Posts tagged ‘Steve Jobs’

October 14, 2011

Great Speeches

We all remember a few lines of great speeches made by leaders such as Malcom X, Martin Luther King, Churchill and Gandhi.  Those, however, were speeches of yesteryear.  Many of you may have already heard snippets of a famous speech more relevant to our generation by Steve Jobs at a Stanford University graduation in 2005 – how lucky those graduates were.  I don’t even remember the speech at my graduation it was so dull with my friends and I concentrating on not tripping up on stage instead of actually listening.

It truly is an inspiring speech for all of us that touches the soul and here it is, in full for you to cut and keep, enjoy:

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.

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August 25, 2011

Apple A Day

A headline that knocked Libya from the No.1 spot is indeed global news: Steve Jobs handed in his resignation as CEO of Apple and the world blinked in disbelief and fear for the innovation black hole it could create.

I haven’t bought into the Apple Way Of Life quite as wholeheartedly

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