We’re Forever Living Our Lives by These Constance Wu Quotes

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She's an inspiration to women everywhere.

Empowering Constance Wu Quotes

A feminist and a talented actress, Constance Wu is an inspiration to women everywhere. Being from Asian descent herself, she especially plays a role in promoting minority representation in American film. If you haven't already fallen obsessed with this celebrity, these enlightening quotes will show you how just great she is.

Aside from her appearance in many popular movies and TV shows, Wu has become a cultural icon. Using her platform to promote her positive message, she's taken it upon herself to speak up for those without a voice.

Allow these encouraging quotes by Constance Wu to bring light to your life. And when you're feeling down about yourself, she reminds you that dreams do come true... but they don't come easy!

Inspiring Constance Wu Quotes

  • "Public service is about serving all the people, including the ones who are not like you."

  • "People are embracing the thing that made them different growing up instead of letting that thing elicit shame."

  • "My dream is to play Audrey in 'Little Shop of Horrors' - it would be so interesting to have an Asian Audrey because it's all about achieving the American dream in a sinister, success-driven way."

  • "At one point, I quit acting for a little bit to study psycholinguistics - somewhat a more practical career. It just didn't feel right."

  • "I don't fear being outspoken. The only thing I fear is losing my sense of integrity or losing sight of the values on which I guide my life. So I don't think it's particularly brave or unusual for me to speak out."

Motivational Constance Wu Quotes

  • "Listening to an underserved population is how you begin to understand them and serve them better."

  • "If the writing is good, then the writing is already funny. All you have to do is make this funny writing true to the very deepest of your heart, and the fact that you are capable of making this true will be hysterical."

  • "If somebody judges me, then they're not my people, and that's all right."

  • "I'm constantly paranoid that I'll be unemployed for the rest of my life... and have to go back folding shirts at the Gap, which you know... you gotta do what you gotta do."

  • "You're never going to please everyone, and if you do, there's something wrong."

Best Constance Wu Quotes

  • "My parents did not pay a cent for my education; they didn't give me a car or furniture - I did that 100% on my own. I had to pay back a lot."

  • "I do think there are some actors that can get away with trying to be funny, and they're still funny because they're just likable, and you want to see them. Me, though, when you see me trying to be funny, it's like the worst thing in the world. It's needy, it's cloying, it's manipulative - it's bad."

  • "I'm okay with not having a super-secure lifestyle because if you're doing what you like, you don't need stuff to fill any empty holes."

  • "Everyone's going to fail at some point. Even if you choose the steadiest career, you're going to go through that."

  • "I'd rather lose all my stuff than lose myself, because I've done that before, and that feels way worse."

Noteworthy Constance Wu Quotes

  • "There were so few Asians on-screen when I grew up, and the ones who were on-screen weren't given complex characters to play."

  • "I feel like I could carry a movie or a show, and I'll mess up here and there, and I'll learn from those things."

  • "I am definitely trying not to take films that are mostly about dude problems, not because I don't think they're worthy problems, but there are a lot of people who will take those."

  • "Being an actor, in and of itself, is just hard. You have to just do it for its own sake."

  • "It's my privilege to be able to play somebody not myself. I'm an actor who creates characters based in voice, movement, emotional quality, speech."

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