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Inspiring Stories, Quotes and Tales for the Soul

Jimmy Valvano’s 1993 ESPY Speech
Jimmy Valvano was a highly successful, charismatic, and beloved college basketball coach in the 1980s. He┬ádelivered this speech during ESPN’s ESPY award show in 1993, just eight weeks before he died of cancer at the relatively young age of 47. In the speech, Valvano acknowledged his losing battle with... Read more