We’re not living in an age of no hope. We are living in the age of choice, which is much scarier. It means that what we do every day matters, which is always a bummer for humans. But it’s a great thing and it’s inspirational and we need to remember that. We have a long way to go and not a long time to get there.

— Ezra Miller

The most relaxing Ezra Miller quotes you will be delighted to read

I'd like to make as much art as I possibly can before I die, so I'm working on a few things.

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There's no true value placed in learning, if the point of you learning something is to simply know it for a test, to get a grade, to go to the good school.

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Everybody feels like an outcast because the world is so large and every fingerprint is so vastly different from one another, and yet we have these standards and beliefs, and dogmatic systems of judgment and ranking, in almost all the societies of the world.

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Getting socially outcast can be the best and most informative thing that can ever happen to you because you have to learn who you are separate from the pack.

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It's an amazing thing to be able to fall into the world of your childhood fantasy.

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I always was very interested in intellect and the massive world of knowledge out there, but in terms of being a kid who wanted to be treated as an equal, school is not the place.

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I always thought it would be really, really cool to play Edgar Allan Poe, because when I was a kid, he was one of the authors who really blew my mind open to all sorts of weird dark and twisted places.

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I guess the big thing is that I don't buy anything first-hand.

It's a personal policy I have for all sorts of reasons. If you research to the textile industry yourself, you'll know why. I came to it personally.

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I feel that all revolutionary causes should start with addressing misogyny.

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Friends that I value most are people who would essentially use physical violence against me at a time when I seem to be teetering on the edge.

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For a long time I felt like I was fighting my age, like I was constantly trying to prove to people that I was a savvy peer, and I felt them viewing me as a kid. I was a cocky kid, and I felt like I was an adult at, like, 9, you know? I think that’s because my parents always treated me as an adult.

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The No. 1 thing the people I have spent time with in my life have done for fun is playing music.

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About Ezra Miller

Quotes 40 sayings
Profession Actor
Birthday September 30, 1992

My personal opinion is that truth, like honesty and non-harmfulness, often are at odds with one another.

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I have a lot of really wonderful friends who are of very different sexes and genders.

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New Jersey was actually a very cold place.

There was such an intense concentration of wealth, and such a low concentration of any actual human happiness. A lot of people seem to be similar to the kid in school, which is doing a lot of things with no direct consequence to their joy, or their lives.

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I don't feel like there's any need to hide the fact that I smoke pot.

It's a harmless herbal substance that increases sensory appreciation.

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I'm from the dirty depths of New Jersey.

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The most important thing is actually raising up children with a true and lasting burning sense of curiosity. I don't even know how they do it. Good parents are a marvel.

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I went to a school that was founded on a lot of very radical ideals of how education should be changed. But what's happening to schools like that sort of all over the country is in economic pressure they're becoming more and more preparatory because that's what people will really pay the money for private schooling for now.

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Family is this very deep, complex thing that for most people becomes everything.

It informs your entire life.

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I think I enjoy playing human beings no matter the substance of their character.

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My goal beyond being an actor, is just being an open channel.

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Sometimes it'll happen to people, that their self will stop coming through.

And people will just cease to understand them.

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I think that artists don't make art - the art makes itself through us.

I'm not the doer. I'm just along for the ride. Acting really reminds me of that because I don't write the words; I don't make the decisions. That's the director. Narcissism is a tragic condition. It must be so miserable to live trapped in a reflection that only includes the smallest version of our identities. Our true identities should have no bounds and no limits.

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Getting lost in human perception is a very scary idea.

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The most important part of my practice as an artist has been remembering to stay humble. There is so much hurt, so much sorrow, so much pain in the world, and I think when you're born and bred into privilege, it's easier to have a closed perspective on things. But there's this opportunity that's open to all of us to let empathy connect us back to one another.

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Life is a grand party.

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Acting and making art is just something I love to do, and I love to tell stories that feel important, honest and necessary. It's not about me. It's about being part of something.

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I'm super-popular, so I had to pretend to be a loser, which was super-hard.

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If one took a role with the intention of, "I'll show them what I can do!," then it's not going to be good because the ego is going to just block everything.

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I was a weird animal in high school, doing no work and getting straight A's.

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I shop only at thrift stores and vintage stores.

In New York, I like a place called Star Struck, and a place called The Family Jewels.

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I’ve had many, you know, happy ending sleepovers’in my early youth — my period of exploration. I think that’s essential. Anyone who hasn’t had a gay moment is probably trying to avoid some confrontation with a reality in their life.

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I was a cocky kid, and I felt like I was an adult at, like, 9.

I think that's because my parents always treated me as an adult.

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The Wizard of Oz' is my favorite movie. It was the first movie I can ever remember watching.

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I think everybody's crazy, and if I'm the one being a little direct about it, that's fine by me.

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When you birth a child, it's like a bloody giving of self to the creation of a life.

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I am very much in love with no one in particular.

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I feel like a sickness and dystrophy is growing in people, like people are getting sicker, something about our society, something about our psychological structures. We’re not whole.

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