Crucial Everyday Life Lessons From ‘The Devil Wears Prada’

Upon watching The Devil Wears Prada for the millionth time, I realized there was more to this movie than top-notch sass and killer style. There are genuinely valuable pieces of wisdom that can be used in everyday life. This should come as no surprise, since everything we wear was, after all, practically hand-picked by the people in that office, right?

There’s no need to waste time on basicness: 

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It’s important to be true to yourself at all times (even if that means changing who you are entirely the moment you get a pair of Chanel boots):

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It’s considered polite to inquire about the well-being of others:

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Perspective changes everything:

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It’s important to set goals for yourself:

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Confidence is king (or queen):

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Patience is for peasants:

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Usefulness and attractiveness usually go hand-in-hand:

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It’s important to be brutally honest:

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Things don’t always work the way we’d planned:

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You can get the things you want if you just express yourself clearly and politely:

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It can be hard to live in the shadows of someone else’s sun:

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Sometimes good things happen to bad people (read: everyone on Facebook is getting engaged and I’m single AF):

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Respect personal boundaries:

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And remember that if all else fails, things could always be much worse:

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