12 Empowering Wentworth Miller Quotes

This is the ultimate list of Wentworth Miller quotes to empower you to live a life of fearlessness in a world that tries to keep you in a box. The biracial Prison Break star has overcome many adversities to proclaim his true identity and has shown his inner strength and grit in the process. He proudly and confidently came out of the closet and opened up about being a gay man. When a meme was blasted viral around the internet for gaining a few extra pounds, he stood tall and vocalized his honest frustration about being depressed and using food as an escape. Wentworth Miller has overcome some enormous boundaries set forth by society but thankfully he has broken the limits and created his own path. Here are 12 hand picked inspiring Wentworth Miller quotes to help you leap over your own horizons and break free.



“You have to love what you do, and you have to need it like you need air. And there’s nothing else that would give me the same degree of satisfaction as acting, which is why I can’t walk away from it.” – Wentworth Miller


“Growing up, I was a target. Speaking the right way, standing the right way, holding your wrist the right way. Every day was a test, and there were a thousand ways to fail, a thousand ways to betray yourself, to not live up to someone else’s standards of what was accepted, of what was normal.” – Wentworth Miller


“Confidence is at the root of so many attractive qualities, a sense of humor, a sense of style, a willingness to be who you are no matter what anyone else might think or say.” – Wentworth Miller


“My definition of cool is finding your own definition of cool and not necessarily taking your lead from what other people tell you or from what you might read from magazines or see on TV.” – Wentworth Miller


“I have very high expectations of myself. I’m a very competitive person but competitive with myself. I want to be the best that I can be and if that means that I’m eventually better than everyone else then so be it.” – Wentworth Miller


“Entertainers are there to entertain. They aren’t there to teach your children the lessons that you haven’t bothered to teach them at home yourself.” – Wentworth Miller


“There has to be a measure of faith. That’s what this business is all about: trusting in something that may never show up, that you have no concrete proof of.” – Wentworth Miller


“An actor’s job is to embrace emotions and situations that in real life we spend all of our time running away from.” – Wentworth Miller


“In my career as an actor, there is a catchphrase that Scofield always says often in regards to his brother, ‘Have a little faith.’ In my own career as an actor, there were times when I was the only one who believed in myself in the face of the odds.” – Wentworth Miller


“I surrender the idea of having some kind of control over the arc of my career a lot of the time because you never know what tomorrow’s going to bring.” – Wentworth Miller


“Acting was something I needed like air. It wasn’t something I could walk away from.” – Wentworth Miller


“I am a workaholic, have always been.” – Wentworth Miller

Bonus Wentworth Miller Quote:

“My experience is that I find myself having to constantly define myself to others, day-in, day-out. The quote that’s helped me the most through that is from Toni Morrison’s “Beloved” where she says, “Definitions belong to the definers, not the defined” – so I find myself defining myself for other people lest I be defined by others and stuck into some box where I don’t particularly belongWentworth Miller

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