I love Steve Moakler. For his music. For his heart. He’s just a good dude. And you’ll see that when you watch this video. And right there in the middle, Steve slides this line in there that I have now written on a notecard and hung over my desk, because he just plain gets it.

“You can never control how many people are going to respond to you, at the end of the day, as an artist. But you can control how deeply you are present in your work.”