A Little Inspiration from NPR’s List of the Best Commencement Speeches Ever

Graduations are around the corner and it’s always a good time to glean a little wisdom from successful folks who stand at the podium and share their stories.



Fortunately NPR has compiled a list of what they’ve chosen as the “best commencement” speeches ever. The list includes speeches from a diverse group of TV personalities, ex-president’s, design icons and business leaders. Stephen Colbert, Bill Clinton, Tory Burch and Steven Jobs are just a few of the over 300 names you can find on the list.


Type in the name of your favorite speaker in NPR’s search bar for instant inspiration from your favorite speaker.