1. Education

Inspirational Quotes from Michelangelo

Inspirational Quotes for Speeches

By

These quotes from Michelangelo would be great additions to graduation or other classroom speeches. Use these in conjunction with themes and speech writing techniques.
  • Every beauty which is seen here by persons of perception resembles more than anything else that celestial source from which we all are come.

  • Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.

  • I am still learning.

  • I hope that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.

  • The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short; but in setting our aim too low, and achieving our mark.

  • There is no greater harm than that of time wasted.

  • Genius is eternal patience

  • Every block of stone has a statue inside it and it is the task of the sculptor to discover it.

  • What do you despise? By this you are truly known.

More Information: Inspirational Quotes for Speeches

  1. About.com
  2. Education
  3. Secondary Education
  4. Curriculum Areas
  5. Language Arts
  6. Speech and Debate
  7. Graduation Speeches
  8. Inspirational Quotes
  9. Inspirational Quotes from Michelangelo

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.