Speaking Of Graduating: Excerpts from Timeless Graduation Speeches

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The inspired word on Graduation Day: Tossed into the June air by passionate speakers like so many tassled caps, and with equally comparable gusto! From Angelou to Asimov to Lombardi, Terkel to Tutu- Herein lies a treasury of uplifting lines from some of the finest commencement addresses ever recorded.
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Overview

The inspired word on Graduation Day: Tossed into the June air by passionate speakers like so many tassled caps, and with equally comparable gusto! From Angelou to Asimov to Lombardi, Terkel to Tutu- Herein lies a treasury of uplifting lines from some of the finest commencement addresses ever recorded.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781583340974
  • Publisher: Walnut Grove Press
  • Publication date: 1/1/2010
  • Pages: 160
  • Product dimensions: 5.12 (w) x 7.04 (h) x 0.38 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 11
Chapter 1 Mortarboard and Tassel 12
Chapter 2 The Big Picture 20
Chapter 3 Prepare for Entry 34
Chapter 4 One Can Only Hope 50
Chapter 5 The Human Condition 62
Chapter 6 Taking the Challenge 80
Chapter 7 This Land Is Your Land 96
Chapter 8 Do the Right Thing 104
Chapter 9 Courage 114
Chapter 10 The Future Is Now 122
Chapter 11 The Last Word 134
Index 155
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