25 Pop-Culture Quotes To Edge Up Your Wisdom Factor

Hagrid, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Hagrid, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

"What's comin' is comin', Harry, an' we'll meet it when it does."

Shepherd Book, Firefly

Shepherd Book, Firefly

"A government is a body of people, usually, notably ungoverned. "



Eeyore, Winnie-the-Pooh

Eeyore, Winnie-the-Pooh

"A little consideration, a little thought for others, makes all the difference."

Michael Scott from The Office

Michael Scott from The Office

"In the end, life and business are about human connections."



Captain Jack Sparrow

Captain Jack Sparrow

"The problem is not the problem, the problem is your attitude about the problem. Do you understand?"

Ron Swanson

Ron Swanson

"There has never been a sadness that can't be cured by breakfast food."



Alice, Through The Looking Glass

Alice, Through The Looking Glass

"You know what the issue is with this world? Everyone wants a magical solution to their problem, and everyone refuses to believe in magic."

Homer Simpson

Homer Simpson

“It takes two to lie: one to lie and one to listen.”



Bruce Lee

Bruce Lee

"I’m not in this world to live up to your expectations, and you’re not in this world to live up to mine."

The Eagles, On The Border

The Eagles, On The Border

"So often in times it happens, we all live our life in chains, and we never even know we have the key."



Andrew Ryan, Bioshock

Andrew Ryan, Bioshock

"We all make choices, but in the end our choices make us."

Leonard Nimoy

Leonard Nimoy

"A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory. Live Long And Prosper."

....was the iconic actor's final tweet.



Jerry Seinfeld

Jerry Seinfeld

"Sometimes the road less traveled is less traveled for a reason."

Westley, The Princess Bride by William Goldman

Westley, The Princess Bride by William Goldman

“Life is pain, highness. Anyone who says differently is selling something.”



Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan

"Don't criticize what you can't understand."

Ted Mosby, How I Met Your Mother

Ted Mosby, How I Met Your Mother

"Kids, you can't cling to the past. Because no matter how tightly you hold on, it's already gone."



Dr. Ellie Sattler, Jurassic Park

Dr. Ellie Sattler, Jurassic Park

"You never had control, that's the illusion!"

Cookie Monster

Cookie Monster

"Friend something better than chocolate ice cream. Maybe…Friend somebody you give up last cookie for."



Captain America

Captain America

"Doesn't matter if the whole country decides that something wrong is something right. This nation was founded on one principle above all else: the requirement that we stand up for what we believe, no matter the odds or the consequences. When the mob and the press and the whole world tell you to move, your job is to plant yourself like a tree beside the river of truth, and tell the whole world — 'No, you move.'"

Dean Winchester, Supernatural

Dean Winchester, Supernatural

"When in doubt, eat."

Okay, but only if you insist...



Doctor Who

Doctor Who

"Everything's got to end sometime. Otherwise nothing would ever get started."

John Keating, Dead Poets Society

John Keating, Dead Poets Society

"There's a time for daring, and there's a time for caution, and a wise man understands which is called for."



Tyrion Lannister, A Game Of Thrones

Tyrion Lannister, A Game Of Thrones

"Once you’ve accepted your flaws, no one can use them against you.”

Prince

Prince

"Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to get through this thing called, life."



The Rolling Stones

The Rolling Stones

"You can't always get what you want, but if you try sometimes, you just might find, you get what you need."