Glee's Jane Lynch discusses the entitlement she felt once she left graduate school and the transformative power that improv comedy and "yes and" had on her outlook. About 10 minutes into the speech, she described what happened when the famed Second City sketch comedy group said "no." The best lines come 17 minutes in.
Her best piece of advice -- "If life gives you lemons, grab it by the horns and drive." Who wants to make that into an inspirational poster?
Take a look at our commencement 2012 list of commencement speakers. Which speeches would you most want to hear?