Justice Kurtis Wilder speaking to scholarship recipients at 5th Annual Detroit Regional “Dollars for Scholars” event, hosted by Detroit Mercy Law and emceed by WJR’s Paul W. Smith.

“You’re about to embark upon an incredible life journey, and in the long run, what will be important about this life journey you are on is not the first step or the last step you take, or even the steps along the way. What’s important is where you stop and make a difference in the lives of others, and to appreciate those who have made a difference in yours.”