"Thank you all at home, they are the reason why I get that," Johnson said in his acceptance speech. "I want to share a very quick lesson with you, I have learned that the most powerful thing we can be, we ourselves."
He explained how he found professional success, although he was early for Hollywood as a deviant his career.
"We are still this little kid who just strives to be something better and important." When I came to Hollywood, they did not know what the hell was going to do with me, I mean, I was half black, half Samoan, six foot four, 275 pounds per wrestler, "Johnson said. "I was told then that you have to be a certain way, have to lose weight, have to be someone else, stop training, stop doing the things I do, darling, you have to stop," The I've gotten used to it for years because you think, "Oh, that's what I'm supposed to do and I was miserable, I made a decision that I would not adapt to Hollywood, Hollywood would to me. "
He ended with," When I was 1