"People talk about Messi having a great left foot. It is worth remembering that there is nothing about Messi’s foot that explains his mastery. His skill is encoded in his brain and central nervous system, it is about the sophistication with which he is able to control the movement of his foot to create perfect timing. These are cerebral skills with a physical manifestation, a bit like those of a concert pianist."
"It’s all too much and not enough at the same time."
"I wish somebody had told me that loving people, knowing how to love those people, and those people loving you back were three entirely different things."