Robin Williams’ commencement speech in ’96 film ‘Jack': ‘In the end none of us has very long on this Earth’

In the 1996 film Jack, Robin Williams played a boy who ages four times faster than normal. As his high school valedictorian, he delivers the commencement speech at graduation, telling his classmates to enjoy their lives and to “make your lives spectacular. “In the end none of us has very long on this Earth,” he said in the short speech, which you can watch below.

 

Valerie Strauss covers education and runs The Answer Sheet blog.
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