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How Thoughts of Death Can Clarify Life

In these videos from guest speakers at TED, you’ll experience an amazing eye opening discovery. The two most important things in our life journey are time, and people. Each person below speaks to their own experience and in doing so, shares a powerful inspiration and enlightening message. Don’t pass up this chance to see for yourself.

Your heart will be touched, your spirit lifted, and your life inspired and put into perspective.

Ric Elias – the last three emotionless words he heard that changed his life, “Brace For Impact!” just before the plane went down in the Hudson River. His story is life changing and he’s blessed to be alive to share it.


Candy Chang – takes a public space that to most would appear to be a nuisance, and uses it creatively to let people share their “Before I die…” ideas and priorities, and makes an amazing impact and difference all over the world.


Janine Shepard – a former Olympian and possible Olympic Champion shares a shattered dream from a near-death bicycle accident, and then shares how she rebounded and created new dreams. A body broken, isn’t a broken person.


Jane McGonigal – shares the game that can give you 10 extra years of life. On your death bed, would you ever regret spending time playing games? What are the top 5 regrets most people have on their death beds?


Louie Schwartzberg – a time-lapse photographer shares how every day is a gift. Louie challenges viewers to live each day as if it were the first and the last day of your life. A moving and thought provoking conclusion to this post, and this life.