• I grew up in and the teachers. I think I was very lucky. I think I had a lot of social capital, and so when I found myself in this position of influence, I just - then I started to engage a bit with some of the problems in the world and realize that I could actually have an impact.

    "Actor-screenwriter-producer Matt Damon, Part 1". "The Tavis Smiley Show", December 11, 2012.