25+ Best Matthew Mcconaughey Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Matthew David McConaughey is an American actor and producer. Profoundly inspirational Matthew Mcconaughey quotes will get you through anything when the going gets tough and help you succeed in every aspect of life.

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Famous Matthew Mcconaughey Quotes

I don’t mind assholes. It’s the dork I don’t trust. The dork is the one who’s trying to be whatever he thinks you want him to be. I trust the asshole cause you know where he’s gonna stand. – Matthew Mcconaughey

My life is the road, man. I need to keep moving. – Matthew Mcconaughey

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. – Matthew Mcconaughey

I think ‘unbelievable’ is an unbelievably stupid word. – Matthew Mcconaughey

I have my own vocabulary. I love linguistics. That surprises people. – Matthew Mcconaughey

There’s a difference in thinking you are a champion and knowing that you are. – Matthew Mcconaughey

The best advice comes from people who don’t give advice. – 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

I’m a fan of the word selfish. Self. Ish. When I say I have gotten a lot more self-ish, I mean I am less concerned with what people think of me. I’m not worried about how I’m perceived. Selfish has always gotten a bad rap. You should do for you. – Matthew Mcconaughey

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

It’s a scientific fact that gratitude reciprocates. – Matthew Mcconaughey

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. – Matthew Mcconaughey

Man who invented the hamburger was smart; man who invented the cheeseburger was a genius. – Matthew Mcconaughey

We dissect failure a lot more than we dissect success. – Matthew Mcconaughey

You know who it is? It’s me in 10 years. So I turned 25. Ten years later, that same person comes to me and says, ‘So, are you a hero?’ And I was like, ‘not even close. No, no, no.’ She said, ‘Why?’ I said, ‘Because my hero’s me at 35.’ So you see every day, every week, every month and every year of my life, my hero’s always 10 years away. I’m never gonna be my hero. I’m not gonna attain that. I know I’m not, and that’s just fine with me because that keeps me with somebody to keep on chasing. – Matthew Mcconaughey

I know who I am. And after all these years, there’s a victory in that. – Matthew Mcconaughey

So to any of us, whatever those things are: whatever it is we look up to, whatever it is we look forward to, and whoever it is we’re chasin’. To that I say: Amen. To that I say: Alright, alright, alright. To that I say: Just keep livin’. Thank you. – Matthew Mcconaughey

When you’ve got God, you got a friend. And that friend is you. – Matthew Mcconaughey

I think it’s because we’re looking for the meaning. Where is the meaning? We have mindless jobs, we take frantic vacations, deficit finance trips to the mall to buy more things that we think are going to fill these holes in our lives. Is it any wonder that we’ve lost our sense of direction? – Matthew Mcconaughey

There’s two sorts of fear: one you embrace and one you should listen to and turn the other way. – Matthew Mcconaughey

First off I want to thank God, because he’s the one I look up to, he’s graced my life with opportunities that I know are not of my hand or any other human kind. He has shown me that it’s a scientific fact that gratitude reciprocates. In the words of the late (British actor) Charlie Laughton, who said, ‘When you got God, you got a friend and that friend is you.’ – Matthew Mcconaughey

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. – Matthew Mcconaughey

The older you get, the more rules they’re gonna try to get you to follow. You just gotta keep livin’ man, l-i-v-i-n’ – 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