Graduation QuotesThe direction in which education starts a man will determine his future. Education make a people easy to lead, but difficult to drive, easy to govern, but impossible to enslave. The man who graduates today and stops learning tomorrow is uneducated the day after. The important thing is the educational experience itself - how to survive it. College professor-someone who talks in other people's sleep. Graduating college in four years is like leaving a party at 10:30. Education is the best provision for old age. Education is what remains when one has forgotten everything he learned in school. To accomplish great things, we must dream as well as act. You can lead a boy to college, but you can't make him think. Knowledge will forever govern ignorance:
And a people who mean to be their own governours,
Must arm themselves with the power which knowledge gives. You know that point at your graduation ceremony where everyone throws their caps? Isn't it great that we all celebrate how smart we are by throwing sharp pointy objects in the air. He who learns but does not think is lost. He who thinks but does not learn is in great danger. Learning is like rowing upstream; not to advance is to drop back. We know what we are, but know not what we may be. Education is simply the soul of society as it passes from one generation to the next. 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.