"If anybody wanted to photograph my life, they'd get bored in a day. 'Heres Matt at home learning his lines. Here's Matt researching in aisle six of his local library'. A few hours of that and they'd go home."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."Matt Damon on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."Matt Damon on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."Matt Damon on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."Matt Damon on Mahatma Gandhi
"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored."Matt Damon on Earl Nightingale
"I've been left alone, even by the paparazzi, because what sells is sex and scandal. Absent that, they really don't have much interest in you. I'm still married, still working, still happy."
"I'd love to be a dad. I hope I'd be great at it. That's every man's fear, yet his most important job."
"My parents divorced when I was young but I was brought up in two really loving households. I didn't have a contentious relationship with my mom or dad."
"My mother is a professor of early childhood education. When I was two she would say she knew I was going to be an actor."
"There are people who appear in the magazines and I don't know who they are. I've never seen anything they've done and their careers are over already. They're famous for maybe 10 minutes. Real careers, I think, take a long time to unfold."