Top 30 Alumni Quotes

Words matter. These are the best Alumni Quotes from famous people such as Milo Yiannopoulos, Clark Kerr, Katya Zamolodchikova, Josh Rosen, Margot Lee Shetterly, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.

Cal Poly is my kind of school. So many universities I v

Cal Poly is my kind of school. So many universities I visit boast about boring alumni like pioneering surgeons and Olympic athletes. But Cal Poly has none other than Weird Al Yankovic!
Milo Yiannopoulos
I find that the three major administrative problems on a campus are sex for the students, athletics for the alumni and parking for the faculty.
Clark Kerr
I think Trixie and I get the least amount of hate out of all the ‘Drag Race’ alumni.
Katya Zamolodchikova
To the UCLA students, alumni, and fans, I appreciate all of your unwavering support.
Josh Rosen
Our next-door neighbour taught physics at Hampton University. Our church abounded with mathematicians. Supersonics experts held leadership positions in my mother’s sorority, and electrical engineers sat on the board of my parents’ college alumni associations.
Margot Lee Shetterly
In the U.S. and Canada, 50% of the young leadership of all the organizations like AIPAC and Hillel are Birthright alumni.
Charles Bronfman
Northwestern’s alumni list is truly impressive. This university has graduated best-selling authors, Olympians, presidential candidates, Grammy winners, Peabody winners, Emmy winners, and that’s just me!
Stephen Colbert
Tolerance of true diversity on university campuses – diversity of opinion and belief – has been eroding for decades while alumni and trustees looked the other way.
Tom Tancredo
In the end, it’s about the teaching, and what I always loved about coaching was the practices. Not the games, not the tournaments, not the alumni stuff. But teaching the players during practice was what coaching was all about to me.
John Wooden
I studied at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, which was founded by Laurence Olivier and has alumni like Jeremy Irons and Daniel Day Lewis. It’s a very erudite institution; its ethos, really, was always theatre-based.
Mark Strong
The three major administrative problems on a campus are sex for the students, athletics for the alumni, and parking for the faculty.
Robert M. Hutchins
Any institutions’ alumni are key to its growth. We are focused on giving a global experience to our students.
Shiv Nadar
My junior high was dreadful. I see a lot of my fellow alumni on America’s Most Wanted.
Yancy Butler
In college, the students and alumni are generally 100 percent behind the team. Only the coach gets the blame when something goes wrong.
Cris Collinsworth
Teach For America was built on the idea that our best hope of reaching ‘One Day’ is to have thousands of alumni use their diverse experiences and ideas to effect change from inside and outside the education system.
Wendy Kopp
Teach For America would not be able to continue recruiting and developing an ever-more diverse and impactful group of corps members and alumni if the nation’s leading colleges become even less diverse.
Wendy Kopp
A founder can carry an institution only so far, and then others have to step in, even the alumni. That’s how an institution becomes one.
Shiv Nadar
Nobody is bothered about an institution more than its alumni.
N. R. Narayana Murthy
Ultimately, I’d love to see a legacy company that has alumni that come out of it and go on to create other big things. A maple-syrup mafia, a HootSuite mafia.
Ryan Holmes
It’s Teach For America’s responsibility to ensure that all alumni know their voices are heard and valued, and to surface the range of opinion they represent.
Wendy Kopp
I myself am also a small investor in Slack, and one can count four to five IM platforms that were launched by Skype alumni alone.
Jaan Tallinn
Every day I am part of my local town community, part of Rio Mesa High School Alumni, part of the racing world, part of the diabetes community worldwide.
Charlie Kimball
If giving points to some students to achieve greater diversity is a quota system in violation of the Constitution, how can the awarding of points to the children of a less diverse alumni be upheld?
Adam Schiff
Little old University of Houston jumping up, swinging with the big boys, and that’s something to take pride in. I’m happy for our fans, I’m happy for our alumni, but more importantly, I’m happy for our players.
Kelvin Sampson
I didn’t finish college, which is really weird because they awarded me the Alumni of Distinction recently.
Joely Fisher
The one thing you’ve got to say about Columbia is that it has courses that are famous. It has alumni who come back and say it was the best thing they ever did.
William Scott
An institution of higher education is a partnership among students and alumni, faculty and administrators, donors and trustees, neighborhoods and more, to build a community – and a culture.
Ben Sasse
Saint Joseph’s still is among the smaller-enrollment institutions with a big-time basketball program. The Jesuits still offer the same high-quality education. St. Joe’s students and alumni are as supportive as ever, and their spirit is unquenchable.
Jack Ramsay
But a funny thing happened four years later. I was invited to play for an alumni team against the Red Wings.
Ted Lindsay
The resources at Harvard – its professors, our fellow students, the libraries, its alumni – created for me the opportunity to pursue my passions in finance.
Kenneth C. Griffin