As Jay Leno says goodbye to The Tonight Show, we can't help but think back to a mere four years ago when another host said his own tearful farewell.
Conan O'Brien joked a lot on his way out, but in the end he took the highest of high roads, delivering one of the most positive, inspiring speeches we've ever heard.
Ch-ch-check out the video (above) to see the funny man get serious for a moment to say:
"No one in life gets exactly what they thought they were going to get. But if you work really hard and you're kind, amazing things will happen."
Maybe the best advice we ever heard. And we're still trying our best!
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