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Motivational Matthew McConaughey Quotes and Sayings

Matthew McConaughey Quotes:- Matthew McConaughey (born November 4, 1969) is an American actor and producer. He first gained notice for his supporting performance in the coming-of-age comedy Dazed and Confused, which is considered by many to be the actor’s breakout role.

After a number of supporting roles in films including Angels in the Outfield and Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation, McConaughey’s breakthrough performance as a leading man came in the legal drama A Time to Kill.

Inspirational Matthew McConaughey Quotes

“I love a good film, whether it’s an independent or studio film. The independent films, I think the good ones aren’t necessarily eccentric ones but they’re the more specific ones.”-Matthew McConaughey

Inspirational Matthew McConaughey Quotes

“What the heck is true love? I remember feeling, back when I was 12 and ‘going’ with this girl, ‘Is this true love”-Matthew McConaughey


“I’ve never been a jealous person, and I’ve never felt built up by someone else’s failure – that’s a cheap thrill.”-Matthew McConaughey


“I don’t dislike any of my exes. If I took time to form a relationship, it’s gonna hurt when we move on, but are you puttin’ White-Out over all that beautiful time together? That was real-time in your life. It’s connected to where you are today.”-Matthew McConaughey

“When someone bestows something on you, no matter how true it is, when someone says, ‘Sexiest Man Alive,’ I’m honestly going, ‘Thank you. Right on.’ For me, it’s never canceled out anything, it’s never made me go, ‘Does this make me less talented of an actor?'”-Matthew McConaughey


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“The challenge for me as an actor is if you become a celebrity, you don’t meet strangers anymore. And strangers are where we have our anonymity. And I believe it’s essential for the soul to be anonymous, especially if you’re going to be an actor.”-Matthew McConaughey


“I say to the paparazzi, ‘Fellas, take your shot and go.’ It’s just they usually find me on a beach.”-Matthew McConaughey


“Now, you lose something in your life, or you come into a conflict, and there’s gonna come a time that you’re gonna know: There was a reason for that. And at the end of your life, all the things you thought were periods, they turn out to be commas. There was never a full stop in any of it.”-Matthew McConaughey


“There’s a difference in thinking you are a champion and knowing that you are.”-Matthew McConaughey


“I always wanted to be a father and thought it would be great, but it just took the right woman and the right time to make it all happen.”-Matthew McConaughey


“I’m a football fan, a sports fan, a fan of competition.”-Matthew McConaughey


“Sure, I can get a little bit jealous. The good part about jealousy is that it comes from passion. It’s also the dangerous part and it’s an ugly emotion that hurts.”-Matthew McConaughey

“Man who invented the hamburger was smart; a man who invented the cheeseburger was a genius.”-Matthew McConaughey


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“Absolutely not. I have no problem with commitment. In fact, I love having someone in my life.”-Matthew McConaughey


“There’s two sorts of fear: one you embrace and one you should listen to and turn the other way.”-Matthew McConaughey


“When you have good friends you’ve been around, every time they talk, you don’t give them your full attention. You don’t look them in the eye and stop. Half the time, you’re listening, half the time, you are ignoring them.”-Matthew McConaughey


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


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


“My life is the road, man. I need to keep moving.”-Matthew McConaughey


“I was raised on, ‘You go get a nine-to-five job, earn your pay and work your way up.'”-Matthew McConaughey

“There are certain nights you and your image just aren’t in the same bed.”-Matthew McConaughey


“Any artist, the work you do, if it’s a painting or if it’s a performance, you hope it translates to a common denominator with the people that they see something in their own lives in there. Or they see something in somebody else’s life. That’s what’s fun about sharing art.”-Matthew McConaughey


“I’ve never been a manipulator, even in my bachelor days. I never wanted to do things to people that could catch up with me later on.”-Matthew McConaughey


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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.”-Matthew McConaughey


“The best advice comes from people who don’t give advice.”-Matthew McConaughey


“I like to be able to wear something that is appropriate for wherever the day takes me: to work, on a hike and then out to dinner. I like to take the formality out of the day’s schedule and be ready for any off-road detour.”-Matthew McConaughey


“My number one thing? Don’t overleverage yourself. Don’t say you can do something when you really can’t.”-Matthew McConaughey


“I like having my hands in the clay. I like the movie-making process.”-Matthew McConaughey

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


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


“When I see grace in a woman, that’s very sexy. You can tell by how someone moves or their rhythm.”-Matthew McConaughey


“I’ve done films where we don’t rehearse, and I’ve done films where we heavily rehearse. I like rehearsals.”-Matthew McConaughey


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


“I go on The Daily Beast. The Daily Beast is one of the websites that I check out.”-Matthew McConaughey


“I don’t want to just revolve. I want to evolve. As a man, as a human, as a father, as a lover.”-Matthew McConaughey


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“I think most defense attorneys know, to some extent, their clients are guilty.”-Matthew McConaughey


“The unsaid rule for living in a trailer park is: ‘If the door’s shut, don’t come a-knockin.’ But if it’s open and you’re walkin’ by, feel free to say, ‘Hello.'”-Matthew McConaughey


“Even as a kid, I wore J.C. Penney plain-pocket jeans because they were plain pockets. I didn’t want anybody’s name on my backside. I personally don’t like to wear clothing that is named for somebody or has someone’s likeness all over it.”-Matthew McConaughey


“A creep is someone who claims he’s one thing but he’s actually another.”-Matthew McConaughey


“It’s not a science when you are judging art, but we’d be remiss to say you can’t look at something and say, ‘This is more well done than that.'”-Matthew McConaughey


“I love Los Angeles, and it’s been very good to me, but if everyone is running around telling the stories, who are living them? You don’t play characters that are celebrities – you play guys who know what to do when their septic tank’s blocked.”-Matthew McConaughey


“I think the discipline comes with turning that cellphone and Blackberry off and unplugging completely. You do that and you go through some withdrawals in the beginning. You start thinking, ‘Oh, do I need to do this? Do I need to do that?’ You forget that we were doing just fine with the payphone.”-Matthew McConaughey


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“I don’t dabble and spend much mind or time dealing with, I don’t know, people’s perceptions of me. I truly don’t.”-Matthew McConaughey


“Whether I’m running on the beach without my shirt or whether I’m going out with my kids or going to church or going out to dinner – I don’t choose to insulate myself in engaging in real life. Hence, the public kind of almost knows me as much through my real life that they see through the rag mags.”-Matthew McConaughey


“One of the great pleasures of going to see a Daniel Day-Lewis film: you haven’t seen him in five years. Where have you been? So, it’s a special event, right? Well, if you want to go see a movie that I’m in, it still may be a special event for you, but, you don’t feel like you don’t know where I’ve been.”-Matthew McConaughey


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


“I will say this: one of the things that are a pain when you’re expecting children is how much advice unsolicited people give you when you’re not asking for it.”-Matthew McConaughey


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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.”-Matthew McConaughey


“Romcoms are hard in a lot of ways: they’re built to be buoyant. It’s easy to demean them.”-Matthew McConaughey


“See, ‘A Time to Kill’ was the one I got famous off of. Big ka-boom, over one weekend. After that, I did films that I really wanted to do.”-Matthew McConaughey


“My last name is originally Irish. I’m not exactly sure whereabouts it’s from, but I’ve got family branches that were traced back there.”-Matthew McConaughey


“We have a big appetite for putting people down but, at the heart of everyone, there’s enough room for all of us to succeed.”-Matthew McConaughey


“I think I can keep a rhythm to a beat, but there are quite a few people who would argue with me.”-Matthew McConaughey


“If you want your hair to be thicker, cut it when the moon is about to be full – a heavy, full, waxing moon. Do not cut it when the moon’s waning.”-Matthew McConaughey


“We spend so much time sublimatin’, thinkin’ about, ‘What am I going to have for lunch, dinner?'”-Matthew McConaughey


“I like the quips. I like whiffs of cynicism and I think they can be witty. But I don’t really know where wittiness is constructive.”-Matthew McConaughey


“I’ve got a great sense of humor, and if I’m able to say or do something in a movie that people feel like they want to repeat, that’s hugely flattering.”-Matthew McConaughey


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“My whole family is hams. They’re storytellers and everyone outdoes the next one.”-Matthew McConaughey


“I’ve read a lot of really great characters in some really crappy stories, where I said, like, ‘Boy I could shine here, but the story sucks.’ I don’t want to be part of that.”-Matthew McConaughey


“Good ideas are free – or at least they should be.”-Matthew McConaughey


“I personally don’t like to go see romantic comedies. But people do want to see them, and they seem to want to see me in them.”-Matthew McConaughey


“I’ve been in a couple of weddings where the coolest people that were the most day before so mellow and then the day of the wedding freaking out.”-Matthew McConaughey


“I like a good pair of jeans, but I also like putting on a nice tux. I’d rather go around in a good pair of jeans that you don’t wash every day, because they get more and more comfortable.”-Matthew McConaughey


“I have some good friends of my own who happen to be gay, and when it comes to gay, straight, or whatever, I’m for anything life-affirmative. I’m for gay power, straight power, male power, female power; everybody should feel empowered without oppressing anyone who’s different.”-Matthew McConaughey


“A coach, especially at a college level – much more at a college or high school level, than at a pro-level – you’re more of a teacher than an actual coach.”-Matthew McConaughey


“My wife and I don’t compete. We know each other’s preferences, and we work to provide those for each other. One will take over when the other is faced with something he or she dislikes. That’s what friends do.”-Matthew McConaughey