Friday, March 14, 2008

Randy Pausch last lecture

What let's you get to achieve your dreams?
  1. Parents, friends, teachers, mentors, colleagues and students.
  2. Have fun.
  3. Never lose the child-like wonder.
  4. Help others.
  5. Loyalty is a two way street.
  6. Never give up.
  7. Get people to help you.
  8. You can’t get there alone.
  9. I believe in Karma.
  10. Tell the truth.
  11. Be earnest.
  12. Apologize when you screw up.
  13. Focus on others, not yourself.
  14. Brick walls let us show our dedication.
  15. Don’t bail, the best gold is at the bottom of barrels of crap.
  16. Get a feedback loop and listen to it.
  17. Show gratitude.
  18. Don’t complain, just work harder.
  19. Be good at something. It makes you valuable.
  20. Work hard.
  21. Find the best in everybody, no matter how long you have to wait for them to show it.
  22. Be prepared. Luck is where preparation meets opportunity.
Randy Pausch's last lecture
Randy Pausch
Video 1:03 to 1:24
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