65 Morgan Freeman Quotes On Success In Life

Morgan Freeman is an American actor, director, and narrator. He has appeared in a range of film genres portraying character roles and is particularly known for his distinctive deep voice. Freeman is the recipient of various accolades, including an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. These Morgan Freeman quotes will motivate you.

Best Morgan Freeman Quotes

  1. “Challenge yourself; it’s the only path which leads to growth.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  2. “How are we going to get rid of racism? Stop talking about it!” ~ Morgan Freeman
  3. “You know, the ancient Egyptians had a beautiful belief about death. When their souls got to the entrance to heaven, the guards asked two questions. Their answers determined whether they were able to enter or not. ‘Have you found joy in your life?’ ‘Has your life brought joy to others?'” ~ Morgan Freeman
  4. “I hate the word homophobia. It’s not a phobia. You are not scared. You are an asshole.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  5. “Never let pride be your guiding principle. Let your accomplishments speak for you.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  6. “As long as you feel like a victim, you are one.” ~ Morgan Freeman

  7. “Fatigue, discomfort, discouragement are merely symptoms of effort.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  8. “I once heard a wise man say there are no perfect men. Only perfect intentions.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  9. “I have to remind myself that some birds aren’t meant to be caged. Their feathers are just too bright. And when they fly away, the part of you that knows it was a sin to lock them up does rejoice.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  10. “If you want to see a miracle, be the miracle” ~ Morgan Freeman Quotes
  11. “I am going to stop calling you a white man and I’m going to ask you to stop calling me a black man.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  12. “Don’t be afraid of what you want. This is your time. The barriers are down.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  13. “Did you just call me old? I really prefer the word ‘experienced’.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  14. “Get busy livin’ or get busy dyin’.” ~ Morgan Freeman

  15. Donald Trump is the Honey Boo Boo of rich people.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  16. “I don’t want a Black History Month. Black history is American history.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  17. “Don’t be different just for different’s sake. If you see it differently, function that way. Follow your own muse, always.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  18. “We humans are more concerned with having than with being.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  19. “The highest power is the human mind. That’s where God came from and my belief in God is my belief in myself.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  20. “The first thing that always pops into my head regarding our president, is that all of the people who are setting up this barrier for him… They just conveniently forget that Barack had a mama, and she was white – very white; American, Kansas, middle of America. There is no argument about who he is, or what he is. America’s first black president hasn’t arisen yet. He’s not America’s first black president. He’s America’s first mixed-race president.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  21. “Forgiveness liberates the soul, it removes fear.” ~ Morgan Freeman

  22. “Learning how to be still, to really be still and let life happen – that stillness becomes a radiance.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  23. “Very often, you know, you stop walking because you say, ‘Well, I’m tired of climbing this hill. I’m never going to get to the top.’ And you’re only two steps from the top.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  24. “Attacking People With Disabilities is the Lowest Display of Power I Can Think Of” ~ Morgan Freeman
  25. “I’m making a great effort because sometimes life is not enjoyable. Sometimes it’s painful and sometimes it’s stressful, sometimes it’s agonizing even, so I think once you get around those humps: strive for pleasure and peace.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  26. “If your life turns out to be good and you have a tremendous amount of luck in your life, it’s a good thing to turn around and make it work for others.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  27. “In the harshest place on Earth, … love finds a way.” ~ Morgan Freeman

  28. “You can’t take credit for talent; you can only take credit for using it.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  29. “I’m a firm believer that things happen as they should. The universe unfolds just as it’s supposed to.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  30. “I am God. So it’s easy to play him. They say God is in all things. So if God is in me, then I am in God. Therefore, I am God. God does not exist without me.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  31. “Anyone who spends a significant amount of time with me finds me disagreeable.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  32. “Insanity is being shit on, beat down, coasting through life in a miserable existence when you have a caged lion locked inside and a key to release it.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  33. “Write something insightful. Say Morgan Freeman said it. Win at internet.” ~ Morgan Freeman

  34. “All you have to do is believe, then you will see everything.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  35. “It’s what I learn from the great actors that I work with. Stillness. That’s all and that’s the hardest thing.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  36. “If you’re not living on the edge then you’re taking up a little too much space.” ~ Morgan Freeman Quotes
  37. “If you look back on your life and where you started from it’s like looking back down a mountain back to the desert floor. It’s like now I can’t believe I had whatever it takes or perceived whatever it took to get here.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  38. “My approach to acting is that I am totally intuitive. I read the script and I get it. If I don’t get it, I can’t do it.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  39. “You measure yourself by the people who measure themselves by you.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  40. “Never give up the ganja.” ~ Morgan Freeman

  41. “The trick to any profession is making it look easy.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  42. “It’s just the stupidest law possible… You’re just making criminals out of people who aren’t engaged in criminal activity. And we’re spending zillions of dollars trying to fight a war we can’t win! We could make zillions, just legalize it and tax it like we do liquor. It’s stupid.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  43. “So if I believe in God, and I do, it’s because I think I’m God.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  44. “Look at, look, the Tea Partiers, who are controlling the Republican Party…Their stated policy, publicly stated, is to do whatever it takes to see to it that Obama only serves one term. What’s, what does that, what underlines that? ‘Screw the country. We’re going to whatever we do to get this black man, we can, we’re going to do whatever we can to get this black man outta here… It is a racist thing.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  45. “Audiences believe what you believe. It’s a matter of believing yourself. If I believe me, then you’ve got no choice. None at all.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  46. “I’ve never had any intimate relationships with a dolphin.” ~ Morgan Freeman

  47. “I think you take a job, you owe it as much passion as the job itself demands. And most jobs demand that you be totally committed.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  48. “Is there a movie I think I should have won the Oscar for? Yeah. All of them.” ~ Morgan Freeman Quotes
  49. “I like the character roles. Somewhere back there I really came to the conclusion in my mind that the difference between acting and stardom was major. And that if you become a star, people are going to go to see you. If you remain an actor, they’re going to go and see the story you’re in.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  50. “But I can say that life is good to me. Has been and is good. So I think my task is to be good to it. So how do you be good to life? You live it.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  51. “I don’t do cold. My reaction to cold is drastic. I’m a southern boy.” ~ Morgan Freeman

  52. “The reason actors, artists, writers have agents is because we’ll do it for nothing. That’s a basic fact – you gotta do it.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  53. “Still, it can be more effective to accomplish what you need to accomplish with the minimum effort. Watch Anthony Hopkins. He doesn’t appear to be doing anything. He is so still that you can’t see him working, but you are drawn into his character through his very stillness.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  54. “That’s your job as the actor, to understand the human part of the character, to make it real.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  55. “Every job’s a challenge. The challenge is to do it and make it look right like you belong there – wherever that is.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  56. “I’ve always been a fan of or desired to or responded to variety. I like variety in life, so variety in work is a must.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  57. “Marijuana prohibition is just the stupidest law possible…Just legalize it and tax it like we do liquor.” ~ Morgan Freeman

  58. “If I stay at home, I’m not famous. I’m only famous when I’m out in the streets, so I don’t go out on the streets much.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  59. “Actors cannot work against each other. It’s totally impossible.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  60. “The public feels that if it’s on the Internet and you can access it, you deserve it. You haven’t committed any kind of crime. We may even have to rename piracy. But in any case, we have to confront it.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  61. “Is listening important? I can’t think of a single walk of life where it wouldn’t be.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  62. “These walls are funny. First, you hate ’em, then you get used to ’em. Enough time passes, you get so you depend on them. That’s institutionalized.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  63. “Was I always going to be here? No, I was not. I was going to be homeless at one time, a taxi driver, truck driver, or any kind of job that would get me a crust of bread. You never know what’s going to happen.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  64. “I don’t get off on romantic parts. But I often think if I had had my dental work done early on, well, maybe.” ~ Morgan Freeman
  65. “My earrings are worth just enough to buy me a coffin if I die in a strange place. That was the reason why sailors used to wear them.” ~ Morgan Freeman

Comment Your Favourite Morgan Freeman Quotes Below!

Spread the Love

We love to write about our experiences to motivate and inspire the lives of people we touch. We believe when you succeed we succeed with you.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *