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
Professional Graduating quotations
If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined...
One of the greatest benefits of the revolution is that even our prostitutes are college graduates.
If you don't go after what you want, you'll never have it.
If you don't ask, the answer is always no. If you don't step forward, you're always in the same place.
Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind. Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Every person that you meet knows something you don't; learn from them.
You have to go wholeheartedly into anything in order to achieve anything worth having.
Give me an Army of West Point graduates and I'll win a battle.
.. Give me a handful of Texas Aggies and I'll win a war.
Man often becomes what he believes himself to be.
If I keep on saying to myself that I cannot do a certain thing, it is possible that I may end by really becoming incapable of doing it. On the contrary, if I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have it at the beginning.
Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice.
The road to success is dotted with many tempting parking spaces.
The most important day of a person's education is the first day of school, not Graduation Day.
Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life.
Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.
Give me but a firm spot on which to stand, and I shall move the earth.
Go, and make interesting mistakes, make amazing mistakes, make glorious and fantastic mistakes. Break rules. Leave the world more interesting for your being here.
You will be wounded many times in your life.
You'll make mistakes. Some people will call them failures but I have learned that failure is really God's way of saying, "Excuse me, you're moving in the wrong direction." It's just an experience, just an experience.
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
I've told my children that when I die, to release balloons in the sky to celebrate that I graduated. For me, death is a graduation.
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. And you are the guy who'll decide where to go.
There are far, far better things ahead than any we leave behind.
Even the best of Christians are troubled by the question, "Why does an almighty God send, or at least allow, suffering?" When you are nagged by thoughts like this, say to yourself, "I am still in elementary school. When I graduate from the university of Christian life, I will understand His ways better and doubts will cease.
The man who graduates today and stops learning tomorrow is uneducated the day after.
Use your knowledge, and your heart, to stand up for those who can't stand, speak for those who can't speak, be a beacon of light for those whose lives have become dark.
Just don't give up trying to do what you really want to do.
A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality.
That diploma you hold in your hands today is really just your learner's permit for the rest of the drive through life. Remember, you don't have to be smarter than the next person, all you have to do is be willing to work harder than the next person.
Graduation is not the end; it's the beginning.
I did graduate with a bachelor's degree in civil engineering in 1948.
Never go to your high school reunion pregnant or they will think that is all you have done since you graduated.
Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.
Americans in particular are myopic. They're not traveling as much. When you were a college student, the next thing you would do on graduation was to take a year off and travel. That's what I did. I went to Indonesia.
Take pride in how far you've come. Have faith in how far you can go. But don't forget to enjoy the journey.
Respect people with less power then you.
I don’t care if you’re the most powerful cat in the room, I will judge you on how you treat the least powerful. So there.