brainpickings.org

“If you imagine less, less will be what you undoubtedly deserve. Do what you love, and don’t stop until you get what you love. Work as hard as you can, imagine immensities, don’t compromise, and don’t waste time. Start now. Not 20 years from now, not two weeks from now. Now.”

brainpickings.org

“We lose ourselves in what we read, only to return to ourselves, transformed and part of a more expansive world.” – Judith Butler

http://www.brainpickings.org/index.php/2013/06/07/judith-butler-mcgill-2013-commencement-address/

So many good thoughts to remember here. What inspiration.

Additionally, includes links to other recent, noteworthy commencement addresses.

Great places to look for sources of inspiration/to motivate and rejuvenate the soul.