How To Live – Inspirational Speech by Dr Randy Pausch

There’s an academic tradition called “The Last Lecture.

“Hypothetically, if you knew you were going to die and you had one last lecture, what would you say to your students?”

Well, for me, there’s an elephant in the room, and the elephant in the room is that for me it wasn’t hypothetical. I have been fighting pancreatic cancer. It has now come back after surgery, chemotherapy and radiation, and the doctors tell me there is nothing more to do and I have months to live. ~ Randy Pausch


The wonderful thing about this video,  and the full version you can watch below, is that it reminds you to Live  in a way to re-focus your thoughts and priorities to set better goals..and fulfill your dreams…

Randy Pausch is a virtual reality pioneer, human-computer interaction researcher, co-founder of CMU’s Entertainment Technology Center, and creator of the Alice  software project.

This is a clip of Randy Pausch   reprising his inspirational “Last Lecture” on the Oprah show on the Oprah Show (Oct 22, 2007).  See the full-length version here 


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  1. Hey there just to let you know the link to the full-length version doesn’t work, could you cheack out the link cause I would like to see more.

    Tigger or Eeyore Love it.

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