"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."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Michael Sheen on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Michael Sheen on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Michael Sheen on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."Michael Sheen on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Michael Sheen on Friedrich Nietzsche
"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."
"We see death constantly on film."
"For a culture that has such a problem with death, we seem to deal with it in a quite bizarre way. We see people shot, killed and blown up, and we find it funny and sexy and all those things. But, the reality of it is that every day people die, and people are really sad and they grieve and they go through a really difficult process with it."