Comedian and talk show host Conan O’Brien delivers what some critics deemed as “the greatest commencement speech ever” to the 2011 graduating class of Dartmouth College.
“No specific job or career goal defines me, and it should not define you. In 2000, I told graduates to not be afraid to fail, and I still believe that. But today I tell you that whether you fear it or not, disappointment will come. The beauty is that through disappointment you can gain clarity, and with clarity comes conviction and true originality.”
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