Top 19 Freshmen Quotes

Words matter. These are the best Freshmen Quotes from famous people such as Henry Louis Gates, Brian Wilson, Ari Fleischer, Cecily von Ziegesar, Katie Cassidy, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.

I give a speech to the black freshmen at Harvard each y

I give a speech to the black freshmen at Harvard each year, and I say, ‘You can like Mozart and ice hockey…’ – and then I used to say ‘golf,’ but Tiger took over golf! – ‘and Picasso and still be as black as the ace of spades.’
Henry Louis Gates
I wanted to emulate Bob Flanagan, the high voice in the ‘Four Freshmen.’ I wanted to sing high like he did.
Brian Wilson
My advice to the tea party freshmen: Slow the galloping horses to a trot. Big government was built over decades; it can’t be dismantled in a year, especially when Democrats control the White House.
Ari Fleischer
Recently my publicist asked me for a college photo, and I realize how chubby I looked. I know this sounds totally shallow, but my advice is don’t fall prey to the freshmen fifteen!
Cecily von Ziegesar
I was a freshman and auditioned for the school play. Freshmen usually never got cast. I was the first freshman to be actually given a legitimate part and it was that feeling of ‘Wow! I broke the system!’
Katie Cassidy
Hoover himself had risen from the most modest means of any president since Abraham Lincoln. Orphaned as a small boy, he worked his way through Stanford’s ‘pioneer’ class – the first freshmen at Stanford. He started his mining career in hard labor.
Margaret Hoover
If politics were a high school movie, Republicans would be the jocks and mean girls locking hapless freshmen inside their lockers and threatening to call in their rich parents if the teachers complain – plus the broke kids who are always willing to strong-arm homework for them from the nerds.
Joy Reid
Harvard freshmen are smart, interested, and excited, and it’s fun hearing their different perspectives and stuff that they will share.
Lisa Randall
Ask Jeeves! Who ever used that thing? College freshmen to find out who Goethe was – that’s it.
Walter Kirn
We’ve recorded over our voices once and double the harmonies, make them thick. The Four Freshmen do that.
Bruce Johnston
I came out of the private sector, a life that I enjoyed. I sleep in a bed every night with a woman I went to first grade with. I wasn’t running for a job. I was running – and I think you will find this to be the case with many of the freshmen – to produce results.
Steve Southerland
My international experience has given me a feel for the game other freshmen and college players don’t have. I plan to take that to make my teammates better.
RJ Barrett
A lot of freshmen will come in and say they can do what Carmelo did, but not everybody is Carmelo Anthony. He was a special player. Syracuse was a great fit for him.
Luol Deng
You can think of Hollywood as high school. TV actors are freshmen, comedy actors are maybe juniors, and dramatic actors – they’re the cool seniors.
Owen Wilson
If I had to give one piece of advice to incoming college freshmen, I’d say always be true to yourself.
Beverley Mitchell
I like The Four Freshmen, anything with good harmonies, some Beach Boys. I like the girl groups as well, like The Dixie Cups and all that.
Alex Turner
After I finished my degree in India in 1980, I came to the U.S. to get a master’s, and I was teaching quantum physics to freshmen. As I got my bearings as to what goes on in labs, I understood that to teach, you have to learn.
Dinesh Paliwal
After my freshmen year of college, I really wanted to pursue wrestling.
Tessa Blanchard
I ought to have Mike’s Pirate School. The freshmen, all they get is the bandanna. When you’re a senior, you get the sword and skull and crossbones. For homework, we’ll work pirate maneuvers and stuff like that.
Mike Leach