Quotations on Graduation
15 Quotes Found
Displaying 1 through 15
From kindergarten to graduation, I went to public schools, and I know that they are a key to being sure that every child has a chance to succeed and to rise in the world.
- Dick Cheney
(Keywords: Graduation, Being, Chance, Key, Public, Schools, Succeed, World)
It was only when I finished the course and left my graduation diploma on the bus that I realised I'd become an actor.
- James D'arcy
(Keywords: Graduation, Actor)
I disagree with a lot of those changes, however at the end of the day - I go down to recruit graduation at least once or twice a year.
- R. Lee Ermey
(Keywords: Graduation, Day, End)
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.
- Maureen Forrester
(Keywords: Graduation, Thought, School, Study)
While I do commend the Administration on its commitment and focus on high school reform, I believe that we must focus on graduation as the key accountability measure.
- Ruben Hinojosa
(Keywords: Graduation, Commitment, Focus, Key, Measure, Reform, School)
I went to my son's graduation this weekend, and I heard a great quote I've never heard before from Albert Einstein. It was that the greatest danger to the world is not the bad people but it's the good people who don't speak out.
- Hamilton Jordan
(Keywords: Graduation, People, Son, Danger, Weekend, World)
At the end of four years' time, at graduation, we were down to 12. At our reunion that we had several years ago, only 1 out of the 52 actually made it to ordination and priesthood. So there you go, there's your numbers.
- Peter Jurasik
(Keywords: Graduation, Time, End, Numbers, Years)
A few months after graduation I was working in films. It took off pretty quick.
- Moira Kelly
(Keywords: Graduation, Months, Pretty, Quick)
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.
- Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
(Keywords: Death, Graduation, Balloons, Children, Sky)
One of the most difficult speeches to prepare is an address to a graduation class, which is why I don't often do them.
- Jerry Moran
(Keywords: Graduation, Class)
A graduation ceremony is an event where the commencement speaker tells thousands of students dressed in identical caps and gowns that 'individuality' is the key to success.
- Robert Orben
(Keywords: Graduation, Success, Ceremony, Key, Students)
The morning after my high-school graduation found me up early job hunting. The dream of college I put on the back burner.
- Martha Reeves
(Keywords: Graduation, Dream, College, Hunting, Job)
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.
- Julie Taymor
(Keywords: Graduation, Travel, Americans, College, Traveling)
We are living in 1937, and our universities, I suggest, are not half-way out of the fifteenth century. We have made hardly any changes in our conception of university organization, education, graduation, for a century - for several centuries.
- H. G. Wells
(Keywords: Education, Graduation, Living, University)
I fell in love with theater there, and after graduation I moved to Los Angeles to pursue acting.
- Olivia Wilde
(Keywords: Graduation, Love, Acting, Theater)