After a long journey with cancer, Stuart Scott passed away earlier this morning. This quote from Stuart, from this year’s ESPYS, has stayed with me. That night, Stuart Scott was awarded the Jimmy V Perseverance Award. This is a man who showed amazing courage in his life and impacted many.
“When you die, that does not mean that you lose to cancer. You beat cancer by how you live, why you live, and the manner in which you live,” he said. “So live. Live. Fight like hell. And when you get too tired to fight, lay down and rest and let somebody else fight for you.”
Here’s the YouTube video of his entire speech: