My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Fall seven times, stand up eight.
Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. I would love to be able to dance a flawless, steamy tango!
Q. With whom in history do you most identify?
A. I have a hard time identifying with most people in history books -- the great and the powerful. But I like to imagine I could be somebody like Marie Curie. She found something interesting and valuable to do, and she just kept at it every day, not knowing if she would discover something awesome, but willing to put in the time, to try.
Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. I would love to be in Venice, sipping a latte in a sun-warmed piazza.
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. Nelson Mandela.