The Best Shia Labeouf quotes

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In this blog post, we will explore the life of actor Shia Labeouf. From his early days in Hollywood to his recent legal issues, we will take a look at everything Labeouf has been through. We will also discuss some of his most famous roles and what fans can expect from him in the future.

Here are the strongest Work, Actors, Love, Feelings, Parent, Life, Golf quotes from Shia Labeouf, and much more.


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About Shia Labeouf

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June 11, 1986

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Actor, Performance Artist, Filmmaker

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To be an actor, a true actor, you have to be brokenhearted. โ€” Shia Labeouf


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I’m an actor, but I’m an artist. โ€” Shia Labeouf

I’m not a star, I’m an actor. โ€” Shia Labeouf

As an actor, the minute you start getting real in interviews, you lose mystery. โ€” Shia Labeouf

to be an actor a true actor you have to be brokenhearted Shia Labeouf quote

If you can mix Hilary Duff and Gary Oldman into the same actor, that’s my goal. I know it’s strange to think about, but that’s the goal. โ€” Shia Labeouf

Most actors on most days don’t think they’re worthy. โ€” Shia Labeouf

The big thing for actors is the level of commitment. โ€” Shia Labeouf

I think every young actor in Los Angeles went up for that role. It was between Frankie Muniz and me, and he pulled out, so I got the role. โ€” Shia Labeouf

Actors live dependent on being validated by other people’s opinions. I don’t understand what it is I do that people want. I don’t know what an actor does. I have no credentials. I don’t know what I’m doing. โ€” Shia Labeouf

i m an actor but i m an artist Shia Labeouf quote

Sometimes perception is almost more important than the skill level of an actor. โ€” Shia Labeouf

I’ve been in fights, but that doesn’t make me cool or like a tough guy or more interesting actor, I’m not proud of it. โ€” Shia Labeouf

Every actor chooses their story at the beginning. โ€” Shia Labeouf

By studying psychology i want to be a better actor. There’s something about studying body language and nonโ€“spoken emotionโ€“I know the innate response. But to really study it like a science would be fun. โ€” Shia Labeouf


No, I come for a hippy lifestyle, it’s very open; my parents are both hippies. โ€” Shia Labeouf

no i come for a hippy lifestyle it s very open my parents are both hippies Shia Labeouf quote

My parents are retired, basically. โ€” Shia Labeouf

My family, my parents are hippies. โ€” Shia Labeouf

Agents are used to the parents pimping. They’re not used to the kid pimping. โ€” Shia Labeouf

I grew up around a lot of aggressive guys. My parents used to take me to AA meetings when I was very young. So I know aggression, I know insanity. โ€” Shia Labeouf

My humor came from seeing my parents have sex, smoke weed, my mom being nakedโ€“just weird hippie stuff, twisted Rโ€“rated humor. โ€” Shia Labeouf

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There’s never been a parent in my life. โ€” Shia Labeouf

My life is okay, my life is pretty good. โ€” Shia Labeouf

I can’t tell you how many hot dogs I’ve eaten in my life. โ€” Shia Labeouf

I’d love to go to school and have a normal life, but I don’t see any professor at Yale being able to teach me more than Steven Spielberg. โ€” Shia Labeouf

There’s beauty in people who reinvent themselves. Actors live a thousand lives, as do hackers … the personality can play around forever. โ€” Shia Labeouf

there s never been a parent in my life Shia Labeouf quote

This is hands down the biggest, most exciting thing I’ve ever been involved with in my life. I can only compare it to my Bar Mitzvah. โ€” Shia Labeouf

All of the things that have happened in my life have been selfโ€“propelled. I can’t blame anybody else or point a finger at anybody. โ€” Shia Labeouf

It’s good filmmaking when you don’t have to say anything and you can still tell the story. โ€” Shia Labeouf

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In Shia Labeouf Statements



I think penguins are the most human of all the birds, which may be why people love them. They’re cute, they stand upright and they look like they’re wearing tuxedos. โ€” Shia Labeouf

I love doing stuff that I haven’t done before. That’s the goal: To keep reinventing myself. โ€” Shia Labeouf

i love doing stuff that i haven t done before that s the goal to keep reinventing myself Shia Labeouf quote

Oh, I’ve been in love with every woman I’ve ever worked with. โ€” Shia Labeouf

I hated golf when we first started, but a big part of the training process was falling in love with this sport, so I went on tour with the UCLA Team. โ€” Shia Labeouf

A relationship to me is never about the romance. โ€” Shia Labeouf


Sometimes I feel I’m living a meaningless life, and I get frightened. โ€” Shia Labeouf

I go to sleep at night, and I feel like I just dreamed the whole day. โ€” Shia Labeouf

sometimes i feel i m living a meaningless life and i get frightened Shia Labeouf quote

I feel like I’m really honest in my interviews, to a fault. I’ve lost friends over it. Major friends. And I’m heartbroken about that. โ€” Shia Labeouf

Old Americana vintage gangster stuff has a fantastical feel; it feels less dirty in a way. It feels like the opera of crime. โ€” Shia Labeouf

When a gust of wind hits a broken bone, you feel it. โ€” Shia Labeouf


A lot of people like to think that golf is a lazy man’s sport. Or it’s a rich man’s sport, or it’s a sport that they can’t be involved in. โ€” Shia Labeouf

I trained more than anybody ever in a golf film ever madeโ€“my swing is pretty hot. โ€” Shia Labeouf

i trained more than anybody ever in a golf film ever made my swing is pretty hot Shia Labeouf quote

When golf used to be a rich man’s sport, if you were poor you could not step foot on a course. โ€” Shia Labeouf

I understand why marriages break up over golf. I can’t even talk about my own handicap because it’s too upsetting. โ€” Shia Labeouf

When you look at golf films before us they’re allโ€“garbage or satire. A lot of sports films tend to vilify the opposition. Where the opposition becomes this big angry monster, so big you can’t beat him. โ€” Shia Labeouf


Copying isn’t particularly creative work. Being inspired by someone else’s idea to produce something new and different IS creative work. โ€” Shia Labeouf

I want my audience to know me for my work, not because of who I’m dating or what drugs I’m on or what club I went to. โ€” Shia Labeouf

When you’re working with the best of the best, I’m not gonna put that on hold so I can work with people who studied the best of the best. โ€” Shia Labeouf

But this is a little different. This is the adult acting. This is a different crowd. It’s more work and more good work. That’s it. People will have their opinion regardless. โ€” Shia Labeouf

I turned down twelve films last year… Huge money films, but I had no respect for the writer or the work. โ€” Shia Labeouf

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