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There are no words to express my sorrow and regret for the pain I have caused others by words and actions. To the people I have hurt, I am truly sorry.
My mother is a strong woman. Her strength comes from being tested by life's unpredictability. It comes from soldiering on for her children, even when she might rather have given up. I know it hasn't always come easily, but I also know it's her greatest gift.
I am blessed to be surrounded by the people I love. I thank them for their patience and grace.
On a day-to-day level, I love watching my kids accomplish the little things that seem trivial but are really milestones: seeing my son hit a baseball or watching my daughter draw something that actually looks like what she says she's drawing. Or hearing them say 'I love you.'
I Love You
If I buy something new - a piece of clothing, a tie, a shirt, a suit - something old has to go. That's the way I avoid clutter, crammed closets and drawers. It keeps things in balance, and it really works.
I like fishing as much when I don't catch anything as when I do.
There was always an unspoken generosity about my mom.
I'm not going to whine or get depressed. Who's going to feel sorry for me? Nobody.
Does anyone want to see a person who's making the money that the newspapers say I'm making complaining, 'Woe is me, my life is terrible, and people are being unfair?' No one would've had any patience for that. I wouldn't have any patience for that.
In my mind, I am extraordinarily handy. But what that means is when I attempt to fix something, there's usually a five-minute period of experimentation, followed by a five-minute period of frustration, followed by a frantic phone call to a professional.
The Iraqis have once again failed to meet a deadline for a final draft of the constitution.
I've always liked the idea of walking into a cocktail party where there are different people and finding some connection with almost everybody in the room.
If you are the person who gets the lion's share of attention in good times, guess what: you get the lion's share of attention in bad times.
I read the rumors, and I know there is a cottage industry of meanness out there.
I can't be as open on national television as I can when I'm having dinner with friends. But that doesn't mean the type of person I am is different. My values, my dislikes, my sense of humor are the same.
I take the harsh criticism along with the compliments.
Even the bad interviews I think you learn from. They make you better.
I worry about that every single day: Am I being a good father?
If I feel like I've done a great job during an interview with the president of the United States live in the Oval Office, it doesn't give me a tenth of the good feeling of going to the school play and making eye contact with my kids as they're onstage delivering their lines. Nothing compares with that moment of connection.
Broadcasting through 9/11 together, like Katie Couric and I did, creates a bond.
Being in front of the camera - first of all, when I wanted to get into television, it was as a producer. I never had an idea that I would do anything in front of the camera, and that kind of happened by accident. But I wanted to be a producer or give me a job with the Yankees or play for the Knicks. I was a sports nut when I was a kid.
If you have a bad experience on the air, you don't think you've done your job, or you have an embarrassing moment. I guarantee you'll work harder the next time not to let it happen again.
When you feel your family is being threatened and hurt, you speak up. And then you put your head down and go back about your business.
Researchers have discovered that chocolate produces some of the same reactions in the brain as marijuana. The researchers also discovered other similarities between the two but can't remember what they are.
I get letters from women, and they say, 'I love your Roman nose.' If I weren't on TV and I walked past that same woman, she'd go, 'Did you see the beak on that guy?
It usually takes two people a little while to learn where the funny buttons are and testy buttons are.
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