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    Oct 14, 2014

    17 Invaluable Lessons Mr. Keating Taught Us In "Dead Poets Society"

    O Captain, My Captain.

    1. On finding your voice:

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    2. On the importance of YOLO:

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    3. On what keeps us alive:

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    4. ... and on what we live for:

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    5. On flirtation:

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    6. On the purpose of poetry:

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    7. On vocabulary:

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    8. On perspective:

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    9. On the value of the humanities:

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    10. On thinking for yourself:

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    11. On standing by your beliefs:

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    12. On determination:

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    13. On wisdom:

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    14. On individuality:

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    15. On the truth about freedom:

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    16. On the meaning of life:

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    17. On what we must do:

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    Thank you, Mr. Keating.

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