Angelina Jolie’s Most Inspiring Quotes

Angelina Jolie has to be one of the most inspiring A-Listers around. From her extensive humanitarian work to being so open about her recent operations to prevent the breast cancer that sadly her own mother died of, there’s no doubt she must be an incredible mother to her six children. Her marriage to Brad Pitt is also one of the strongest in Hollywood, having been together for ten years – in celeb time that’s a gazillion years!

So what’s her secret? We rounded up her most inspiring quotes for a boost…

Angelina Jolie Angelina Jolie on a humanitarian visit

 

What Life Is

“Anytime I feel lost, I pull out a map and stare. I stare until I have reminded myself that life is a giant adventure, so much to do, to see.”

Angelina Jolie Angelina Jolie in her role as UN Ambassador

 

Your Opinion Is What Matters

“I’ve never lived my life in the opinion of others. I believe I’m a good person. I believe I’m a good mom. But that’s for my kids to decide, not for the world.”

 

Live Free

“I don’t believe in guilt, I believe in living on impulse as long as you never intentionally hurt another person, and don’t judge people in your life. I think you should live completely free”

Angelina Jolie and her children Angelina Jolie and her children

 

Jump!

“You’d think, ‘What if I make a mistake today, I’ll regret it’. I don’t believe in regret, I feel everything leads us to where we are and we have to just jump forward, mean well, commit and just see what happens.”

Angelina Jolie Angelina Jolie giving an inspiring speech

 

Try To Make A Difference

“I don’t understand why some things are talked about and others are not. I don’t know why I think I can make any kind of difference. All I know is that I want to.”

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt

 

Love Isn’t Perfect

“We come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.”

Angelina Jolie Angelina Jolie

 

See Death Differently

“There’s something about death that is comforting. The thought that you could die tomorrow frees you up to appreciate your life now.”

Travel

“If you don’t get out of the box you’ve been raised in, you won’t understand how much bigger the world is.”

Angelina Jolie Angelina Jolie

 

Give Things A Go

“Make bold choices and make mistakes. It’s all those things that add up to the person you become.”

Decide Who You Want To Be

“Everyday we choose who we are by how we define ourselves.”