In 10 recent most interesting man in the world quotes, you’ll find the sarcastic humor that fills so many memes these days.
This popular campaign began in 2006 when American actor Jonathan Goldsmith first landed a gig with Dos Equis, a Mexican beer brand owned by Heineken that’s been brewing since 1857. Little did he know that this lead would basically make internet history for years to come, focusing on the chill and confident sitting stance that so many of us know today.
Some may remember the iconic television commercials featuring Goldsmith surrounded by Mexican women with Latino music playing in the background, and the famous seductive phrase “I don’t always drink beer, but when I do, I prefer Dos Equis.” (For more info on this brand and its infamous mascot, check out 21 Most Interesting Man in the World Facts.)
But Goldsmith stepped off the scene in 2016, and Dos Equis decided on someone they believed to be a little more interesting: the increasingly popular 41-year-old French actor Augustin Legrand (also much younger than the 77 year old Goldsmith).
But Goldsmith’s name, and most importantly his swagger, lives on- through the thousands of memes being made with his picture. Truly, he may be the most interesting man in the world.
Most Interesting Man in the World memes have been peppering the internet for years, from Facebook to Twitter to Pinterest. Their popularity rate is still pretty high to this day. And we thought we’d show you some of the latest.
If you don’t live under a rock, you know that these memes typically follow one key formula, adapted from Dos Equis’ catchphrase: “I don’t always… but when I do… “ This formula somehow makes almost everything in between seem hilarious.
Though there are all kinds Most Interesting Man memes, those we chose to list are more about personal stupidity rather than downgrading others- because that’s just not very nice, even if it can be funny. And as the saying goes, “Be the first to laugh at yourself.” Then, as long as you don’t beat yourself up, there’s no harm done.
And beware, after reading this list of most interesting man quotes, you may want to start putting the phrase “I don’t always…” in front of everything you say, just because of how hilarious you’ll find it to be.