This piece reinforces the “follow your passions” meme and it also subtly instructs everyone besides valedictorians (which is almost all of us) to
- follow your passions
- Don’t follow rules
- you can make it if you (fill in the usual memes about being yourself…)
He had pictures of Zuckerberg and Gates, both of whom dropped out of Harvard. How did they get into Harvard? Good grades. hmmm.