The Speech on Creativity that is Still Being Quoted Today


Alan Alda is an actor who 21 years ago made a commencement speech for the 1980 graduating class of Connecticut College.  The famous quote that is still making people think today is quite brilliant and simple to understand.

“The creative is the place where no one else has ever been.  You have to leave the city of your comfort and go into the wilderness of your intuition.  What you’ll discover will be wonderful.  What you’ll discover is yourself.”  -Alan Alda

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