270+ Graduation Quotes And Saying

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6 min readSep 22, 2020

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Graduation Quotes

A man is but the product of his thoughts. What he thinks, he becomes.” — Mahatma Gandhi

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

A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.” — David Brinkley

A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds. — Francis Bacon

A world where men ran half our homes and women ran half our institutions would be just a much better world.” — Sheryl Sandberg

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Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.” — Les Brown

All our dreams can come true… if we have the courage to pursue them.” — Walt Disney

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

Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else. — Judy Garland

Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later.” — Og Mandino

An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest. — Benjamin Franklin

As citizens, we understand that it is not about what America may do for us. It’s about what can be done by us, together. — President Obama

As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.” — Bill Gates

As you start your journey, the first thing you should do is throw away that store-bought map and begin to draw your own.”- Michael Dell

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 Freund

Lets Read : Life Quotes And Saying

Be bold, be courageous, be your best.” — Gabrielle Giffords

Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender; it’s holy ground. There’s no greater investment.” — Stephen Covey

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

Before you act, listen. Before you react, think. Before you spend, earn. Before you criticize, wait. Before you quit, try.”- William Arthur Ward

Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.” — Norman Vincent Peale

We aim above the mark to hit the mark.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson

We do not need magic to change the world, we carry all the power we need inside ourselves already: we have the power to imagine better. — JK Rowling

Graduation Quotes For University Students

We don’t stop going to school when we graduate. — Carol Burnett

We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey.” — Kenji Miyazawa

What I know now is that feelings are really your GPS system for life. When you’re supposed to do something or not supposed to do something, your emotional guidance system lets you know. — Oprah

What is considered impossible is someone else’s opinion. What is possible is my decision.”― Idowu Koyenikan

What is not started today is never finished tomorrow.” — Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

What lies behind us, and what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies within us.”- Ralph Waldo Emerson

What we achieve inwardly will change outer reality.” -Plutarch

What we are is God’s gift to us. What we become is our gift to God. — Eleanor Powell

When you find yourself in the thickness of pursuing a goal or dream, stop only to rest. Momentum builds success.”― Suzy Kassem

When you leave here, don’t forget why you came. — Adlai Stevenson

When you stop chasing the wrong things, you give the right things a chance to catch you.” — Lolly Daskal

When you take risks, you learn that there will be times when you succeed and there will be times when you fail, and both are equally important.” — Ellen DeGeneres

Whenever it is possible, a boy should choose some occupation which he should do even if he did not need the money. — William Lyon Phelps

Whenever you see a successful person you only see the public glories, never the private sacrifices to reach them.” — Vaibhav Shah

Wherever you go, go with all your heart. — Confucius

Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine. — Anthony J. D’Angelo

Why should you continue going after your dreams? Because seeing the look on the faces of the people who said you couldn’t… will be priceless.” -Kevin Ngo

Wise are those who learn that the bottom line doesn’t always have to be their top priority. — William Arthur Ward

You are educated. Your certification is in your degree. You may think of it as the ticket to the good life. Let me ask you to think of an alternative. Think of it as your ticket to change the world. — Tom Brokaw

You can fail at what you don’t want, so you might as well take a chance on doing what you love.”- Jim Carrey

You cannot help but learn more as you take the world into your hands. Take it up reverently, for it is an old piece of clay, with millions of thumbprints on it. — John Updike

You can’t live a perfect day without doing something for someone who will never be able to repay you. — John Wooden

You can’t put a limit on anything. The more you dream, the farther you get.” — Michael Phelps

You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.”

You get to consciously decide what has meaning and what doesn’t. You get to decide what to worship.” — David Foster Wallace

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

You have to leave the city of your comfort and go into the wilderness of your intuition. You can’t get there by bus, only by hard work and risk and by not quite knowing what you’re doing, but what you’ll discover will be wonderful. What you’ll discover will be yourself. — Alan Alda

You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.” — Margaret Thatcher

You may not always have a comfortable life and you will not always be able to solve all of the world’s problems at once, but don’t ever underestimate the importance you can have because history has shown us that courage can be contagious, and hope can take on a life of its own.”- Michelle Obama

You must have control of the authorship of your own destiny. The pen that writes your life story must be held in your own hand. — Irene C. Kassorla

You will never find time for anything. You must make it.” — Charles Buxton

You will throughout your life have people who will tell you that you’re not good enough. Maybe they’re jealous. Maybe they think you aren’t. Maybe they’ve had a bad day. But ultimately you have to believe in yourself. — Meredith Viera

Your families are extremely proud of you. You can’t imagine the sense of relief they are experiencing. This would be a most opportune time to ask for money. — Gary Bolding

Your imagination is your preview of life’s coming attractions.” — Albert Einstein

Your life is your story, and the adventure ahead of you is the journey to fulfill your own purpose and potential.”- Kerry Washington

Your time is limited, don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma, which is living the result of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of other’s opinion drown your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition, they somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.” -Steve Jobs

Your work is to discover your world and then with all your heart give yourself to it.” — Buddha

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