I'm lucky to have a great dad. Like me, he's far more Michael Keaton than he is The Great Santini. There's a cultural DNA that parents pass on to their children. Here are some of the lessons I learned from my dad. The links will take you to longer essays I've written about my father which elaborate on the lesson.
- It doesn't matter whether someone is laughing at you or with you, as long as they're laughing.