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U.S. President Barack Obama pauses before he delivers the commencement address for the 2012 graduating class at Barnard College in New York May 14, 2012. (LARRY DOWNING/LARRY DOWNING/REUTERS)
U.S. President Barack Obama pauses before he delivers the commencement address for the 2012 graduating class at Barnard College in New York May 14, 2012. (LARRY DOWNING/LARRY DOWNING/REUTERS)

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Go forth and do great things.

That's the theme of most of the commencement speeches we've had when graduating (though there are exceptions).

But some speeches really stick out in our minds, whether it was a particular story or lesson imparted to the graduates.

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