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I'm honored to be here with you today because let's face it, you accomplish something I never could.>>
LAUGH]>>
In our society, we often don't take on big things.
00:00:25
Because we are so afraid of making mistakes that we ignore all the things wrong today if we do nothing. The reality is anything we do today is gonna have some issues in the future. But that can't stop us from getting started. So what are we waiting for? It is time for our generation defining great works.
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How about stopping climate change before we destroy the planet and getting millions of people involved?>> Aah!
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Today, our society spends more than 50 times as much treating people who are sick as we invest in finding cures so people don't get sick in the first place. It makes no sense. We can fix this. How about modernizing democracy so everyone can vote online?>> Aah!
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>> And how about personalizing education so everyone can learn? These achievements are all within our reach. Let's do them all in a way that gives everyone in our society a role. Let's do big things, not just to create progress, but to create purpose.