Wednesday, September 09, 2009

President Obama's Back-to-school message 2009

President Obama's motivational speech to students... "Work hard. There's no excuse for not trying. Repeat efforts. Ask questions. Ask for help. Find a mentor. Don't quit. Think about your contributions. Do your part. Get serious and put in your best effort."

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Christina said...

Some parents have been trying to make this controversial and I don't understand why. It's a good message, delivered by a person many children respect and admire.

Author said...

I hope that children saw he was making an effort to speak to each one of them. For those children who struggle in trying circumstances, I hope that this effort spoke to them individually and bolstered their spirits.