Updated: Jan 18
Born in the world of Beirut and brought up in Toronto, Reeves started acting in theater creations and in TV films prior to making his component film debut in Youngblood (1986). He had his advancement job in the sci-fi parody Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989), and he later repeated his job in its spin-offs. He acquired commendation for playing a hawker in the free dramatization My Own Private Idaho (1991) and secured himself as an activity saint with driving jobs in Point Break (1991) and Speed (1994).
Following a few film industry disappointments, Reeves' exhibition in the blood and gore movie The Devil's Advocate (1997) was generally welcomed. More noteworthy fame came for playing Neo in the sci-fi series The Matrix, starting in 1999. He played John Constantine in Constantine (2005) and was featured in the heartfelt show The Lake House (2006), the sci-fi spine chiller The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008), and the wrongdoing thrill rides Street Kings (2008). Following a misfortune, Reeves made a rebound by playing the nominal professional killer in the John Wick film series, starting in 2014.
With all ups and downs in life, Reeves has stated a lot of unforgettable quotes that I believe will last for generations.
“You ever have that feeling where you’re not sure if you’re awake or still dreaming?” – Keanu Reeves
“Nothing ever truly dies. The universe wastes nothing, everything is simply transformed.” – Keanu Reeves
“Honestly, I try not to do anything I don’t want to do.” – Keanu Reeves
“Someone will always be prettier, someone will always be smarter, Someone will always be younger, but they will never be you.” – Keanu Reeves
“So many people have that relationship. The companionship. The connection. To our – to other beings, our pets. I hate to call them pets. But you know, to other creatures that we share our lives with.” – Keanu Reeves
“If We’re gonna waste the dude, we oughta get paid for it. I mean, that’s the American way, right?” – Keanu Reeves
“If you have been brutally broken but still have the courage to be gentle to other living beings, then you’re a badass with a heart of an angel.” – Keanu Reeves
“Life is good when you have a good sandwich.” – Keanu Reeves
“I am not handsome or sexy. Of course, it’s not like I am hopeless.” – Keanu Reeves
“Sometimes life imitates art.” – Keanu Reeves
“I wear my heart on my sleeve and that can hurt. To be vulnerable is an enriching way to live, but when it goes wrong it can be agonizing. But if you don’t open your heart to people, you end up being excluded from the rest of the world.” – Keanu Reeves
“The simple act of paying attention can take you a long way.” – Keanu Reeves
“Falling in love and having a relationship are two different things.” – Keanu Reeves
“When I don’t feel free and can’t do what I want I just react. I go against it.” – Keanu Reeves
“I’ve been really fortunate to be able to do different kinds of films in different scales, different genres, different kinds of roles, and that is important to me.” – Keanu Reeves
“I guess living without love, without experiencing it or being able to give it is pretty strong punishment.” – Keanu Reeves
“Sometimes enemies are our best teachers, people can learn from their mistakes, destruction sometimes means rebirth.” – Keanu Reeves
“I think if I had taken the blue pill, it says I would go back to sleep and I would have never known what was happening. Which sounds very depressing. So I’m glad I took the right pill.” – Keanu Reeves
“Sometimes we get so caught up in our daily lives that we forget to take the time out to enjoy the beauty in life. It’s like we’re zombies. Look up and take your headphones out. Say ‘Hi’ to someone you see and maybe give a hug to someone who looks like they’re hurting.” – Keanu Reeves
“So in the end, I think we can all pretty well agree that even in the face of tragedy, a stellar person can thrive. No matter what’s going on in your life, you can overcome it! Life is worth living.” – Keanu Reeves
“It’s easy to stay grounded. The ground is very close. And we walk on it every day.” – Keanu Reeves
“I don’t understand why people get mad when they get rejected by somebody or something. They have done you a favor by not wasting your time and playing with you.” – Keanu Reeves
“Try and respect others. Try and continue to get the most out of life, and find ways to get that in this situation, but also to respect it. Find ways to connect. If you can. I mean, just …. survive.” – Keanu Reeves
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