Friends has been off the air for more than 10 years but there’s still so much we can learn from the pivotal show. Plenty of twenty- and thirty-somethings will be able to relate to these life lessons from the sitcom. Whether you watched the show from beginning to end as it was aired, or caught it all a reruns, it’s difficult to deny what an impact it had on our lives and pop culture.
Here are some important life lessons we’ve learnt from Friends.
Enjoy your food
It’s okay to act like a big kid
Don’t count Mississippi seconds when getting a spray tan
Defining the rules of a break is very important
Hugs are always a good thing
Never take your friends for granted
Sarcasm works in all situations
It’s cool when women propose
Work can be stressful
Don’t do this
Dating can be difficult
But when you find ‘the one’ it’s amazing
If ugly naked guy can find love, so can you
Get off the plane