‘Opportunity Looks A Lot Like Hard Work’

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Sometimes, you get lucky and opportunity just drops into your lap. Most of the time, however, opportunity is the result of hard work.

Last week, actor Ashton Kutcher gave a surprisingly insightful acceptance speech at the Teen Choice Awards. If you can get past the screaming teen girls every five seconds (and any negative feelings about Kutcher you may have), he actually has good advice to give on hard work and what it means to be “sexy” — and he even drops a little Steve Jobs wisdom at the end. Check out the video above for the whole speech (it’s pretty quick).

Ashton Kutcher Acceptance Speech (Teen Choice Awards 2013) [YouTube]

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