What is your idea of perfect happiness?
The happiness and peace of others.
What is your most marked characteristic?
What do you consider your greatest achievement? What is your greatest fear?
My children. The process of dying.
Which historical figure do you most identify with?
Which living person do you most admire?
Who are your heroes in real life?
There is a strong movement in my country now of young people speaking up and standing up for the needs of the many. Traveling outside of the country currently, I am constantly reminded that human beings are exceptional in that they can find the capacity to help and care for others. It’s not an option. It gives me hope that our future can be better for everyone.
What is the trait you most deplore in yourself?
What is the trait you most deplore in others?
What is your favorite journey?
Learning a new thing.
What do you consider the most overrated virtue?
Which words or phrases do you most overuse?
I used to say ‘it is what it is,’ a lot. I’m getting better.
What is your greatest regret?
Not learning sooner that it’s okay to be myself.
What is your current state of mind?
If you could change one thing about your family, what would it be?
That we could be closer together.
What is your most treasured possession?
The older I get, the less I rely on things. At this point, it’d be hard drives or something. Everything eventually fails.
What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?
When the fire goes out.
Where would you like to live?
What is your favorite occupation?
What is the quality you most like in a man?
What is the quality you most like in a woman?
What are your favorite names?
Madi and Ben
What is your motto?
“No fate but what we make.”