Sure, Serena may have had that all tall, blonde, Blake Lively thing going on, but if you ask me Blair Waldorf was always Gossip Girl’s real leading lady. Queen B didn’t just dream herself into our favorite films, have one of craziest will-they-or-won’t-they realtionship of all time, and pull of a headband better than most 5 years olds. She was also full of wisdom, especially when it comes to fashion.
Which is why we’re looking back at a few of this character’s best quotes. Sure the show may have ended in 2012, but blair’s wise words will live on in our hearts and, OK, netflix queues FOREVER.
1.”Whoever said that money doesn’t buy happiness didn’t know where to shop.”
2.”You need to be cold to be queen. Anne boleyn thought only with her heart and she got her head chopped off.”
3.”The thing about new beginnings is that they require something else to end.”
4.”Destiny is for losers. It’s just a stupid excuse to wait for things to happen instead of making them happen.”
5.”Have a little faith, and if that doesn’t work, have a lot of mimosas.”
6.”You can’t make people love you, but you can make them fear you.”
7.”The problem with fairy tale is that they set a girl up for disappointment. In real life the prince goes off with the wrong princess.”
7.”People don’t write sonnets about being compatible. Or novels about shared life goals and stimulating conversation. The great loves are the crazy ones.”
8.”You know how torturous it is to me to find shiny thing that aren’t intended for me.”
9.”I’m not a stop along the way. I’m a destination.”
10.”Ladies you can give your tiny brains a rest. Once again the world has proven that anything you can do, I can do better.”
11.”Once men have tasted caviar it baffles me how they settle for catfish.”
12.“He ended up treating me like something he owned instead of something he earned.”
13.“Fashion is the most powerful art there is. It’s movement, design, and architecture all in one. It shows the world who we are and who we’d like to be.”
14.“Manhattan will do that to a girl. You’ll be happy to know, it never wears off”
15. “Feelings never do make sense. They get you all confused. Then they drive you around for hours before they drop you right back where you started.”
16.“Fashion knows not of comfort. All that matters is the face you show the world.”
17.”We make our own FAIRYTALES.
18.”They say Rome wasn’t built in a day. And yet what a difference a day makes.”
19.”Oh, my life is so bountiful I don’t need a boyfriend to feel fulfilled.”
20.”If you really want something, you don’t stop for anyone or anything until you get it.”