Professors of our CAPTSTONE class always put some poem in the first page of our class assignment. Never paid much attention to it but when I start preparing the last paper, I noticed there is a quite nice one:
“You have brains in your head. Just never forget to be dexterous and deft.
You have feet in your shoes. And never mix up your right foot with the
You can steer yourself left.
any direction you choose.
And will you succeed?
You’re on your own.
Yes! You will, indeed!
And you know what you know.
(98 and 3⁄4 percent guaranteed.)
And YOU are the guy who’ll decide
KID, YOU’LL MOVE MOUNTAINS.
where to go.
You’ll get mixed up, of course,
be your name Buxbaum or Bixby or Bray
as you already know.
or Mordecai Ali Van Allen O’Shea,
You’ll get mixed up
you’re off to Great Places!
with many strange birds as you go.
Today is your day!
So be sure when you step.
Your mountain is waiting.
Step with great care and tact
So ... get on your way!”
and remember that Life’s
– Dr. Seuss. Oh, the Places You’ll Go!
Here are a few youtube videos about this great poem as well. Enjoy!
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