29 Motivational Quotes of Actor Brad Pitt About His Life’s Journey

Brad Pitt is a star without needing any introduction. He has got himself to the roots of Hollywood. Whether it be a movie starring Brad Pitt or produced by Brad Pitt, it is a hot topic for sure. Pitt had a rough start at the beginning when he had to work different shifts in a day. He laid his first chance in acting with the movie “Cutting Class”, and his first big project was the film “Thelma & Louise”.

Since then he has been in movies like “Babel”, “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button”, “Inglourious Basterds” and “Moneyball”. Pitt produced “The Departed” and “12 Years a Slave”, both the movies won Academy Awards best picture.


The best thing about Brad Pitt is, he never gives the cliche advice or speeches, he always comes neatly. Pitt has a great collection of speeches to quote, those will motivate you and give you vision in life.

1. “In some ways, I’m still a kid from Missouri and Oklahoma, and I’m trying to find my way.” – Brad Pitt

2. “I am obsessively bent on quality – to an unhealthy degree. – Brad Pitt

3. “Seeing the world is the best education you can get. You see sorrow, and you also see great spirit and will to survive.” – Brad Pitt 

4. “In Missouri, where I come from, we don’t talk about what we do, we just do it. If we talk about it, it’s seen as bragging.” – Brad Pitt

5. “I don’t feel restless, I just like to travel.” – Brad Pitt

6. “Just the fact that there is an unknown (in regards to death) and something greater, can bring a feeling of peace. That’s enough for me.” – Brad Pitt

7. “I have an adventure every morning.” – Brad Pitt

8. “Where I grew up, we started out in Oklahoma and then moved to Missouri, it was considered hubris to talk about yourself. And the downside of that was that ideas rarely got exchanged, or true feelings.” – Brad Pitt

9. “You must lose everything in order to gain anything.” – Brad Pitt 

29 Motivational Quotes of Actor Brad Pitt About Life's Journey

10. “Success is a beast. And it actually puts the emphasis on the wrong thing. You get away with more instead of looking within.” – Brad Pitt

11. “By nature, I keep moving, man. My theory is, be the shark. You’ve just got to keep moving. You can’t stop.” – Brad Pitt

12. “Depression is not interesting to watch. – Brad Pitt 

13. “I always knew I was going somewhere – going out. I just knew. I just knew. I just knew there were a lot more points of view out there.” – Brad Pitt

14. “I’ve always been at war with myself, for right or wrong. I’ve grown quite comfortable with being at war.” – Brad Pitt

15. “When you first get opportunities, suddenly you get surrounded by a lot of people who want to make money off you but also are there to help. But they start telling you so much what you need to be and what you need to do to maintain some idea of career maintenance.” – Brad Pitt

16. “I’ve been no stranger to change.” – Brad Pitt

17. “I’m actually very snobbish about directors. I have to say no all the time. No is the most powerful word in our business. You’ve got to protect yourself.” – Brad Pitt 

18. “Heartthrobs are a dime a dozen.” – Brad Pitt

19. “I’d like to design something like a city or a museum. I want to do something hands on rather than just play golf which is the sport of the religious right.” – Brad Pitt 


20. “I believe you make your day. You make your life. So much of it is all perception, and this is the form that I built for myself. I have to accept it and work within those compounds, and it’s up to me.” – Brad Pitt 

21. “I was very curious about the world even at a young age, and I don’t know at what point I became aware that other cultures believed in different religions, and my question was, ‘Well, why don’t they get to go to Heaven then?” – Brad Pitt

22. “It’s a violent world we live in. I don’t agree with trying to hide that or cover it up.” – Brad Pitt

23. “I get enraged when people start telling other people how to live their lives.” – Brad Pitt

24. “I have a hard time with morals. All I know is what feels right, what’s more important to me is being honest about who you are. Morals I get a little hung up on.” – Brad Pitt

25. “I’m one of those people you hate because of genetics. It’s the truth.” – Brad Pitt

26. “When you see a person, do you just concentrate on their looks? It’s just a first impression. Then there’s someone who doesn’t catch your eye immediately, but you talk to them and they become the most beautiful thing in the world. The greatest actors aren’t what you would call beautiful sex symbols.” – Brad Pitt

27.“My affliction has been… I can make something or draw something or design something better than I can explain it.” – Brad Pitt 

28. “When I received my first pay check from my now known day job, I spent it on a period Craftsman chair and a Frank Lloyd Wright-wannabe lamp. With my second pay check, I bought a stereo.” – Brad Pitt

29.“You want to stake your own claim.” – Brad Pitt