Matthew McConaughey quotes

Born
November 4, 1969 Uvalde, Texas U.S.

Occupation
Actor.

Matthew McConaughey is an American actor, producer, model, writer and director. He first gained notice for his breakout role in the coming-of-age comedy Dazed and Confused (1993). In the 2000s, McConaughey became best known for starring in romantic comedies.

I like having my hands in the clay. I like the movie-making process.
– Matthew McConaughey
I don’t know how to work a room. It’s a real skill.
– 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
There aren’t many things that are universally cool, and it’s cool not to litter. I’d never do it.
– Matthew McConaughey
There are certain nights you and your image just aren’t in the same bed.
– Matthew McConaughey
When I first starting making money, when I first made my first six-digits, I was – my big thing was I went to put super unleaded in my truck for the first time.
– Matthew McConaughey
A creep is someone who claims he’s one thing but he’s actually another.
– Matthew McConaughey
I was raised on, ‘You go get a nine-to-five job, earn your pay and work your way up.’
– Matthew McConaughey
I’m a football fan, a sports fan, a fan of competition.
– Matthew McConaughey
Vanity is great motivation, to be fair.
– 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 have my own vocabulary. I love linguistics. That surprises people.
– 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 golfer, and what are the two sports you can do till you drop? Golf and surfing. They’re great for you limber-wise, they’re great for you health-wise, and they put you in sweet locations.
– Matthew McConaughey
I’m not arrogant enough to look back on my career and criticize my choices. It’s really not my place.
– Matthew McConaughey
There’s two sorts of fear: one you embrace and one you should listen to and turn the other way.
– 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
My lawyer has been a good friend of mine for a long time. He and I continuously have conversations.
– Matthew McConaughey
For me, one of the toughest things about Valentine’s Day is that it gets geared up as the day to profess your love. See, T-E-S-T – that’s a bad word that doesn’t go with L-O-V-E.
– Matthew McConaughey
The best advice comes from people who don’t give advice.
– Matthew McConaughey
You want to be a writer? Start writing. You want to be a filmmaker? Start shooting stuff on your phone right now.
– 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
Good ideas are free – or at least they should be.
– Matthew McConaughey
Without exercise, I don’t feel like my head works right.
– Matthew McConaughey
My life is the road, man. I need to keep moving.
– Matthew McConaughey
We dissect failure a lot more than we dissect success.
– 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 go on The Daily Beast. The Daily Beast is one of the websites that I check out.
– Matthew McConaughey
Absolutely not. I have no problem with commitment. In fact, I love having someone in my life.
– Matthew McConaughey
We spend so much time sublimatin’, thinkin’ about, ‘What am I going to have for lunch, dinner?’
– 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
There’s a difference in thinking you are a champion and knowing that you are.
– Matthew McConaughey
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
Cameras aren’t guns. They can’t really hurt you.
– 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
Africa is probably one of the most beautiful places I have ever been.
– Matthew McConaughey