martin was kind of inspired

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“My skin has turned to porcelain, to ivory, to steel”


“I was in and out of hospital for various reasons as a kid, and I do think it’s kind of strengthening, I really do think it strengthened me and I you know wouldn’t wish hospital on any child, but I think that when things are difficult and when things- I don’t know- aren’t ideal, well, the old saying What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger is very, very, very true and I don’t think I know whether those things "means ” that mean that I’m successful, but, I do think it means, I don’t know, I knew that life wasn’t going to even though I’ve been extremely lucky , I would never say that I haven’t I’ve been very, very lucky, but I knew that life wasn’t just going to give me a pass and everything was going to fall in my lap- you have to work but you also have to- be sensitive and open and just recognize opportunities and things and people and know which people are good for you and which people aren’t good for you"