Graduation is the closing of one chapter and the beginning of the other. It’s a time to not only a time to reflect on college memories, but also a time to celebrate your academic accomplishments and look at what’s ahead. You can’t look ahead without reflecting on the past and considering your future. We’ve collected seven of the most inspiring quotes from some of the best comment speeches that everyone should know. These celebrities and thought leaders have a ton of wisdom on your journey ahead. As you get ready to embark on your exciting next step, embrace these inspiring words.