Graduation Sayings

Just about a month from now I'm set adrift, with a diploma for a sail and lots of nerve for oars.
~Richard Halliburton
The tassel's worth the hassle!
~Author Unknown
All that stands between the graduate and the top of the ladder is the ladder.
~Author Unknown
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When you leave here, don't forget why you came.
~Adlai Stevenson, to college graduates
The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
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A man who has never gone to school may steal from a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
~Theodore Roosevelt
An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.
~Author unknown, commonly attributed to Benjamin Franklin

The advantage of a classical education is that it enables you to despise the wealth that it prevents you from achieving.
~Russell Green
Your schooling may be over, but remember that your education still continues.
~Author Unknown
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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.
~Author Unknown
The elective system ... offered a bewildering freedom of choice, leaving some graduates with the impression that they had nibbled at dozens of canapés of knowledge and never had their fill.
~Ted Morgan
The fireworks begin today. Each diploma is a lighted match; each one of you is a fuse
~Ed Koch
The modern school without systematic lectures turns out many graduates who lack retention. No sooner has the sound of the word left their teacher's lips, the subject has been forgotten.
~Racial Integrity 1913, Arthur Schomburg
The purpose of a liberal education is to make you philosophical enough to accept the fact that you will never make much money.
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The trouble with learning from experience is that you never graduate.
~Doug Larson
The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.
~Sydney Harris
The young graduate is discovering that among the necessaries of life, the most important is living.
There is no need to reach high for the stars. They are already within you - just reach deep into yourself!
To the uneducated, an A is just three sticks.
~ A. A. Milne
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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
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

Last Updated: 2nd May, 2018