A Twenty Year Old Speech Rings True
I was going through my files of paperwork and came across years of documents that I considered to be motivational, inspirational, and truly worth being read and reread. You might even remember it.
Although this following post is not specifically Parkinson’s disease related, I find it to be sound and practical advice for everyone. I hope that you enjoy it, find at least 1 of the 10 pieces of advice to be a morsel to take away, and may even share once again with others:
Palo Alto High School Speech by Guy Kawasaki 6/11/95
10. Live off of your parents as long as possible.
9. Pursue joy—not happiness.
8. Challenge the known and embrace the unknown.
7. Learn to speak a foreign language, play a musical instrument, and play no contact sports.
6. Continue to learn.
5. Learn to like yourself or change yourself until you can like yourself.
4. Don’t get married too young.
3. Play to win and win to play.
2. Obey the absolutes.
1. Enjoy your family and friends before they are gone.
If I were to add to this thoughtful list, I might add – Tell the people in your life and those you care about, just how much they mean to you, while you still can!
Posted on September 29, 2015, in Education, Education & Support, Parkinson's Disease, Philosophy, Wellness and tagged a soft voice in a noisy world, a twenty year old speech rings true, blog, dreams, graduation speech palo alto high school 1995, graduation speeches, Guy Kawasaki, happiness, Health, insights, inspiration, inspirational, Karl, Karl Robb, life lessons, medicine, nature, patient, PD, PDPatient, positive thinking, Robb, support, wellness. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.