Dick Cavett on taking notes about dinner conversation

Posted on Jan 28, 2019

If I could only make one entry in a commonplace book, this would probably be it.

From Dick Cavett in 2011, recalling a dinner he had with Steve Jobs decades ago:

As with so many times in my life, I wish I’d kept some notes on the dinner conversation. In relative youth we assume we’ll remember everything. Someone should urge the young to think otherwise.