The secret of getting ahead is getting started.
Always desire to learn something useful.
The wise does at once what the fool does at last.
Go for it now. The future is promised to no one.
Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
Only the educated are free.
It's always too early to quit.
Well done is better than well said.
Wherever you are - be all there.
The knowledge of languages was very useful. I have a university degree in foreign languages and literature.
My main objective is to prepare candidates for professional baseball however, the majority of our graduates will go home as much better qualified amateurs.
You must realize that honorary degrees are given generally to people whose SAT scores were too low to get them into schools the regular way. As a matter of fact, it was my SAT scores that led me into my present vocation in life, comedy.
I took three years off. I differentiated myself from the industry. Found my identity - sort of... I haven't graduated yet. I'm not legitimately educated yet, but maybe one day.
In 1858 I received the degree of D. S. from the Lawrence Scientific School, and thereafter remained on the rolls of the university as a resident graduate.
I could be happy doing something like architecture. It would involve another couple of years of graduate school, but that's what I studied in college. That's what I always wanted to do.
I was the first boy in the Kennedy family to graduate from college.
Everybody wants you to do good things, but in a small town you pretty much graduate and get married. Mostly you marry, have children and go to their football games.
The college graduate is presented with a sheepskin to cover his intellectual nakedness.
When nearly a third of our high school students do not graduate on time with their peers, we have work to do. We must design our middle and high schools so that no student gets lost in the crowd and disconnected from his or her own potential.