So many of the commencement speeches that we read convey a specific outlook, a particular philosophy of life and of living. Likewise, much of what we read offers similar philosophies. Some of my favorite quotes from the texts I teach can be found on the right, and Goodreads sends me a “Quote of the Day” every morning (I like the one that arrived in my mailbox a few days ago: “What matters in life is not what happens to you but what you remember and how you remember it.” — Gabriel García Márquez
Search online to find a “notable quotable” that you agree with, that speaks to you. Here are some options for sources, but feel free to look around:
Post your quote in the comments below by Friday, 3/4.