7 Quotes That Prove Amy Schumer Has Everything Right
It feels really good when someone else understands what you're going through. We partnered with the film Trainwreck (in theaters July 17), which features actress and comedian Amy Schumer, to highlight all the times she totally knew how you felt.
Sometimes all we really want is for someone to understand what we're going through, whether it be related to work or our personal lives. Lucky us, that person is comedian Amy Schumer. Whether on stage or in her Comedy Central series, she has delivered a number of memorable quotes that totally capture our feelings about life. Ahead, her seven best ones.
When your match is anything but.
She makes a good point. Feeling anything more than just OK about a potential suitor you met online is above and beyond anything the dating site promises.
Because you like eating.
Because it keeps you alive. And it feels really good. To eat.
You can be both powerful and funny.
Schumer's speech at the Gloria Awards and Gala last year perfectly touched on confidence and body-image issues. It's a great reminder that you can be both courageous and witty.
One fewer cocktail probably won't hurt you.
This is really good advice. Blacking out is not a good thing, even if you do wake up next to a Pilates mat.
Having an apartment is a really big deal.
Think back on the number of leases you needed a cosigner or guarantor for. Probably a lot. So finding someone with their own spot — presumably under their name — is a huge turn-on.
You keep getting wedding invitations in the mail.
A little self-deprecating humor goes a long way.
Own up to it all.
Maybe you're the annoyingly paranoid friend who just can't let go, or perhaps you're the mom of the group who just hovers. Either way, own up to who you are.