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.
Death is the Graduation of the Soul
I was also going to give a graduation speech in Arizona this weekend. But with my accent, I was afraid they would try to deport me.
Throw in the intensity of emotions that come with that bittersweet summer sandwiched between high school graduation and the rest of your life...
I've told my children that when I die, to release balloons in the sky to celebrate that I graduated. For me, death is a graduation.
Children Me Balloons
Graduation Speech: I’d like to thank the internet, Google, Wikipedia, Microsoft Word, and Copy & Paste.
I'm not retiring. I am graduating. Today is my graduation day. Retirement means that you'll just go ahead and live on your laurels and surf all day in Oceanside. It ain't going to happen.
Going All Day Retiring
From kindergarten to graduation, I went to public schools, and I know that they are a key to being sure that every child has a chance to succeed and to rise in the world.
I fell in love with theater there, and after graduation I moved to Los Angeles to pursue acting.
The morning after my high-school graduation found me up early job hunting. The dream of college I put on the back burner.
Found Back After
While I do commend the Administration on its commitment and focus on high school reform, I believe that we must focus on graduation as the key accountability measure.
Commend Commitment Focus
I disagree with a lot of those changes, however at the end of the day - I go down to recruit graduation at least once or twice a year.
I Disagree Those