29 Quotes By Keanu Reeves That Will Give You A Different Perspective On Life

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Keanu Reeves, who is usually reported to be one of the most generous actors in Hollywood, was born in Beirut, Lebanon, and was raised in Toronto, Canada.

His acting career began at the age of nine in Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure. However, The Matrix in which he played hero Neo, made him an international superstar.

Throughout his life, Reeves has straggled many tragedies, even after being a grade movie star. When he was only 2 years old, his father left him and his mother, and he was later imprisoned for selling heroin. His mother was married three more times and they moved a lot. This very rough patch in his life was followed by the death of his daughter at birth and diagnosed disease of his sister with Leukemia

Extraordinarily, all these tragedies couldn’t stop him from becoming the awesome person that he is today. He is a modest person, which is not the case of many other glamorous celebrities. Reeves lives a calm and quiet life, battling his demons with grace and showing nothing but kindness by supporting many good causes.

This acting legend has numerous quotes, and we are presenting here 29 of them:

1)         “I do think there must be some kind of interaction between your living life and the life that goes on from here.”

2)         “Every struggle in your life has shaped you into the person you are today. Be thankful for the hard times, they can only make you stronger.”

3)         “It is incredibly empowering to know that your future is in your hands.”

4)         “Mortality is very different when you’re 20 to when you’re 50.”

5)         “Art is about trying to find the good in people and making the world a more compassionate place.”

6)         “Tomorrow isn’t guaranteed, so live today!”

7)         “Sometimes enemies are our best teachers, people can learn from their mistakes, destruction sometimes means rebirth.”

8)         “You have to change your life if you’re not happy, and wake up if things aren’t going the way you want.”

9)         “Sometimes simple things are the most difficult things to achieve.”

10)       “Grief changes shape but it never ends.”

11)       “Try to be wrong once, in a while, it’ll do your ego good.”

12)       “So in the end, I think we can all pretty well agree that even in the face of tragedy, a stellar person can thrive. No matter what’s going on in your life, you can overcome it! Life is worth living.”

13)       “If you have been brutally broken, but still have the courage to be gentle to other living beings, then you’re a badass with the heart of an angel.”

14)       “None of us are getting out of here alive, so please stop treating yourself like an afterthought. Eat delicious food. Walk in the sunshine. Jump in the ocean.”

15)       “I was also raised to treat people exactly how I would like to be treated by others. It’s called respect.”

16)       “Letters are something from you. It’s a different kind of intention than writing an e-mail.”

17)       “Our dreams can teach us, instruct us, confuse us, sometimes I think they look to be considered. They are an opportunity and I think they most certainly could be utilized to focus, to try and achieve — whether it’s looking for someone, or influencing us, or inspiring us.”

18)       “I will always be in love with love.”

19)       “When I don’t feel free and can’t do what I want, I just react. I go against it.”

20)       “Multi-culture is the real culture of the world — a pure race doesn’t exist.”

21)       “Our saving grace! Um, as a species [humans] we can be pretty warm and fuzzy. But maybe for this, it’s adaptability, or the heart and soul. We’re not all that bad. I don’t really know!”

22)       “A good date is when you are intoxicated with each other’s company and everything becomes good in the world.”

23)       “The person who was holding me back from my happiness was me.”

24)       “When the people you love are gone, you’re alone.”

25)       “Energy can’t be created or destroyed, and energy flows. It must be in a direction, with some kind of internal, emotive, spiritual direction. It must have some effect somewhere.”

26)       “I thank the earth and the sky every day for the opportunities I’ve had. “

27)       “The simple act of paying attention can take you a long way.”

28)       “Sometimes we get so caught up in our daily lives that we forget to take the time out to enjoy the beauty in life. It’s like we’re zombies. Look up and take your headphones out. Say “Hi” to someone you see and maybe give a hug to someone who looks like they’re hurting.”

29)       “Sure I believe in God and the Devil, but they don’t have to have pitchforks and a long white beard.”

Source: www.goalcast.com

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