Keanu Reeves has inspired a lot of people with his life and has learned a lot from it himself. He is known as one of the most down to earth and influential people of this generation and it’s hard to say if anyone dislikes this charming fella.
From his father leaving him when he was just 3 years old, to his sister being diagnosed with leukemia, to having his daughter stillborn, the Matrix actor has had more than his fair share of setbacks in life. Yet he has managed to amaze the world with his humility. From taking the subway to setting up a cancer charity and not attaching his name to it, his acts have become a Hollywood legend.
Here are some quotes by Keanu Reeves that hold the potential to change the way you think:
1.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.
2.I believe in love at first sight. You want that connection, and then you want some problems.
3.If you can make a woman laugh, you’re seeing the most beautiful thing on God’s Earth.
4.It is incredibly empowering to know that your future is in your hands.
5.Tomorrow isn’t guaranteed, so live today!
6.Art is about trying to find the good in people and making the world a more compassionate place.
7.You have to change your life if you’re not happy, and wake up if things aren’t going the way you want.
8.Sometimes enemies are our best teachers, people can learn from their mistakes, destruction sometimes means rebirth.
9.Grief changes shape but it never ends.
10.Sometimes simple things are the most difficult things to achieve.
11.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.
12.Try to be wrong once in a while, it’ll do your ego good.
13.None of us are getting out of here alive, so please stop treating yourself like an afterthought. Eat the delicious food. Walk in the sunshine. Jump in the ocean.
14.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.
15.Kissing someone is pretty intimate, actually very intimate, and your heart always kind of skips a beat before you do that.
16.I was also raised to treat people exactly how I would like to be treated by others. It’s called respect.
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.When I don’t feel free and can’t do what I want, I just react. I go against it.
19.I will always be in love with love.
20.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!
21.Multi-culture is the real culture of the world — a pure race doesn’t exist.
22.The person who was holding me back from my happiness was me.
23.A good date is when you are intoxicated with each other’s company and everything becomes good in the world.
24.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.
25.It’s fun to be hopelessly in love. It’s dangerous, but it’s fun.
26.I thank the earth and the sky every day for the opportunities I’ve had.
27.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.
28.The simple act of paying attention can take you a long way.
29.What sort of girls do I like? — They are all angels.