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Quotes from Greenlights book

I haven't made all A's in

I haven't made all A's in the art of livin, but I give a damn, and I'll take an experienced C over an ignorant A any day.

- from Greenlights book by Matthew McConaughey

No one can live up to

No one can live up to the pedestal we put them on if we always put them on one.

- from Greenlights book by Matthew McConaughey

The problems we face today eventually

The problems we face today eventually turn into blessings in the rearview mirror of life. In time, yesterday's red light leads us to a greenlight. All destruction eventually leads to construction, all death eventually leads to birth, all pain eventually leads to pleasure. In this life or the next, what goes down will come up.

- from Greenlights book by Matthew McConaughey

I'm not perfect; no, I step

I'm not perfect; no, I step in shit all the time and recognize it when I do. I've just learned how to scrape it off my boots and carry on.

- from Greenlights book by Matthew McConaughey