Matthew McConaughey Quotes

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Matthew David McConaughey is an American actor. He started in romcoms and became a leading man with the movies 'Contact', 'Interstellar' and 'Dallas Buyers Club' which won him an Oscar.

Born November 04, 1969

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Best 28 Quotes by Matthew McConaughey

“A drunk doesn't try to stand up; a drunk tries not to fall down.”

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“Define success for yourself.”

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“Every hero doesn’t do this great big hero thing. They do the simple thing over and over and they stick to it.”

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“Give thanks. Appreciate what you do have. The more we give thanks, the more we receive to be thankful for. Gratitude is the gift that always gives back.”

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“I believe in living in the present and making each day count. I don’t pay much attention to the past or the future.”

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“I don't want to just revolve. I want to evolve. As a man, as a human, as a father, as a lover.”

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“I love having my hands in the dirt. It is never a science and always an art. There are no rules. And if it comes down to me versus that weed I'm trying to pull out of the ground that doesn't want to come out? I know I'll win.”

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“I talk to myself all the time. Just make sure you answer.”

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“If you can be mentally stimulated by the workout and find out how to get through it, it's more fun.”

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“Kids will remind you that, even though you've gone down a road 100 times, it's brand new for them – and that's healthy.”

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“Life is a series of commas, not periods.”

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“Life is not a popularity contest.”

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“Life is not fair, it never was and it is now and it won’t ever be. Do not fall into the trap. The entitlement trap, of feeling like you’re a victim. You are not.”

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“Life’s barely long enough to get good at one thing. So be careful what you get good at.”

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“Loving a child is a lot harder if you really give a damn. 'No' takes a lot more energy. It’s a lot easier to say 'yes.'”

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“My rule is to break one sweat a day.”

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“The best education I’ve had in my life is to travel.”

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“There are certain nights you and your image just aren't in the same bed.”

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“There are three things, to my account, that I need each day. One of them is something to look up to, another is something to look forward to, and another is someone to chase.”

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“There aren't many things that are universally cool, and it's cool not to litter. I'd never do it.”

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“We dissect failure a lot more than we dissect success.”

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“Without exercise, I don't feel like my head works right.”

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“You want to be a writer? Start writing. You want to be a filmmaker? Start shooting stuff on your phone right now.”

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“Be brave. Take the hill. But first answer the question, 'What is my hill?'”

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“It's a scientific fact that gratitude reciprocates.”

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“The best advice comes from people who don't give advice.”

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“The man who invented the hamburger was smart; the man who invented the cheeseburger was a genius.”

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“There's a difference in thinking you are a champion and knowing that you are.”

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