Because that which was new was almost always temporary. And that which was temporary broke your heart.
To what do I owe the pleasure?
The biggest thing you can give a kid is self-esteem, so that they’re not shy to do different things.
LazyTown is about balance. I’m not there yet.
There’s a lot of things I want to do. I want to learn Italian. I want to learn to play tennis better. I want to motivate the world, basically.
Getting kids moving is a key factor in tackling obesity and health problems among the young.
I’ve known parabatai so close they were almost the same person; do you know what happens, when one of them dies, to the one that’s left-
My message with ‘LazyTown’ has always been really simple; I just want to get kids and families moving together.
Like a lovely vase that someone has smashed. Only luck and skill can put it back together the way it was before.
I want to motivate the world, basically.
It’s a fact that kids watch TV. But if you think back, when you watched cowboy movies, you would go out and play cowboys. TV and movies motivate people.
I never date anyone my cat doesn’t like.
That’s true. Chairman Meow deserves my every effort.
Vampires are such prima donnas.
Regret is such a pointless emotion.
Business is all about focus. But with focus comes myopia and to conquer that, I come in to shake things up. To be invited as a keynote speaker is to have a license to interfere and interrupt.
LazyTown’ is not a TV property, but a lifestyle brand for children.
I realised there were no good role models for kids. Popeye eats spinach, but also smokes and hits people.
You canвЂ™t have wasted a life youвЂ™ve barely lived.
I’ve made a profit from everything I have done in life.
At the weekends I usually have around 50 kids running around in my back garden. They are all friends of my kids. I know all their names. We have barbecues, put up tents, and play soccer. I love it.
I learned that there are two things that kids really like: movement and love. Happy kids move; unhappy, they don’t move.