I need to be kept right-sized because I can easily fall into self-seeking, and depression, and self-pity, and judgment, and all that stuff. It’s kind of a–it’s a bit of a default, but i’ve spent enough energy and I’ve had enough help over the years to say that’s just awful destructive behavior.
Robert Downey and Susan Downey photoshoot for Los Angeles Time promoting “Dolittle"💜
“I’ve had several careers,” “There was one career where I was happy to be working. Then there was one where I was so happy to be able to be working again. And now there’s one where I’m working — and it’s working.” - Robert Downey Jr
Can we talk about this specific frame? That’s a “fuck you, buddy” face. That’s Tony telling off the senator all over again. That’s his itty bitty moment of triumph before he says goodbye to every single thing he loves and wishes he had time to live longer…for a spilt second, he revels.