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This Is Water - David Foster Wallace - Commencement Speech

“Blind certainly: A close mindedness that amounts to an imprisonment so total that the prisoner doesn’t even know he’s locked up.”


You Decide How You See It - Motivational Monday!

Welcome to Motivational Monday! A safe space to lay it all out on the table- no one is perfect, and every one needs a boost now and again. 100 more words

2014 Manifesto

100 Cool Things #45

This is Water by David Foster Wallace. This is an abridged version of Wallace’s Kenyon college commencement speech about dealing with the tiny, annoying details in your life. 69 more words

100 Cool Things

Jim Carrey May Alter The Way You Live Your Life For Good

Funnyman, Jim Carrey gives a moving commencement speech on how his father inspired him to follow his dream. [ MUST WATCH ]

I am a huge fan of inspirational videos. 50 more words

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Cryptoquote Spoiler - 07/18/14

“The fireworks begin today.  Each diploma is a lighted match.  Each one of you is a fuse.”   —   Ed Koch

(Our first Ed “How’m I doin’?” Koch quote, since I’ve been posting these spoilers.  197 more words


Words that resonate--Jim Carrey

You can fail at what you don’t love–so you might as well take a chance on doing what you  love.

Jim Carrey

Commencement speech at Maharishi University of Management

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JK Rowling Harvard Speech

Check out this great speech of JK Rowling, inspiring Harvard graduates and writers everywhere. This woman is my literary hero, and my goal for success. She’s funny, brilliant, and just plain an amazing person.