9 Times Leslie Knope Nailed The Girl Code

October 2, 2015

Ovaries before brovaries.

The girl code comes with a long list of spoken and unspoken rules. And if there’s anyone who upholds it ever so gracefully, it’s Amy Poehler’s alter ego, Parks & Recreation‘s Leslie Knope.

There’s a lot we all could learn about sisterhood through some of her brilliant one-liners…

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1. Her priorities are straight: “Friends, waffles, and work. Or waffles, friends, work. But work has to come third.”

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2. Encouraging your positive body image is her specialty.


3. She knows how to get ladies night started.

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4. Ask her what to wear out on a hot date, and her advice is always on point.

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5. She’s the kind of wing-woman who always puts, “ovaries before brovaries.”

6. Her compliments are unlike any you’ve ever received.

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7. And at the end of the day, when all is said and done, she only brings out your absolute best.

8. Because she’s your BFF…

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9. And that sh*t’s forever!

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