23rd July 2014

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Jeff Bridges on Love and Relationships

Well, that’s certainly true. This industry is tough on relationships. I’ve always thought that my wife should have a credit up alongside mine, because I couldn’t do what I do without her support. And like the questioner asked, or said, we’ve been married since 1977, we knew each other for 2 years before that, so she’s been able to do all these films with me and we’ve managed to get through them all together. The toughest thing about making movies is being apart from your family. One of the things I try my best to do is call my wife every day, to keep up to speed with what’s going on in her life. And tell her what’s going on with mine. Often when you’re apart from your loved one like that for so long, your connection kind of atrophies unless you keep engaged, even if it’s small everyday kind of stuff. But another aspect of keeping a marriage together, I think it’s important to - you’ll think I’m silly - but to love each other, which begs the question: “what is love?” Words that come to mind are openness, understanding, gentleness, kindness, and kind of working on those things, because everyone has a light and a dark side, I think, selfish aspects, and to kind of recognize those in each other and realize that we are going to have our own particular story at any given time, and those stories, they might not be the ultimate truth but they are certainly true for each of us, so to understand that we are each going through our particular version of reality, to respect that, and to nurture being in love, you know? To nurture that.”

(via Reddit)

21st July 2014

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Sailboat pond.

Sailboat pond.

20th July 2014

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9th July 2014

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#vassar in tech meetup with Gerry Laybourne ‘69 facilitated by Alison Albeck Lindland ‘00

#vassar in tech meetup with Gerry Laybourne ‘69 facilitated by Alison Albeck Lindland ‘00

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9th July 2014

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#nyc #chryslerbuilding #sunset

#nyc #chryslerbuilding #sunset

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30th June 2014

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#butterfly #batterypark #bpc #nyc

#butterfly #batterypark #bpc #nyc

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29th June 2014

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#pride #fireworks #nyc

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13th June 2014

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#nyc #fireworks #flagday

#nyc #fireworks #flagday

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7th June 2014

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Volunteering at the #bigapplebbq for #delaneybbq in #nyc #madisonsqpark (at Madison Square Park)

Volunteering at the #bigapplebbq for #delaneybbq in #nyc #madisonsqpark (at Madison Square Park)

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6th June 2014

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New York  (at Colonels Row, Governors Island)

New York (at Colonels Row, Governors Island)