Motivational Speech

Topics: Winston Churchill, Harrow School, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Pages: 1 (271 words) Published: September 4, 2012
On October 29, 1941, United Kingdom (Great Britain) Prime Minister Winston Churchill visited Harrow School to to hear the traditional songs he had sung there as a youth, as well as to speak to the students .Churchill when asked to do the commencement speech for a school graduation. Everyone expected a profound, intellectual, lengthy lecture from the world renown politician and orator Winston Churchill. He just simply leaned his cane on the podium and preceded with one of the worlds most famous and remembered speeches. Looking at the crowd of young people beginning the most crucial time of their lives he simply said, " Never Giver Up!" He repeated it a few times to the spell bound congregation who were astonished. He then walked away. That speech given by a man of integrity and respect impacted the nation of that day and still rings out of every students history book. Winston Churchill's father rejected him and told him he would never amount to anything, however Winston Churchill never gave up. And today the whole world knows him….. Never give up believing in yourself. Whenever you doubt yourself, remember the many amazing stories of failure being turned into major success by amazing people we all know and respect. Every one of us can make a big difference if we only choose to believe in ourselves and never give up.

Real success advocates integrity - Keep following your dream, believe in yourself. Every day ask yourself the question, " What can I do toward becoming my dream?" Last but not least NEVER NEVER NEVER GIVE UP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Never give up; for even rivers someday wash dams away
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