Chadwick Boseman returned to his alma mater Howard University and left the graduating class of 2018 with inspiring words to last a lifetime.

Check out quotes from his HU speech, and scroll through photos of the commencement.

1. Chadwick Boseman at Howard University

Chadwick Boseman at Howard University Source:Howard University

Salute.

2. Chadwick Boseman

Chadwick Boseman Source:Howard University

The HU alum takes in the love from the class of 2018.

3. Chadwick Boseman at Howard University

Chadwick Boseman at Howard University Source:Howard University

Congrats, ya’ll!

4. Chadwick Boseman at Howard University

Chadwick Boseman at Howard University Source:Howard University

Boseman greets excited grads.

5. Chadwick Boseman at Howard University

Chadwick Boseman at Howard University Source:Howard University

Boseman receives an honorary degree from his alma mater.

6. Chadwick Boseman at Howard University

Chadwick Boseman at Howard University Source:Howard University

Boseman shares a message with the graduating class of 2018 they’ll never forget.

7. Chadwick Boseman at Howard University

Chadwick Boseman at Howard University Source:Howard University

Forever.

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