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.— Dr. Seuss
Delightful Graduating High School quotations
It is easier to build up a child than it is to repair and adult.
If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined...
Go, and make interesting mistakes, make amazing mistakes, make glorious and fantastic mistakes. Break rules. Leave the world more interesting for your being here.
Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom.
Just don't give up trying to do what you really want to do.
Graduation is not the end; it's the beginning.
Never go to your high school reunion pregnant or they will think that is all you have done since you graduated.
Children are not a distraction from more inportant work. They are the most important work.
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.
Success is the best revenge for anything. Keep ya head down and work hard to achieve.
Just about a month from now I'm set adrift, with a diploma for a sail and lots of nerve for oars.
It is easier to build up a child than it is to repair an adult.
In fact, if they didn't let me commute, I would not have taken the role because I wanted to graduate high school with my classmates. I remember my agent's jaw dropping when I told him if I couldn't commute I didn't want the role.
I thought I should go to New York because it was the place to go to study.
I went and tried to get an application from the Juilliard School but they wouldn't even give me one because I didn't have my high school graduation.
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.
When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down "happy". They told me I didn't understand the assignment, and I told them they didn't understand life
You can steer yourself in any direction you choose.
There is a good reason they call these ceremonies 'commencement exercises'.
Graduation is not the end; it's the beginning.
I wanted to be a marine biologist my whole life until I graduated high school.
Knowing when to walk away is wisdom. Being able to is courage. Walking away, with your head held high is dignity.
So basically, I graduated high school a semester early.
Do not follow where the path may lead.
You just have to be yourself and go full with confidence and be courageous!
I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.
At 20, I realized that I could not possibly adjust to a feminine role as conceived by my father and asked him permission to engage in a professional career. In eight months I filled my gaps in Latin, Greek and mathematics, graduated from high school, and entered medical school in Turin.
Always be a first-rate version of yourself.
I don't believe in colleges and universities.
I believe in libraries because most students don't have any money. When I graduated from high school, it was during the Depression and we had no money. I couldn't go to college, so I went to the library three days a week for 10 years.
The difference between school and life? In school, you're thought a lesson and then given a test. In life, you're given a test that teaches you a lesson.
Nothing worth knowing can be taught.
The things taught in schools & colleges are not an education but the means of education.
You'll never know what you're capable of if you don't try.
Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in the face.
Living well is the best revenge.If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door.
My favorite animal is the turtle. The reason is that in order for the turtle to move, it has to stick its neck out.
Right after I graduated high school, I joined a sushi restaurant to learn how to make Japanese food. And then spent seven years. Then that time - that's enough. Then sushi restaurant - butchering fish and they make your body smell like fishy.
Keep your head and standards high!
The horizon leans forward, offering you space to place new steps of change.
When nearly a third of our high school students do not graduate on time with their peers, we have work to do. We must design our middle and high schools so that no student gets lost in the crowd and disconnected from his or her own potential.
Students are suffering under incredibly high tuitions and high student loan interest rates. They graduate from school, and they're having a very difficult time finding a job. They don't feel as though there are honest leaders who are listening to them, and who will be a part of the solution.
True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country.
Both of my parents graduated from high school, both attended college, both have government jobs now. They've always been very adamant about me finishing high school and finishing college.
If American schooling is inadequate now, just imagine how much more obsolete it will be when today's kindergarten students graduate from high school in just 12 years.
Just the example Delaware State University graduates set by the way they live their lives, should be an inspiration to other high school students to go to Delaware State.
Currently, only 70 percent of our high school students earn diplomas with their peers, and less than one-third of our high school students graduate prepared for success in a four-year college.
Head Start graduates are more likely to graduate from high school and less likely to need special education, repeat a grade, or commit crimes in adolescence.