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10 Of Jason Momoa’s Loveliest Quotes About His Kids

He’s such a sweet dad.

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When Jason Momoa and Lisa Bonet announced their separation after 16 years together, they made it clear that their main focus would be their two kids: 14-year-old Lola and 13-year-old Nakoa-Wolf. No surprise, Momoa has said such loving things about being a dad.

I really can’t tell you what the hell I was doing before I had kids. Just f**king off. Wasting time. I think I was pretty reckless and definitely a bit out of control. Now I’m more focused.

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My kids are my greatest piece of art. If I can pump them full of amazing stuff and surround them with beautiful art and music, then I’m going to live out my life watching them.

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When I became a father, it changed my life because it really made me learn to take care of myself. Prior to that, I didn’t give too much thought to that. Everything’s to live for after you have babies.

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I didn’t know what it takes to be a dad. And I don’t want to just tell my son, ‘Because I said so.’ I really want to connect, and I want him to be vulnerable and open.

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The biggest thing I’m trying to do for my children is just let them have their imagination, their creativity and to let that flourish. I hope they get to see I’m striving for my dreams and building new ones always.

All I'm pretty protective about is my children, and if anyone f**ks with my children... I'm sure most people can understand that. I can really care less about myself, I just want to always stay papa to them.

Ever since I was a little boy, I have always wanted to be a father.

If I teach them to learn respect for our natural resources, because if they can admire nature’s truest colors, then they can begin to see the beauty in all things. I want to give them my eyes.

[Ideal lazy day is] cuddling babies, kissing my wife, playing in the dirt, rock climbing, just being with my kids. I love being with my kids out in nature.

With them, my dreams finally came true. I’m a father. I found my place, my home.