“Before computers and mobile telephones I spent alot of time in cafes. Maybe too much time. But living in Paris and Manhattan, that was what one did. Over the twenty years before cafes became mobile offices, I had scores of scintillating discussions with my favorite filmmakers, musicians, artists, and writers, as well as random people at the next table just reading the paper. Many of my best friends today I met in cafes aeons ago.
As I state in all of my workshops, mirror neurons do not fire via text message, or twitter, or Facebook, or email. Thus, I am always seeking out fascinating, open, loving, authentic, commutative do-gooders – people who really want to make a difference, who genuinely want to make the world a better place…”