On September 18, 2007, Randy Pausch gave an upbeat lecture titled “The Last Lecture: Really Achieving Your Childhood Dreams” at Carnegie Mellon University. Pausch talked about his lessons learned and gave advice to students on how to achieve their own career and personal goals.

Books, Life, Quotes

“But until a person can say deeply and honestly, “I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday,” that person cannot say, “I choose otherwise.”

— Stephen R. Covey, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change.

“I am what I am today…

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“As is a tale, so is life: not how long it is, but how good it is, is what matters.
I wish you all very good lives.”

– J.K. Rowling at Harvard Commencement.