15 Life Lessons Blair Waldorf Has Taught Us

Good afternoon, Upper East Siders. Gossip Girl here. While we were drooling over the extravagant Upper East Side lifestyle, it looks like the queen herself taught us some valuable lessons amid the eloquent insults, impeccable style and steady sass. These important teachings come from the legacy herself, and I advise you listen carefully. After all, she is Queen B.

1. Don’t be afraid to be yourself.

2. If you never go after what you want, you’ll never have it.

3. And you can’t let anything or anyone get in your way.

4. Don’t let boys be mean to you; that one’s really important.

5. Don’t be afraid to protect what is yours.

6. It’s important to look on the bright side and always stay positive.

7. Keep your priorities in line.

8. Sometimes you just have to tell it like it is.

9. Confidence is key.

10. Don’t let anyone ever dull your sparkle.

11. Retail therapy is always a good idea.

12. Being in love can be emotionally exhausting.

13. But never be afraid to say what you feel.

14. And never ever stop fighting for the one you love.

15. But most importantly:

You know you love me. XOXO, Gossip Girl.