"I had a whole other life and I got to experience a lot. And I probably got away with more than I should. And it kind of ran its course, you know, it kind of hit a dead end," E! Online quoted him as saying. "(Fatherhood is) the direction I always thought I would go in. But not until, with Angie and it felt like a natural evolution, a natural direction," he added.
Brad revealed that Angelina and his kids had made him a more fine-tuned actor, as he was always in a hurry to finish his work and get home to his kids.