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  • after a thirty three-year leave of absence

  • on his alma mater

  • I am pleased to present to you

  • doctor William Gates

  • thank you

  • President what

  • former President means time

  • incoming President balanced

  • members

  • the harvard corporation

  • and the board of overseers

  • members of the faculty

  • parents

  • especially the ground

  • I've been waiting

  • more than thirty years

  • to say this

  • I've always told you

  • I come back

  • they get my degree

  • well

  • I would think

  • for this on

  • a big change in my job next year

  • and we'll be nice to find me

  • have a college degree

  • on my resume

  • I applaud the graduates

  • for taking a much more direct

  • you're degrees

  • from our my part

  • I'm just happy that the crimson called me

  • harvard's

  • most successful dropped out

  • I guess that makes me valedictorian

  • of my own special class

  • I did the best

  • of everyone would fail

  • but also

  • want to be recognized

  • as the guy got the bomber to drop out of business school

  • I'm about and who I am

  • that's why

  • I was invited to speak

  • that your graduation

  • if I've spoken to her or him teach and

  • you're out here

  • might be here

  • however was a phenomenal experience for me

  • academic life was fascinating

  • I used to sit him

  • on lots of classes

  • but I hadn't even signed up for

  • and or might with record

  • I lived up to

  • reckless

  • in for house

  • there are always a lot of people in my dorm room late at night discussing things

  • because everyone knew that I didn't worry

  • about getting up in the morning

  • that's how I came to be the leader of the anti-social group

  • we climbed each other as a way of balloting

  • our rejection

  • although thoughtful people

  • radcliff it's a great place to live

  • there were more women out there

  • and most of the guys were math science times

  • the combination offered me the best thoughts

  • you know what I mean

  • that's where

  • I learned the sad lesson

  • that improving your odds

  • doesn't guarantee success

  • one of my biggest memories of harvard

  • came in January nineteen seventy five

  • and I made call

  • from her house

  • the company in albuquerque new Mexico

  • the begun making the world's first personal computer

  • I offered to sell them software

  • I'm worried they would realize

  • I was just a student in a dorm

  • ending up on

  • instead they said

  • well not quite ready

  • come see is some up

  • which was a good thing

  • because we have Britain the software yeah

  • from that moment

  • I worked day and night

  • on that extra credit project

  • the market can

  • but my college education

  • and the beginning of a remarkable journey

  • with microsoft

  • what I remember

  • above all about harvard

  • was being in the mideast

  • of so much energy and intelligence

  • it can be exhilarating

  • intimidate

  • sometimes even discouraging

  • but always challenging

  • it was an amazing privilege

  • and no one left early

  • I was transformed by my years of are

  • the friendships I may

  • and the ideas I worked on

  • but taking a serious look back

  • I do now

  • one big regret

  • I liked harbor

  • with no real awareness

  • of the awful inequities in the world

  • the appalling disparities of

  • opportunity

  • they can get millions of people

  • the lives of despair

  • I learned a lot you're a harvard about

  • new ideas

  • in economics and politics

  • I got three explosions

  • the advances being made

  • in this time

  • but humanities reduced advances

  • are not in its discovery

  • but and help those discoveries

  • or applied

  • to reduce inequity

after a thirty three-year leave of absence

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Bill Gates em Harvard - Parte 1

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    廖子淇 posted on 2015/12/05
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