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Oprah Winfrey
Commencement Speech at Howard University 2007

†Your calling isn't something that somebody can tell you about. It's what you feel. It's a part of your life force. It is the thing that gives you juice. The thing that you are supposed to do. And nobody can tell you what that is. You know it inside yourself.
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Katie Couric

Graduation Speech at Wiliams College 2007
†Have the courage to accept that youíre not perfect, nothing is, and no one is ó and thatís OK.
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Ellen Degeneres

Commencement Address at Tulate University 2009

†The most important thing is to be true to yourself. Ultimately that's what got me to this place. I don't live in fear, I have no secrets and I know I will always be OK because no matter what, I know who I am.
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Chris Matthews

Commencement Address at Fordham University 2006

†If you want to play a game, go to where itís played and find a way to get in. Things happen when you get in the game.
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Meredith Vieira

Graduation Commencement Address

You also have an internal compass in each and every one of you and I would urge you to listen to it. Follow that voice. Someone much smarter than me once said, ďDonít go with the flow. You are the flow.Ē
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David Brooks

Commencement Address at Wake Forest University 2007

Things are about to change big time. And one of my messages today is that you know that uncertainty you feel today? It never goes away. The question is, do you know how to make uncertainty your friend?
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Rachel Maddow

Commencement Address at Smith College 2010

†Some dreams are bad dreams. . . . Hopefully life is long. Do stuff you will enjoy thinking about and telling stories about for many years to come. Do stuff you will want to brag about.
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Jamie Hyneman

Commencement Address at Villanova University 2010

I've learned that I can pretty much do anything I've wanted to as long as I was methodical and diligent about it. It may not sound very exciting really, but it works!
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Anderson Cooper

Commencement Address at Tulane University 2010

Learning what you don’t want to do, is the next best thing to figuring out what you do want to do.
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