Find What You Love
Monday Morning Motivation
Posted by: RE Technology
In any profession, it can be easy to lose heart and wonder if you chose the right path in life.
In 2005, Steve Jobs was asked to address Stanford University's graduating class. His advice to these young Americans was simply that to be a success you've got to find what you love. Here is the full Commencement address delivered on June 12, 2005.
"I am honored to be with you today at your commencement from one of the finest universities in the world. I never graduated from college. Truth be told, this is the closest I've ever gotten to a college graduation. Today I want to tell you three stories from my life. That's it. No big deal. Just three stories.
The first story is about connecting the dots.
I dropped out of Reed College after the first 6 months, but then stayed around as a drop-in for another 18 months or so before I really quit. So why did I drop out?