J.K. Rowling spoke at the Harvard commencement in 2008 about the benefits of failure and the importance of imagination. At this time of year we all must take a look at our past failures and imagine a future that is different and better. May you be blessed to be able to see the world with a vision for what might be.
Here is the video.
Here is the text.
Thank you to Rabbi Neil Zuckerman for teaching this text over the summer.