Life After High School Quotes by Mary-Kate Olsen, Sonny Vaccaro, Milton Berle, Nick Flynn, Rosemarie DeWitt, James Patterson and many others.
I made the decision to take acting seriously after high school.
What happens when you get hurt? Take that kid at Kentucky, Nerlens Noel, who could have turned pro after high school.Who knows what’s going to happen? How the operation is going to go? The only thing I do know is that he would have been a top pick in the draft last year, and he’d have millions of dollars in the bank.
If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.
After the NBA and ABA merged, players could come out after high school. Still, there were only a few cases prior to Kevin Garnett coming out in 1995, so Nike and the other companies were only involved in the college game.
I became an electrician after high school. But I always had this thing in me to write. But it was always a little shameful. To say you were a poet was saying you were kind of crazy, and I carried that around for a long time. I still kind of carry that. And I think it might be true, actually.
I kind of moved out of the town I grew up in as quick as I could. I left right after high school.
I didn’t care for most of the books I was being asked to read in school. I started reading like crazy right after high school when I got a job in a mental hospital. I was working my way through college, and I did a lot of night shifts, and there was nothing to do. So I read like crazy, serious stuff, all the classics.
The only thing I do know is that from chaos comes opportunity.
There have been periods of my life when I was heavier, like right after high school I definitely gained that freshman 15. It was tough to lose. Ever since then, I know that I can gain weight, so I try to be careful.
The percentage of couples who stay together after high school is, like, less than five percent, you guys.
After high school I was going to be an architect. In fact, I was studying to be an architect when the audition for ‘The Monkees’ came along.
After high school, I had $2,000 saved, and I packed everything I could into my ’95 Nissan Sentra with no air-conditioning, and I drove out to L.A.
To those of you who received honours, awards and distinctions, I say, well done. And to the C students, I say, you too can be president of the United States.
High school isn’t a very important place. When you’re going you think it’s a big deal, but when it’s over nobody really thinks it was great unless they’re beered up.
I didn’t take the typical path and go to college after high school. Instead, I saved up money from teaching dance classes and moved to L.A. But my family was so supportive – I never felt pressure from them. It’s crucial to find a support system, even if it’s not your family.
It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.
Life is an improvisation. You have no idea what’s going to happen next and you are mostly just making things up as you go along.