"When you do a drama, you are challenged to trust your inner voice much more. Because when you put a comedy in front of even a 25-person screening, you know whether it's working or not. The barometer is overt."
"Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none."Shawn Levy on William Shakespeare
"For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth."Shawn Levy on Bo Bennett
"The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool."Shawn Levy on Stephen King
"Learning to trust is one of life's most difficult tasks."Shawn Levy on Isaac Watts
"Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement."Shawn Levy on Golda Meir
"Even when I was a kid, I had a good thing with kids. To this day, if I go to a birthday party with one of my kids, I swear to you, I am so much happier hanging out with my kids and their friends than talking to the grown-ups."
"I just think that sports movies have such a built-in visceral, rooting interest, an epic win or lose redemptive quality. When they get it right, it can make for a really rousing movie experience."