The Most Inspiring Speech: The Wisdom of a Third Grade Dropout Will Change Your Life | Rick Rigsby

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Yash Jerkoo : Goosebumps all the way

Jarid Gaming : I cried, not going to lie

cloud flores : Oh man that got me "maybe one of my boys Will catch me in the act of excellence"!

Victor : 8:29 that got me

PolishKingdom : This man just combined humor and wisdom into one well-constructed speech. The best to him, God bless!

Clifford Starks : Very well said!

Dr. Joey : I clicked this by accident but I'm glad I did

SHANE STEVEN : Wow this man has awakened my dreams that have been sleeping......

May Ross : it's the people who we think are uneducated that are the smartest and wisest. If you have someone like that, who is uneducated, maybe you should listen to what they say.

Win The World : ** Live this way** Do not judge Show up early Be kind Be a servant Do things the right way It's never wrong to do the the right thing How you do anything is how you do everything Grow your influence to make a impact Enhance your life every day by seeking that wisdom and ask yourself every night "How am I Living"

GGgaming 243 : My father's a drunk my mother left us 3 years I have been rock bottom and I'm only 12 after watching this it has inspired me to rebuild and make a change not a change in just my life not a change in 1,2,3 or 4 people's lives but a change in the world a change that will bring greatness and joy a change.......that will inspire.

Josh D : Bookmark this for the day the clouds are blocking the sunlight.

Edmery_ Juan : This Is great I went from watching suicide videos to this I'm glad I did I just hit rock bottom then I saw this I heard his speech It changed my life those wise words are how u living I was living horrible but my life changed from that sentence use rock bottom for your foundation so I did I used to be fat and dumb but when I saw this I started working out 24/7 and now I'm buff and smart listen don't Take your parents for granted because one day they are not going to be thare when u hit rock bottom here is my last advice look at yourself and ask am I living like my parents want me to be. Do u know why I told u that, it is because the way you're parents want u to be is the way you are gonna succeed so that's it God bless you all be smart .

The HDLIFE : Background music is going well too with the entire talk. Well presented goalcast! What are these soundtracks ?

Jake Reid : Great speech god bless man

Gedil M : I could listen to this man forever!

B4 EXY : These words ‘I’m not worried if you’ll succeed I’m Worried you won’t fail from time to time’ I needed to hear those words.


Landon Cramer : Great video, but it was funny that a clip from my channel that I shot was in there at 9:08. Great video anyway, a good message to go along with the visuals.

ebi nado : Can't stop watching this... Thanks

Islam Salam : Respect ✊️

해열재 : Such a fantastic speeeeech... Ive been watching this since the first time i touched this Third Grade thing and I still believe it must be helpful

Savage TM : Listen Kids, Go to School not to skip classes or to smoke or bullying others but to be successful on your desire.

Rehman Cookie98 : I am going to graduate with a first class degree next year!!!!

lt mannered : I needed this at exactly this moment!  I can't tell you how much this means!!

Santosh Ms : standing ovation 👏👏👏😘😍

Cheryl Glancy : life changing

struckzero : His speech really moves me. I literally cry listening to his speech. Such a wise advice from him.

Yuvraj Dhawan : Not a heroic video but a legendary!! 🙏

mickey p : wow  the best speech ever

Harry Buttworth : What a speach

John Charles : The music is too dramatic

Jack Holmes : His name is Rick Rigsby, he has written a book based off of this speech dedicated to his fathers wisdom, I would really recommend it to anyone who was inspired by this

utsav agrawal : "Son, Just Stand." Goosebumps

Neeraj Agarwal : 07:18 goosbumps😢😢

Derryck Dowuona : What's the title of the background music?

Michael Angelo : Wow. I have never applauded a Youtube video but I just applauded this one. Praiseworthy.

Prapanch Tamuli : How can this video even get dislikes?

tenacious645 : The overly dramatic music really hurts this video. Almost destroys it. This man's presence and words are MORE than enough to make this video absolutely epic. Don't destroy it with bullshit music.

Concerned Canadian : I was removed from grade two only difference is I was white an orphaned. I did not have parents I had Councillors an staff and student placements as my guardians. All because I was a circle that would not go through that square door. Sure I may have a chip on my shoulder but that square door WILL put a chip in your hand. God? What god? How am I living? Angered that I can not get any closer and I could not move on even if I wanted to. One thing I did get right, not one bastard out there has my (specific) DNA...

justhavnfun here : Wow! That's all I can say.

Youssef Elsayed : Wow! Man just wow! You can feel this guys heart through his voice! Thank you! Needed this speech. I will stay standing.

SR Chamb : This brought me to the brink of tears. Powerful stuff!

Riptide85 : “It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs, who comes short again and again, because there is no effort without error and shortcoming; but who does actually strive to do the deeds; who knows great enthusiasms, the great devotions; who spends himself in a worthy cause; who at the best knows in the end the triumph of high achievement, and who at the worst, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who neither know victory nor defeat.” ― Theodore Roosevelt

Tracey Wilmot : Wow!

John Snyder : Great all way around, chills down my spine thank you much sir!!!

Lynn The Magnificent : This made me cry, I just love the bond he had with his father and his wife, you are one in a trillion brother.

Samuel Sesay : i needed this in my life

METAL_MASTER4686 : This man is awesome. I loved the part, “My father decided he was going to stand and be a man. Not a black man, not a brown man, not a white man, but a man”. These are the men we need nowadays. We need to all stand together. Not as black, white, or any other color, but all as brothers, sisters, and children of God.

matthew____1 : I wonder why people give this a thumbs down this video is really good.