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People Are Really Inspired By This 80-Year-Old Grandpa Who Walked The Runway At A Fashion Show

"This granddad is so fucking intense."

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It then went viral when American venture-capitalist Kai-Fu Lee shared it on his Facebook page, where it's garnered more than 1.9 million views.

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"'There is no too late. You just need to set your mind to it.' His name is Wang Deshun. He started learning English when he was 44, learnt pantomime when he was 49 and started working out when he was 50. At 57, he came up with a performance art form "living sculpture", then at 65 he learnt to horse ride. He started working on his abs when he was 70 and learning how to drive a motorbike at 78. In 2015, at 79, he walked a sold out runway show at China Fashion Week... There is no too late. No one can stop you from succeeding, you just need to set your mind to it."

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Not to mention super inspired.

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"Looks like it's not too late for me to start learning English. Still earlier than him."

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"There is nothing that can't be achieved in life. As long as you are willing and work hard, nothing is too late! Too fucking cool. This granddad deserves praise!!!"

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"Wow!!!! I'm totally impressed by this old man. Stop looking for excuses for yourself, make up your mind and go after your dreams!"

Kassy Cho is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

Contact Kassy Cho at kassy.cho@buzzfeed.com.

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