"My chief gifts are - naturally good at all sports with a raw talent for pretty much everything, which if nurtured could develop into improper talent."
"I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed."Michael Sheen on Michael Jordan
"It's good sportsmanship to not pick up lost golf balls while they are still rolling."Michael Sheen on Mark Twain
"Golf is a good walk spoiled."Michael Sheen on Mark Twain
"When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro."Michael Sheen on Hunter S. Thompson
"Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after."Michael Sheen on Henry David Thoreau
"Although my family - parents and sister - all work in the personnel management business, their real passion is performing, amateur operatic societies and so on."
"When you look at all the miracles attributed to Jesus, they're all about change."
"When I was at drama school, I wanted to change the world, and thought I had some great wisdom to impart to people about humanity. Now that I'm older, I know enough to realise that I know nothing at all."
"My dad is a Jack Nicholson lookalike and a frustrated performer, my mother's into reading and poetry. I suppose the thing I owe them most is my confidence."
"We see death constantly on film."