27 Inspirational Jim Carrey Quotes

27 Inspirational Jim Carrey Quotes

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James Eugene “Jim” Carrey is a Canadian American actor best known for his comedy movies and comedic expressions with a highly energetic slapstick performance. Jim Carrey has also done screenwriting and film production.

He is best known from movies such as ‘The Mask’, ‘Dumb and Dumber’, ‘Ace Ventura’ and many more.

Take a look at some unexpected Jim Carrey Quotes:

27 Inspirational Jim Carrey Quotes:

1. “You are ready and able to do beautiful things in this world, and as you walk through those doors today, you will only have two choices: love or fear. Choose love, and don’t ever let fear turn you against your playful heart.” – Jim Carrey

2. “People need motivation to do anything. I don’t think human beings learn anything without desperation.” – Jim Carrey

3. “My focus is to forget the pain of life. Forget the pain, mock the pain, reduce it. And laugh.” – Jim Carrey

4. “Your need for acceptance can make you invisible in this world. Don’t let anything stand in the way of the light that shines through this form. Risk being seen in all of your glory.” – Jim Carrey

5. “Your need for acceptance can make you invisible in this world.” – Jim Carrey

6. “If you’ve got a talent, protect it.” – Jim Carrey

7. “Desperation is a necessary ingredient to learning anything, or creating anything. Period. If you ain’t desperate at some point, you ain’t interesting.” – Jim Carrey

8. “Originality is really important.” – Jim Carrey

9. “Life is an ordeal, albeit an exciting one, but I wouldn’t trade it for the good old days of poverty and obscurity.” – Jim Carrey

10. “For the most sensitive among us, the noise can be too much.” – Jim Carrey

11. “I wake up some mornings and sit and have my coffee and look out at my garden, and i go, ‘Remember how good this is. Because you can lose it.” – Jim Carrey

12. “I just want to be myself.” – Jim Carrey

13. “Maybe other people will try to limit me but I don’t limit myself.” – Jim Carrey

14. “If you aren’t in the moment, you are either looking forward to uncertainty, or back to pain and regret.” – Jim Carrey

15. “I think everybody should get rich and famous and do everything they ever dreamed of so they can see that it’s not the answer.” – Jim Carrey


Jim Carrey quotes

16th Jim Carrey Quote – “It is better to risk starving to death than surrender. If you give up on your dreams, what’s left?” – Jim Carrey

17. “I’m very serious about no alcohol, no drugs. Life is too beautiful.” – Jim Carrey

18. “You know the trouble with real life? There’s no danger music.” – Jim Carrey

19. “I’m the first to admit this whole salary thing is getting out of control. In the final analysis, it’s still about the work.” – Jim Carrey

20. “Either you’re the one erasing or you’re the one being erased.” – Jim Carrey

21. “As far as I can tell, it’s just about letting the universe know what you want and then working toward it while letting go of how it comes to pass.” – Jim Carrey

22. “Life opens up opportunities to you, and you either take them or you stay afraid of taking them.” – Jim Carrey

23. “You can fail at what you don’t want, so you might as well take a chance on doing what you love.” – Jim Carrey

24. “It’s Better to Fail at What You Love Than Fail at What You Don’t.” – Jim Carrey

25. “But, you know, you can’t be a star at home.” – Jim Carrey

26. “I feel like I want to take care of everyone and I also feel this terrible guilt if I am unable to. And I have felt this way ever since all this success started.” – Jim Carrey

27. “I’ve arrived at the place if I’m not taking a career risk, I’m not happy. If I’m scared, then I know I’m being challenged.” – Jim Carrey

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  1. “you may fail at doing what you don’t want ,so you might as well take a chance on doing what love “

  2. Jim Carrey is one of the actors I admire. It was pleasant to read his witty remarks full of wisdom. I have listened to his talk that he gave to the graduating class of Maharishi University of Management, and I absolutely loved it.

    Thanks for sharing this post


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