First boyfriends are kind of like first waffles. You got to get through a few before you get it right.[to Kate]
Do you see me? I am 73 years old. You know what that means, don’t you? That means I don’t run wind sprints as fast as I used to, but my faculties are otherwise completely intact. There are days that I wish they weren’t, because then I would retire and spend my remaining days doing something more glamorous than pulling eight-pound objects out of women’s vag**as. But until that time, I keep showing up here every day.
Do not make your dreams smaller. Make them bigger. Not in spite of your daughter. For her.[to Malik]
All you can do as a parent is try to pack the days with as much good stuff as possible and hope that it outweighs the bad. You hope that the good stuff sticks.
A big grand gesture, it’s not about the actual thing that you do, it’s not about what you say, it’s about intent. It’s about taking the time to tell the person you care about, I see you, I hear you, I know exactly what you need right now, and I’m showing how important that is to me.