Inspirational Quotes for Graduates from High School

If you’re looking for some inspiration for your high school graduate, check out these quotes. They may just be the motivation your graduate needs to succeed in whatever they pursue! Looking for some inspiration for your high school graduate? Check out these quotes that will help motivate and encourage them as they embark on their next journey!

Inspirational Quotes for Graduates from High School

“Don’t think about sharing the credit for your accomplishments; think about enjoying the result of your efforts.”

“If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it.”

“The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.”

“We achieve much more by being loving than by being right.”

“The most important decision you will make is whether to be a success or a failure. The second most important decision is who to be friends with.”

“If you’re offered a seat on a rocket ship, don’t ask what seat! Just get on.”

“The only secret to success is to believe in yourself. And if you can fake that, you’ve got it made.”

“The best way to predict the future is to invent it.”

“It’s not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are.”

“I didn’t say it would be easy. I said it would be worth it.”

“Life is not a matter of holding good cards but of playing a poor hand well.”

“People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily.”

“If you’re offered a seat on a rocket ship, don’t ask what seat! Just get on.”

“Everyone wants to live on top of the mountain, but all the happiness and growth occur while you’re climbing it.”

“If you have the right attitude, you can make a lot of things happen.”

“It is impossible to have a great future until you have a great past, and it is impossible to have a great past before you have a great present.”

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.”

“I didn’t say it would be easy. I said it would be worth it.”

“Somewhere, someone is dreaming your dream. And if you want it, he is ready to help you make that dream happen.”

“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.”

“As we grow up, we should all be given a personal tutor who will guide us through the different stages of our lives. We have to learn things as we grow up.”

“No matter where you go, there will always be someone who believes in you more than you believe in yourself.”

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“True success is not the ability to get what you want. The inner peace and satisfaction come from knowing you earned it.”

“It’s always darkest before dawn.”

“Every human being is a Star. To become an adult, you have to shine.”

“You never stop improving and learning if it’s in your mind. So if you don’t learn anything new, you will keep getting old, not growing, and not improving.”

“It is time to change if you don’t enjoy where you are.”

“A bird does not sing because it has an answer. It sings because it has a song.”

“As long as one still retains the ability to hope, there is always the possibility of action.”

“The present is the key to the future.”

“I wish I could freeze this moment, right here, right now, and live in it forever.”

“I was never satisfied with anything less than perfection. But I learned that there is no perfection. There is only excellence, and you must keep pushing yourself to excel.”

“If you want to change the world, pick up a pen. If you want to change the world, write something down. If you want to change the world, speak your mind. The first step towards changing the world is taking responsibility for yourself.”

“All great things are simple, and many can be achieved by those who think they cannot.”

“The only sure way to get anywhere is to start moving.”

“Everyone has days when they don’t feel like doing anything at all. The secret is doing something every day to make you feel better.”

“One day your life will flash before your eyes. Make sure it’s worth watching.”

“A dream doesn’t become a reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work.”

“Success is never final. Failure is never fatal.”

“Give me a stock clerk with a goal, and I will give you a man who will make history. Give me a man without a goal, and I will give you a stock clerk.”

“There is no passion for being found playing small – in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.”

“The first step towards change is awareness.”

“Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.”

“It doesn’t matter where you have come from. It matters where you are going. The journey is all.”

“If you always limit everything you do, physical or anything else, it will spread over into your work and your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there. You must go beyond them.”

Short Graduation Quotes for Myself

“Help people to help themselves.”

“The greatest mistake you can make is continually fearing that someone better than yourself will replace you.”

“The purpose of life is a life of purpose.”

“Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do it.”

“Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later.”

“The secret to success is to focus on what you can control and ignore the rest.”

“Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today.”

“You have to think anyway, so why not think big?”

“Push yourself, don’t settle.”

“It will never become bright unless you set your mind to it.”

“Failure is not a single event but an ongoing process. You can fail in a moment but be successful in life.”

“I want to live so that when I die, even the undertaker will be sorry.”

“Faith isn’t about being fearless. It’s about being brave in the face of fear.”

“The only way to avoid being miserable is not to have enough leisure to wonder whether you are happy or not.”

“One of my most significant accomplishments is simply enjoying life.”

“If you’re going through hell, keep going.”

“There is no such thing as a perfect plan. There are always things that come up along the way that weren’t expected.”

“The purpose of education is to replace an empty mind with an open one.”

“Life changes when you have kids. Then your whole life is about ensuring your kids can care for themselves and be happy.”

“You know you are in love when you see the world in her eyes and her eyes everywhere in the world.”

“Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.”

“To learn is to change. To be is to change often.”

“I have learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”

“It’s not what we do in life that determines who we are; it’s how we do it.”

“There are just two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.”

“Your life does not get better by chance. It gets better with change.”

“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”

“A ship in harbor is safe–but that is not what ships are for.”

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.”

“I don’t know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everyone.”

“I’m sorry for all of the stupid things I’ve done. Hopefully, they won’t result at the end of the world.”

“The essential thing in life is learning to give out love and let it come in.”

“All you need is love. Love is all you need.”

“Don’t cry because it’s over. Smile because it happened.”

“I’ve figured out that the difference between a successful person and someone who doesn’t know what to do is that the successful person knows what to do. [citation needed]”

“When you believe in yourself and you work hard, anything is possible.”

“You are important. You are the star of your own life.”

“Be thankful for your friends. They are taken for granted a lot. You don’t know what you have until it’s gone.”

“The only reason people are happy is that they are not happy.”

“(Whether we like it or not) God works in mysterious ways.”

“I used to dream about doing great things, and now I’m doing them.”

“There are no secrets to success. It results from preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.”

“It’s better to be a failure at something you love than to succeed at something you hate.”

“Blessed are they who can laugh at themselves, for they shall never cease to be amused.”

Finally, I Am Graduated Quotes

“A memory lasts forever; it never dies. It dies. True friendship remains forever, never broken.”

“The worst thing in life is not loving someone and not being loved by someone. But there is always some happiness, even if it’s just in hope.”

“Be the change that you wish to see in the world.”

“That’s one small positive thought for man, one giant negative thought for humanity.”

“The complaint is a weapon of destruction; it changes nothing at all.”

“You are what you think about; your life directly results from your thoughts.”

“Before the sun sets, you can do anything for a few minutes.”

“Enthusiasm is the yeast that makes your hopes shine to the stars.”

“To know something by heart is how you can be sure you’ll never forget it.”

“While we breathe, there is hope.”

“Don’t take life too seriously; you won’t get out alive.”

“Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.”

“Taking responsibility for your happiness is the only true path to happiness.”

“Never regret anything that made you smile.”

“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.”

“Only when we know what is lost will we begin to yearn for a better world.”

“I don’t care. I’m not going to read it; I only care about what you will write on the next one.”

“There are times when you have to look deep into your soul before you can make the right choice.”