Denzel Washington speaking at Penn

He hasn’t spoken at commencement before and found the idea to be intimidating.  He is inspiring.  If you are trying to figure out what you want to do with your life, your thoughts, your dreams, your talents, your time, please watch this video. 

Nothing in life is worthwhile unless you take risks. Nelson Mandela said, “There is no passion to be found playing small and settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.”

You will fail, you will lose, you will embarrass yourself. Embrace it because it is inevitable.If you don’t fail, you’re not even trying.  He quoted his wife and said, My wife said, “To get something you never had you have to do something you never did.”

Nothing in life is worthwhile unless you take risks. Nelson Mandela said, “There is no passion to be found playing small and settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.”

What are you going to do with what you have? Your gifts are needed by the world. If you can, please look  at this video.  There is much good food for thought.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vpW2sGlCtaE

Think about what he says…it isn’t really new news.  Let into your head and heart Denzel Washington’s words.

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