“It occurred to me, the basis of fiction is that people have some sort of connection with each other…but they don’t.”
I started acting because I was miserable and crazy and wanted to be someone else, to run around and scream in front of people without getting in trouble.
- actual dumb cutie potato Michael Shannon
“Sport has the power to change the world. It has the power to inspire. It has the power to unite people in a way that little else does. It speaks to youth in a language they understand. Sport can create hope where once there was only despair. It is more powerful than government in breaking down racial barriers.”