Les Brown

  9. "Shoot for the moon! Even if you miss...you'll land among the stars." Les Brown
    Graduation Quotes



  10. "The learning that starts in school and used to end at graduation is now a vital and continual proactive process." Victor Hayek, Outclass: How to Ace the Lessons of Life and Graduate with Honors
    Learning



  11. Never stop learning.

  12. "You have learned a lot, but there are still lots of learning for you as you journey through life. Never stop learning." Kate Summers
    Short Graduation Quotes



  13. "If you remember that there is something to learn in every problem, then you can learn to grow by the storms rather than being crushed by them." Paul and Dan Monaghan
    Growth



  14. "When you wholeheartedly adopt a "with all your heart" attitude and go all out with the positive principle, you can do incredible things." Norman Vincent Peale, The Positive Principle Today
    Attitude



  15. The great aim of education is not knowledge but action. Herbert Spencer

  16. "The great aim of education is not knowledge but action." Herbert Spencer
    Knowledge



  17. "A well-designed life is a life that is generative - it is constantly creative, productive, changing, evolving, and there is always the possibility of surprise. You get out of it more than you put in." Bill Burnett; Dave Evans, Designing Your Life
    Quotes about Life



  18. "We all ended up here today at the end of chapter one, high school. Chapter two is about to start, and though it hasn't been written yet, we all have a pen in our hands." Lee Scully, 2016 Valedictorian Bonar Law Memorial High School
    Words of Encouragement



  19. Graduation is a time to nod at the past and smile at the future.
 Noah MacDonald

  20. "Graduation is a time to nod at the past and smile at the future. And we'd better smile at it because it's quite a bit bigger than us." Noah MacDonald, 2014 Valedictorian Oromocto High School
    Smile



  21. "Maybe you're facing graduation. More than anything else, young adults want to work at a job that inspires them, that has meaning." John Ortberg, What Is God's Will for My Life?
    Meaningful



  22. "You're young and you're bulletproof and invincible. But never underestimate the power of other people's love and prayer." Tony Snow
    Christian Poems



  23. "We pull the college slingshot back so far until finally high school graduation comes and we release it. We head off to four or five amazing years. Our parents needed eighteen years to prepare for those and it is all worth it." Jon Acuff, Do Over: Make Today the First Day of Your New Career
    Funny Graduation Quotes



  24. Great minds have purposes, others have wishes. Washington Irving

  25. "Great minds have purposes, others have wishes." Washington Irving
    Purpose



  26. "I want you to keep pushing forward. Just keep pushing forward. And I want you to reach out and ask for help. I know your teachers tell you that all the time, but please understand that no one gets through college - or life, for that matter - alone. No one. I certainly didn't." Michelle Obama
    Teacher



  27. "It's important not to try to follow anyone else's path, too. It might seem very appealing to believe that if you just do what someone else did you will get the results that they did - you won't, their path is unique to them, too." Claire Louise Hay, Having It All
    Encouraging



  28. Beware of undertaking too much at the start. Be content with quite a little. 
Allow for accidents. Allow for human nature, especially your own.  Arnold Bennett

  29. "Beware of undertaking too much at the start. Be content with quite a little. Allow for accidents. Allow for human nature, especially your own." Arnold Bennett, How to Live on 24 Hours a Day
    Graduation Poems



  30. "When you are tempted to compare yourself to others, remind yourself of this thought: no one is above the other. We are only born different." Alexi Weaver, How to Get Rid of Self Doubt and Start Believing In Yourself
    Diversity



  31. The opportunities we have 
access to today are those which our grandparents couldn't have dreamed 
about. Chad Grills

  32. "The opportunities we have access to today are those which our grandparents couldn't have dreamed about." Chad Grills, The Happy Life
    Opportunity



  33. "Remember that the only thing you can possibly control in your life is you and your actions. Set goals that do not depend on luck, other people, the circumstances around, but rather on you." Thomas Abreu, Science of Success
    Poems about Life



  34. "Either we are dust and nothing but dust. In this case, accumulating wealth or power, or fame cannot be described as success since these are the very things that perish with time as well, or we are more than the sum of our molecules, in which case we must strive for more than the world's definition of success. Simply being 'all we can be,' is not enough. We must be meaningful to each other. It must be our goal that no man or woman walks alone. So, regardless of your future profession, serve your fellow man with pride and dedication and share more kind words than criticisms." Liam Sipkema, 2014 Belleisle Regional High School Valedictorian
    Success



  35. We
 must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be
 attained. Marie Curie

  36. "Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained." Marie Curie
    Perseverance



  37. "Never be afraid to seek help to get back on your feet. It doesn't matter how many times you lose your way, keep on keepin' on and one of these times you'll finally reach the destination you've been looking for." Carson Tompkins, 2017 Tobique Valley High School Valedictorian
    Motivational



  38. "For some of you sitting here tonight, this has been an easy accomplishment, but for others, the road to graduation has been filled with hardships - yet here you all are today. And now, I want you to continue to work hard, follow your heart and follow your dreams." Tami Van Wort, Moncton High School
    Graduation Congratulations Quotes



  39. "You have the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of everyone you are associated with, sometimes positive, sometimes not, but you will make a difference." Shane Thomas, Fredericton High School
    Make A Difference



  40. "In order to actually obtain the real meaning of success in life, we must begin by working towards the things we love, and by acquiring the motivation and inspiration to take our lives where we want them to go." Brianna Forbes, 2017 Bonar Law Memorial High School Valedictorian
    Motivational Poems



  41. "When something big stands in your way, think of the triumph that waits on the other side." lance dale, A Shot of Positivity
    Mountain



  42. Success is about doing simple
tasks repeatedly until the bulk of the work is done. Charles Duncan

  43. "Accept that success is not always about how intense you are. Success is about doing simple tasks repeatedly until the bulk of the work is done." Charles Duncan, 5-minute Habits
    Success Poem



  44. "When you judge another individual, a situation, or even yourself, you begin to instantly put limits on your own personal growth." Michael Austin Jacobs, Change Your Perspective, Change Your Life
    Mindset


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