Matter Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old matter quotes, matter sayings, and matter proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Dirt is matter in the wrong place.     

Henry John Temple

All that matters is love and work.     

Sigmund Freud

Truth is a matter of the imagination.     

Ursula K. Le Guin

Matter is plastic in the face of Mind.     

Philip K. Dick

What matters is how well we have loved.     

Barack Obama

Strength is a matter of the made-up mind.     

John Beecher

It matters not how long we live but how.     

Philip James Bailey

Knowledge counts but common sense matters.     

LouAnne Johnson

What matters is how many times you get up.     

Daniel James Brown

The things that matter most are not things.     

Art Buchwald

Be true to what matters most to your heart.     

Cheryl Richardson

What matters is that you never stop trying.     

Marc Parent

If nothing matters, there's nothing to save.     

Jonathan Safran Foer

What matters is who we are, not who we beat.     

Tom Shadyac

What matters is giving over to what you love.     

Sue Monk Kidd

How you think matters. How you act matters more.     

James Woosley

Matter is spirit reduced to point of visibility.     

Albert Einstein

Friends and family matter most during hard times.     

Liz Miller

What we know matters but who we are matters more.     

Brene Brown

A matter that becomes clear ceases to concern us.     

Friedrich Nietzsche

Matter is spirit moving slowly enough to be seen.     

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

How hard you work matters more than how much you make.     

Michelle Obama

Think most of what matters. Think less of what doesn't.     

Eric Samuel Timm

Dreams Matter because they push you.     

Jelena Jankovic

Everything matters. Time is precious.     

Jessica Hagedorn

What matters is the imaginative truth.     

Edna O'Brien

Life is a matter of really tough choices.     

Joe Biden

Concentrate on the things that matter to you.     

Elizabeth Edwards

What matters the most is what you do for free.     

John Gorka

Everything matters, but nothing matters very much.     

Kathleen Winsor