To re-ignite your energy andmotivate you – as a bonus for reading this, I want you take you back to the 90’s – to the opening scene of the movie With Honors, with Brendon Fraiser and Joe Pesce at his finest. The movie is a coming of age story, and a confronting of politics, government, how we treat the poor, and of course love and college. Below is a trailer of the movie, and while it’s a favorite of mine- it’s the opening scene I want to focus on, so Read on:
The Movie starts with the DJ Everett Calloway saying the following:
“It’s 7am children, and you’re listening to RadioFreeHarvard on a chilly November morning. You’re at the greatest University on earth, and you know what? You’re in over your head. You’re drowning. Especially you seniors. Only 150 days before your thesis is due, and the powers that be decide whether you’re destined for greatness or mediocrity. I know what you’re thinking: ‘Do I really belong here?’ Probably not. But don’t give in, don’t give up. Arise fair Harvard, arise. You too can rule the world. You just have to crush everyone else, first. And now, some ‘crushing’ music, maestro…” [and then the music hits]
CLICK PLAY ON THE VIDEO YOU’LL BE GLAD YOU DID!
Isn’t that awesome?!!!