In Greenlights, Hollywood superstar and Texas native Matthew McConaughey offers readers a unique look at his own journey to fame and success—and the crucial role that family has played in keeping him grounded along the way. Relying on personal stories and thoughts drawn from his observations as both a father and son, McConaughey offers insight into what it takes to live well both personally and professionally. Peppered with words of wisdom gleaned from others who have influenced him along the way—ranging from country music icons Willie Nelson and Waylon Jennings to business legends Warren Buffett and Bill Gates—Greenlights is an intimate look at one man’s drive to achieve more while remaining true to himself.
For who is this book for ?
From fathers to sons, or any man looking for some personal advice and insight into living life the right way, Greenlights is a must-read. Matthew McConaughey offers readers an open and honest look at his own journey, complete with plenty of wisdom from those who have helped him along the way. With insights into family life, professional achievement and everything in between, this book has something for everyone.
- The book is inspirational and motivational.
- It provides insight into the life of Matthew McConaughey.
- The book contains words of wisdom from a variety of influential people
- Does not apply to everyone
- Difficult to read if you are not interested in celebrity culture
- Some anecdotes may be uninteresting to general audience
Learn more about the author
Matthew McConaughey is a Hollywood superstar and Texas native. He has won an Oscar, Golden Globe, and Screen Actors Guild award for his work in the movie Dallas Buyers Club.
“This book is Amazing! I have read it twice and will continue to do so. It’s not only interesting but inspiring. Anyone can benefit from the advice and wisdom shared within these pages.”
“5/5 stars! This book is a refreshingly honest and insightful look at success from the perspective of someone who has achieved a great deal but has not lost sight of what matters most. Drawing on personal stories as well as advice from those he admires, McConaughey offers readers wisdom on how to stay grounded while striving for more in life. An enjoyable read that will leave you inspired.”
” McConaughey is a wise and wonderful storyteller. “
“Greenlights is an intimate look at one man’s drive to achieve more while remaining true to himself.”