“The brick walls are there for a reason. The brick walls are not there to keep us out. The brick walls are there to give us a chance to show how badly we want something. Because the brick walls are there to stop the people who don’t want it badly enough. They’re there to stop the other people.”
–Randy Pausch, “The Last Lecture”
Two versions to choose from:
- Here’s the abridged version from Oprah, just over 10 minutes long.
- And here’s the full version, just under two hours long.
And here’s the rest of Randy Pausch’s story from Goodreads: