He also said he finds comfort from the fans. He told ET about going back to the scene of the fatal collision. "One little girl was there, and she goes, 'Are you Paul's dad?' Can I give you a hug?'" he told O'Dell.
Paul's brothers, who stood in for him as his body doubles to complete filming on Fast 7, are also paying tribute.
Younger brother Cody, 26, told the New York Daily News on Wednesday, "I am so lucky to have had him as a big brother."
Cody also said that he learned an important lesson from his brother, "Remember that no matter how cool you think you may be, you're not cool enough to look down on anyone ... ever."
Paul is also mourned by his costars from the Fast and Furious franchise. On Sunday, Tyrese posted this message on Facebook saying: "1 year ago today God called an angel home early."
Michelle Rodriguez changed her background on Twitter to a picture of Paul with angel wings and shared an emotional message.
Vin Diesel, Paul's longtime friend and Fast & Furious co-star, posted a heartfelt and deeply touching message to Facebook, along with a photo of Paul babysitting Vin's daughter. In the post, Vin remembered the part Paul played in his own life and explained how Paul was a part of his family.
Fans gathered in Valencia to pay tribute to the actor, and the Sheriff's Department of Santa Clarita Valley asked that they remember to slow down when driving.