Senior Quotes

The senior class's last words to Winnetonka

May 18, 2018


Katie Bullock

Senior Jackson Mattingly wears a plastic griffin’s mask as he stands on the senior wall at the Aug. 18 varsity football game against Park Hill South at the North Kansas City District Stadium.


“If you’re pretty, boys will do your homework.”

– Miah Ashley


“Teach me knowledge and good judgment, for I trust your commands. — Psalm 119:66.”

– Clayre Barkema

“You can’t always see the light at the end of the tunnel, but if you keep moving, you will come to a better place.” —Uncle Iroh, Avatar the Last Airbender. 

– Nathaniel Blanton

“I am Confusion.” – Derrian Davis

– Anna Braman

“Beats rusting outside” – Fender (Robots 2005)

– Paul Burton


“They call me ChumBucket in the winter.”

– Dylan Chumley

“Positive rides, positive vibes, positive life.”

– Shelby Combs

“I hope my future is as bright as my highlight.”

– Destiny Cooper

“Hannah Montana said no one’s perfect, but here I am.”

– Halie Cosman

“If there is something you want to do, go do it. You may never get the chance again.”

– Christina Criscione

“If you can dodge a wrench, you can dodge a ball.”

– Gavin Crump

“They say you are what you eat but I don’t remember eating a goat.”

– Kristina Curlett


“How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard” – Winnie the Pooh

– Lara Dannemaier

“Live life to the fullest, don’t let anyone stop you.”

– Joshua Daugherty

“I brought the milk in so it wouldn’t spoil.” – Joey Torres

– Matthew DeHass

“Highschool is easy if easy is consistent busy work and days of showing up just to show up so they don’t reduce your grade. :)”

– Robert Delaeter

“Katie just put something funny, I want them to think I’m funny.”

– Danielle Dodd

“There is no shortcut to perfection. All it takes is hard work and more hard work.” – Kim Jonghyun

– Victoria Duensing

“The timing of the future of education and skill is always in your hands.”

-Scott Dugent


As Jesus once said “Ow, stop nailing me to a board.”

-Nicholas Edmundson

“How do you do 100 hours of community service in 24 hours?!!”

-Rana Ekilah


“You ain’t gotta flaunt ya money for everyone to see!”

– Ry-Jae Fisher

“I wish there was a way to know you’re in the good old days before you’ve actually left them.” -Andy Bernard from The Office

– Dara Fitzmaurice


“There are no two words in the English language more harmful than ‘good job.’”

– Jacob Gustin


“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take. – Wayne Gretzky, – Michael Scott” 

– Parham Habibi

“A’s & 4.0’s are like unicorns and mermaids: dreams that never come true.”

– EricaRose Hamilton

“Always remember the light at the end of the tunnel.”

– Justin Hansen

“Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.”

– Taylor Hellums

“Only when you are at your lowest, do you realize what kind of person you are going to be.”

– Alejandro Hernandez

“If every porkchop were perfect, we wouldn’t have hotdogs.”

– Hannah Hernandez

“No, it’s actually spelled with two ‘N’s. Like, R-y-a-N-N.”

– Ryann Hill

“Live long and prosper.”

– Autumn Hilyer

“There is no synthetic beauty without some strangeness in proportion.” -Edgar Allen Poe

– Lia Holman

“That wasn’t like high school musical at all”

– Jozi Hurt


“The only time I set the bar low is for limbo.”-Micheal Scott

– Essence Jewel

“You never fail until you stop trying”
-Albert Einstein

– Jeremiah Johnson

“Be who you want, no matter the circumstances, but never forget what’s important.”

– Ka’Von Johnson

“What can I say about school? I laughed. I cried. It was fun.”

– Sumaia Juma

“I’m an educated fool with money on my mind.” – Coolio

– Vaida Juma


“Live your life to the fullest.”

– Katie Kalm

“Do not let others take your anger for their advantage.”

– Jerry Keeney

“If idiots were airplanes, this place would be an airport.”

– Cameron Keough

“Be humble, be grateful and be careful.”
 – John Wooden

– Bailey Kleindienst

“You have a right to disagree, but an expectation to do it respectfully.”

– Bryton Koch


“Yes. I do have a soul.”

– Lindsey Langdon


“Everything you’ve ever wanted is on the other side of fear”-George Addair

– Taylor Mahorney

“You meme so much to me.”

– Sara Martin

“If tomorrow isn’t the due date, then today isn’t the do date.”

– Gabriella Matthews

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” – Eleanor Roosevelt, – Bibiana Meza

“Yeah, that’s not spaghetti.”

– Thomas Mitchell


“If you do not want it bad enough you won’t get it.”

– Daniel Newbury

“Be you and keep your circle small.”

– Tyreese Nolan


“Open the book and keep turning pages to make history.”

– Jessica Olive 

“Mourn the losses because there are many, but celebrate the victories because there are few.” -Sharon Gless as Debbie Novotony

– Jonathan Orr

“The Man who says he can and the man who says he can’t are both correct, which are you?” -Confucius 

– Dylan Osborne


“Do things that make you happy within the confines of the legal system.” – Ellen DeGeneres

– Kaitlyn Presko

“Just cause I’m big doesn’t mean I take steroids.”

– Anthony Pressly

“Go Fast. Go Left.”

– Alexander Pyatt


“The Office, season 7, episode 19, minute 14:45.”

– Gisselle Quinones


“At one point of someday, everything you did will be exactly what you will be.” – Kim Namjoon 

– Harper Ross


“You can’t just give up! Is that what a dinosaur would do?” -Joey Tribbiani

– Heaven Sanders

“Don’t put anything stupid for your senior quote” -my grandma

– Skylar Seitz

“If you don’t enjoy school there is always sleep.”

-Courtney Simpson

“People may forget what you said or what you did but not how you made them feel.” – Maya Angelou

– Riley Stephenson

“That wasn’t like high school musical at all.”

– Jacob Strobel

“There is no force equal to a woman determined to rise.”  – W.E.B Du Bois

– Nehe’miah Strother

“Don’t surround yourself with losers or fake people, that will make you one too. Surround yourself with winners, people who will bring you up and value you as a friend.”

– Roxett Suarez


“This world is sick.”

– Bol Tong

“One Dream, One Direction.”

– Kashe Turner

“Sorry I missed the past 2 semesters of your class…I was sleeping.”

– Cassandra VanHouten


“Always be sassy yet classy.”

– Allison Walker

“If its not the DUE date, its not the DO date.”

– Kennedi Walker

“Whats the point of being grown up if you can’t be childish sometimes.” – Doctor Who

– Helen Wesner

“Even if your life is falling apart, have hope.”

– Julia Whiles

“Birds are like the sky’s fish.”

– Riley Wiegers

“But guys I love her.” – Vincent

– Ryan Woods


“I was taking dubs in Fortnite, not school.”

– Jonathan Yuth


“Only those who risk going too far can possibly find how far one can go.” -Thomas Steams Eliot 

– Kylee Zerbe

“Goodbye has never been so easy.”

-Taylor Zimmerman

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