Graduation Quotes & Sayings For Yearbook 2019

Nothing can be more fun and fulfilling than graduating from a grad school and tossing that grad cap high into the air with a lot of enthusiasm. Getting a degree after years of attending college lectures and studying real hard is a moment of celebration and enjoyment. This is the period when most of the college students who graduate get lots of advice over what to next, how to strive for a job and plan for the future career. But, sadly graduation period is also a time when one has to surrender their college life, their peer groups and bid a sad good bye to all the fun and laughter they had during their graduating years. This is a time to be happy about going to the next phase of life and planning a better career for the future. During this parting the graduating students are given a send off party from their immediate juniors and they all share their thoughts and messages before giving them the authority of seniority.
Graduation is a time to identify, recognise, and congratulate a person who has recently finished their studies and obtained a degree. They can be given cards with inspirational quotes and sayings from the most historic people, public figures, noted scholar and celebs. Even the graduating students can make their yearbook with these inspiring and encouraging quotes. Being hilarious at the same time they can even add some humour to their quotes. A fun loving graduate can be sent with a funny and witty quote. The students can find cool & funny slogans regarding graduation and also good senior yearbook quotes to inspire their juniors. On their parting they can share good words which are last but not the least with the university they have been for the last couple of years. Here we have some graduation quotes from renowned people, sayings from seniors, messages, captions, mottos, posts, status messages, wishes, ideas, verses, sentimental words, comments on graduation, and short slogans, parting messages and funny 2019 yearbook texts for middle school, high school & grad school finishing students.

Inspirational Graduation & Yearbook Quotes Sayings 2019


“It is not only your aptitude, but also your attitude that will determine your altitude in life.”

“All real education is the architecture of the soul.” – William Bennett

“The aim of education is the knowledge, not of facts, but of values” -William S. Burroughs

“Pursue excellence and success will chase you…”

Graduation Quotes

“In response to those who say stop dreaming and face reality, I say keep dreaming and make reality.” -Kristian Kan

“Education is the key to unlocking the world, a passport for freedom.” – Oprah Winfrey

“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.” – Dr. Seuss

“Don’t cry because it’s over…. Cry because you have to start paying for your student loans.”

“Goodbyes are not forever, it simply means I’ll miss you till we meet again.”

“We all take different paths in life but no matter where we go,we take a little of each other everywhere.”

“It’s not what you achieve, it’s who you become along the journey.”

“Set a vision for yourself. Take the long view in your life always.”

“Whatever route you decide to go on there is always someone to tell you you’re wrong”

“You can’t live a perfect day without doing something for someone who will never be able to repay you.”

“Follow your dream. Don’t study something that you know you’re bad at and follow your passion.”

“Make your passion your profession, and work will become a game.”

“I will never say never. I will fight ’til forever!”

“Learning without wisdom is a load of books on a donkey’s back.”

“Aim for the moon. Even when you miss, you’ll land among the stars.”

“In a football match it’s often always said that the other team couldn’t beat us. We had to be very sure that we didn’t get beaten by ourselves. And that’s what really people have to do too — make sure they don’t beat themselves.”

“You can Google for an answer,
You can Google for a mate,
You can Google for a career;
But you just can’t Google out what’s in your heart –
The passion that lifts you skyward!”

“Your time is limited,
So don’t waste it living someone else’s life,
Don’t let the voice of other’s opinion
Drown your own inner voice,
Have enough courage to follow thy heart & thy intuitions,
Forever, stay hungry & foolish!”

“Victory is the strongest ability & commitment to go on from one failure after another without any loss of enthusiasm.”

“Don’t be afraid of fear. Because fear sharpens you, it gives you challenge, it strengthens you; and when you try running away from it, You are also running away from the opportunity of being your best possible self.”

“Go God’s way! His way is the most dependable & reliable route to tread when life gets complex. It will have its own tiresome moments, but you will never regret going His way.”

“Two roads parted on my way, and I –
I took the one less travelled by,
And till date that has made all the difference!”

“Go and make interesting mistakes, make amazing mistakes, make glorious and fantastic mistakes. Break rules. Leave behind the world more interesting things of you being here.”

“The most significant thing in your life is to live it with righteousness and not to give yourself into peer pressure to try to be the one you’re not.”

“Ask God to explore your capacity of thinking,
To be able to the limits off,
To give yourself the ability to see into your mind,
The massive seed of potential that
He has planted in your heart.”

“In the game called life, when the final whistle sounds,
The only score you carry along is the number of assists you made.
So help other people put some points on their board.”

“The real leadership quality inculcates from the silent nudging of an inner voice. It comes from getting oneself know that this is the time to move from waiting to actually doing. I have taught this myself at least by my own experiments; that if one advances with determination in the direction of his dream, and endeavours to live the life which he imagined,
He will meet with unexpected success in common hours.”

“Today I close the door to the past,
Open the door to the future,
Take a deep breath and
Step on through to start the
Next chapter in my life!”

“I’ve known that people are going to forget what you said,
People will forget what you ever did,
But people will never ever forget how you made them feel in the end.”

“Nothing is more pleasant than finding your course as you believe you bounce aimlessly in the current. Would you ever know that your path was there all along, waiting for your knock, waiting for you to become. This path can not belong to your parents, teachers, leaders or lovers. Your path is yours; it’s your character defining itself a lot more everyday like a photograph coming into focus.”

“The secret of unveiling your true prowess is targeting goals that are thrilling enough that they actually inspire your creativity and ignite your passion.”

“You have brains in your head.
You have feet in your shoes.
You can guide yourself in any direction you want.
You’re on your own path.
And you know what you ought to know.
You are the one who’ll decide where you want to go!”

“Failure meant a stripping away of the inessential. I had to stop myself pretending that I was anything other than what I actually was, and began targeting all my energy into finishing the only work that mattered to me. Had I been really succeeded at any other thing, I would have never founded the determination towards success in the one arena I believed I actually belonged.“

“You will be so many things,
And the one thing that I wish I’d known
And want to say to you is,
Don’t just be your own self.
Be all of yourselves.
Don’t just live life.
Be that other thing connected to your death.
Be life itself.
Live whole of it,
Understand it, observe it, appreciate it.
Love it and have lots of fun!”

“As most of us have found out, graduation means getting ready to keep learning, to keeping our skills advanced and growing because we never know when we will find ourselves out in the street.“

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change this world!”

“I believe in the principle that I can make a difference in this world. It may be ever so small, but it will count for the greater good.”

“Whatever choice you make, how many ever roads you travel,
I hope that your choice won’t be that of a lady. Hopefully you will find a way to break the rules and make a little trouble out there.
And I too hope that you will choose to make some of them on behalf of women.”

“You can accomplish wonders through focus and persistence. Over time, the fruits of your efforts will multiply to yield a luxuriant carpet of achievement.”

“Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try!”

“Shortly or in the future we all discover that most important moments in our lives are not the advertised ones, not the birthdays, the graduations, the weddings, not the great goals achieved. The real milestones are the ones that are less prepossessing. They come our memory unannounced, stray dogs that wander in, sniff around a little and simply never leave. Our lives are measured by these.”

“And how do you know when you’re doing something right? How do you know that? It feels so. What I now known is that your inner feelings are really your GPS for life. When you’re ought to or not ought to do something, your emotional guidance system lets you know. The trick is to learn how to check that ego knocking your door and start checking your guts instead.”

“Desire is the key to motivation,
But it’s the determination and commitment
To an unrelenting pursuit of our goal,
A commitment to our excellence,
That will enable us to attain
Our success!”

“To be none but yourself in a world which is at its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the toughest battle which any human being can fight – and never stop fighting.”

“While traditional paths may seem harder to find,
That also means that you may learn sooner
Than most generations the hard lessons
That you must always make the path for yourself.
There is no secret society out there
That will tap your shoulders and show you the right way!”

“Commencement. These graduates go out to a new season and our paths will never cross again in the same way. But all the while they have journeyed here in this season, they have touched my life; and even though new students will come I will never be the same.”

“Success is not the key to happiness,
Happiness is the key to success;
If you love what you are doing,
You will be always successful!”

“It is indeed sarcastic that we used to spend our days in school longing to graduate and our remaining days waxing sentimental about our school days.”

“After years of regular effort and wakeful nights cramming for exams and finishing our term papers, the day finally arrives when you put on your caps and gowns to stand in line to receive the university diploma certifying that the time has come for you to make your entry into the real world.”

Funny Graduation & Senior Quotes

“Before I went to college, I made a little money painting houses part-time. But after I became a collegiate educated man, I got really serious about my future career and began painting houses full-time.”

“Go to it. Be bold. Be true. Be kind. Rotate your tires. Don’t drink so much. There aren’t going to be enough liver transplants to go around.”

“I did my major in philosophy,
My dad suggested,
“Why don’t you minor in communication,
So you can wonder out loud?”

“High school is like a toilet paper,
You only miss it when it’s gone.”

“The sole purpose of an enlightened education is to make you analytical enough to accept the fact that you might never make any real money.”

“Nice things surely come to those who patiently wait… But greater things can only come to those who work their ass off and do everything to make it happen.”

“In a test, students look up to get inspired, look down to get desperate and look left & right for information.”

“Just remember, you can’t climb the ladder of success with your hands in your pockets.”

“A college diploma is just a big, fancy receipt.”

“The benefit of a traditional education is that it enables you to dislike the wealth that it avoids you from gaining.”

“Graduation day orations mainly originated because of the in the belief that departing college students should never be released into the outside world unless & until they have been successfully sedated.”

“If you are not designing your life plan on your own,
Chances are you may fall into someone else’s life plans.
And can you guess what they have planned for you? Not much.”

“You know that moment at your graduation when everyone tosses up their caps? Isn’t it awesome that we all celebrate how smart we people are by throwing sharp pointy objects in the air?”

“The pitiful, yet truly moving thing about life is that there is no core curriculum as such. The entire place is an elective.”

“People will scare you about a graduation…
They use words you seldom hear… ‘And we wish you Godspeed.’
It is actually a warning, Godspeed. It means you are no more welcome here at these prices.”

“If you feel that you have both feet planted on level ground, then the university has failed you.”

“There’s never enough time to do all the nothing you want.”

“Graduation is a tough day for parents. They go to the ceremony as parents. They come back home as contemporaries. After twenty-two years, they are unemployed.”

“Life has no remote. Get up and change it yourself.”

“My parents sent my brother to the law school
He graduated. He studied law so well that
Now he’s suing the school
For wasting seven precious years of his life.”

“My dear Graduates:
You’ve paid a huge amount of money to go to the college,
Soon the alumni association hopes
You’ll be paying lot more to have gone to the college!”

“‘I’m bored’ is a useless thing to say. I mean, you live in a great, big, vast world that you’ve seen none percent of. Even the insides of your own mind are endless; it goes on unending forever, inwardly, do you get it? The fact that you’re still alive is amazing, so you don’t get to say ‘I’m bored’.”

“Tommy: Ya know, a lot of people go to college for ten years.
Richard: Yeah, they’re called doctors.”

“Many years ago, when I completed my graduation, I & my friends would have undergone a vasectomy with a fondue fork rather than move back in with our parents. But times have changed.”

“Four years ago, many of you had a specific idea of what your college experience was going to be and who you were going to become. And I bet, today, most of you would admit that your time here was very different from what you imagined. Your room partners changed, your major changed, for some of you, even your sexual orientation changed. I bet you guys, some of you have changed your sexual orientation since the time I began this speech. I know I have.”

“In the first place God made idiots; that was for practice; then he made school boards.”

“Now that you’ve graduated, just remember: bosses don’t usually accept notes from your mother.”

“If you’re looking back on to something and laughing about inside your mind, you might as well laugh out loud about it now itself.”

“Life shouldn’t be a journey to the graveyard
With the intention of arriving safely
In a pretty & well preserved dead body,
But rather to skid in broadside
In a cloudy smoke,
Totally used up, worn out and
Loudly exclaiming,
“Oh man! What a ride!””

“Congratulations! You have now earned the sole right to join the Grownups world of working for a living,
The chief advantage of which is to setting your alarm clock for the crack of dawn, as opposed to the crack of noon.”

“When they hand you your diploma, keep moving. Just in case they try to take it back.”

“Our school was so tough; the student newspaper had an obituary column.”

“Parents: Many of your children whom you haven’t seen in four years. Well, you are about to see them every single day when they come out to you of their basement & tell you that the Wi-Fi isn’t working.”

These were some of the list of quotes that will help a grad make a good graduation message and a yearbook caption leaving behind a good memory for the juniors and the professors with whom they spent the entire duration of their course. Whichever phase of life we are in, one will always remember and cherish the memories of their graduation day and the parting with their friends.

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