Vin Diesel as street racer Dom Toretto just smashed the box office in Furious 7, the latest installment of the Fast & Furious series, which raked in $392 million worldwide when it opened last weekend. The return ramps up everything the series is known and loved for – epic collisions, head-spinning crashes and bad-ass racers – but with a bittersweet twist in its emotional farewell to its late star Paul Walker.
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Vin Diesel is one of Hollywood's toughest tough guys, but he's not afraid to show he's just a big ol' softie. Following Walker's fatal car accident in 2013, Diesel named his baby daughter Pauline, a moving tribute to his co-star and "brother" Walker. And Diesel has shown that he's an action star with deep thoughts: he regularly shares inspirational words with his almost 89 million fans on Facebook. So sit back, close your eyes and imagine you hear Vin's deep and soothing voice reading you this week's Quote of the Week.