Whether you're graduating this year, or still have time, these words of wisdom are sure to impress.
CNBC compiled a list of 12 of the best graduation speeches of all time.
Which one speaks to you?
- Bill Gates - Harvard, 2007
- Stephen Colbert - Northwestern, 2011
- Bono - University of Pennsylvania, 2004
- President Obama - Barnard College, 2012
- Carl Icahn - Drexel University, 2008
- Lewis Black - University of California at San Diego, 2013
- Michael Lewis - Princeton, 2012
- Will Ferrell - Harvard, 2003
- Jeff Bezos - Princeton, 2010
- Aaron Sorkin - Syracuse University, 2012
- J.K. Rowling - Harvard, 2008
- Steve Jobs - Stanford, 2005
(Source: 12 of the best graduation speeches EVER | CNBC)College Life What to Expect