"If I make my kids something delicious and we sit down to eat it, and I put my phone away and I really listen, that is such money in the bank."
"I asked my dad once, 'How did you and Mom stay married for 33 years?' And he said, 'Well, we never wanted to get divorced at the same time."
"I'll probably get kicked out of our school for admitting this, but I let Apple stay home yesterday. I just needed to be with her. We went out to lunch, we went to the beauty salon, we were together."
"I don't want to be a tree; I want to be its meaning."
"Those who can laugh without cause have either found the true meaning of happiness or have gone stark raving mad."
"Whenever a song is born and wherever it is sung, it belongs to everyone. That, really, is the reason why music exists: so that it cannot be fenced in by frontiers."
"If you don't live it, it won't come out your horn."
"I realized by using the high notes of the chords as a melodic line, and by the right harmonic progression, I could play what I heard inside me. That's when I was born."
"I don’t care what is written about me so long as it isn’t true."
"Of course I talk to myself. I like a good speaker, and I appreciate an intelligent audience."
"If you don't have anything nice to say, come sit by me."
"Time may be a great healer, but it's a lousy beautician."
"If you wear a short enough skirt, the party will come to you."
"Don't look at me in that tone of voice."
"In a relationship, when does the art of compromise become compromising?"
"Balls are to men what purses are to women."
"After all, computers crash, people die, relationships fall apart. The best we can do is breath and reboot."
"The camera can be the most deadly weapon since the assassin's bullet. Or it can be the lotion of the heart."
"A photographer without a magazine behind him is like a farmer without fields."
"I saw that the camera could be a weapon against poverty, against racism, against all sorts of social wrongs. I knew at that point I had to have a camera."