If you've got a talent, protect it.
You never know what motivates you.
Be thine own palace, or the world's thy jail.
The secret of getting ahead is getting started.
The most effective way to do it, is to do it.
Never complain and never explain.
Be gentle to all and stern with yourself.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
Only the educated are free.
Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.
I always wanted to have my own album released before I graduated from high school.
This man used to go to school with his dog. Then they were separated. His dog graduated!
I was never a Certified Public Accountant. I just had a degree in accounting. It would require passing a test, which I would not have been able to do.
In this outward and physical ceremony we attest once again to the inner and spiritual strength of our Nation. As my high school teacher, Miss Julia Coleman, used to say: 'We must adjust to changing times and still hold to unchanging principles.'
Being considerate of others will take your children further in life than any college degree.
Even though I disagree with many of the changes, when I see the privates graduate at the end of the day, when they walk off that drill field at the end of the ceremony, they are still fine privates outstanding, well motivated privates.
Earlier today, Arnold Schwarzenegger criticized the California school system, calling it disastrous. Arnold says California's schools are so bad that its graduates are willing to vote for me.
When I was going for my graduate degree, I decided I was going to make a feature film as my thesis. That's what I was famous for-that I had my thesis film be a feature film, which was 'You're a Big Boy Now.'
Catholic school graduates exhibit a wide variety of qualities that will not only help them in their careers but also in their family and community lives.
It is soooooo necessary to get the basic skills, because by the time you graduate, undergraduate or graduate, that field would have totally changed from your first day of school.