It’s Mindy Kaling’s birthday! And if you’re like us, you’re really happy that she was born 36 years ago. To celebrate her birthday, we’ve gathered our favourite tidbits of life advice from the actress/producer/writer to help guide you on your path to greatness.
On Personal Mottos
"Why the fuck not me?" should be your motto
— Mindy Kaling (@mindykaling) June 8, 2014
On Modern Romance
Love means never having to say "hey, are we dating?"
— Mindy Kaling (@mindykaling) May 22, 2015
Effortless is overrated. 2015 is about being effortful. Way sexier
— Mindy Kaling (@mindykaling) January 6, 2015
On Dinner Parties
If you can't provide all the courses of food for your dinner party you should not be throwing a dinner party
— Mindy Kaling (@mindykaling) January 30, 2015
On Twitter Etiquette
favorites = side piece, RTs = main bitch
— Mindy Kaling (@mindykaling) February 22, 2015
And from her book Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?:
On Karaoke Song Choice
And finally, on life
Happy birthday Mindy! We love you.