He turns 54.
To celebrate this very personal milestone, we thought we'd re-post what may be the most personal public speech this intensely private man has ever made: his commencement address to the Stanford University class of 2005.
If you haven't seen it -- or haven't heard it recently -- we give you Apple's (aapl) CEO on life, death and calligraphy.
“Today I want to tell you three stories from my life. That’s it. No big deal. Just three stories…”
Below the fold, 15 minutes, via YouTube:
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The transcript is available here.