“…think about getting together with friends that you admire, or envy. Think about entrepeneuring. Think about NOT waiting for a company to call you up. Think about not giving your heart to a bunch of adults you don’t know. Think about horizontal loyalty. Think about turning to people you already know, who are your friends, or friends of their friends and making something that makes sense to you together, that is as beautiful or as true as you can make it.”
From Robert Krulwich’s commencement address to the graduates of Berkeley’s journalism school. (Hat tip: Annetastic.)
Super-vintage film photos: Yum’s pre-law school days (1) and 2005 WUSTL graduation (2).
One thought on “Graduation season”
Two more things:
“In other words, “we” is bigger than “me” — the true measure of success is not the value you create for yourself but the values that define your work and how you lead and live.”
Conan’s graduation speech at Dartmouth: http://www.buzzfeed.com/daves4/conan-obrien-gives-the-commencement-speech-at-dar
“Deal with it.”