21 Most Relatable Stranger Things Quotes

“You think I actually wanted to come to this? I was just hungry.”

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Since its release in 2016, the Netflix series Stranger Things has given the science fiction horror genre a different face. Along with its great characters and suspenseful plot, there have also been moments that the whole fanbase can relate to, so here are 21 relatable Stranger Things quotes that everyone can use for different situations in life.

Best Stranger Things Quotes

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1. "Mornings are for coffee and contemplation." — Jim Hopper

2. “You shouldn’t like things because people tell you you’re supposed to.” — Jonathan Byers

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3. "Ask for forgiveness, not permission." — Nancy Wheeler

4. "You keep trying things on until something feels like you." — Max Mayfield

5. “When I become rich and famous for this one day, don’t come crawling back, saying, 'Oh, my God, Dustin, I’m so sorry for being mean to you back in 8th grade.'” — Dustin Henderson

6. “If anyone asks where I am, I’ve left the country.” — Mike Wheeler

7. “You think I actually wanted to come to this? I was just hungry.” — Jim Hopper

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8. “She’s only gonna break your heart, and you’re way too young for that.” — Steve Harrington

9. “Sometimes, I impress even myself.” — Sam Owens

10. “Mouthbreather.” — Eleven

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11. “Yeah, the real world sucks, deal with it like the rest of us.” — Jonathan Byers

12. "If we’re both going crazy, then we’ll go crazy together, right?" — Mike Wheeler

13. "I am on a curiosity voyage, and I need my paddles to travel. These books…these books are my paddles." — Dustin Henderson

14. "There's more to life than stupid boys, you know." — Max Mayfield

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15. “I just feel whole, like a piece of me was missing and now it’s not.” —Kali 

16. "I only have, like, $3.50, so it's hard." — Mike Wheeler

17. “Man, kids are the worst! Who needs ‘em anyway?” — Steve Harrington

18. “This is not a normal family.” — Joyce Byers

19. “Nothing is gonna go back to the way that it was. Not really. But it’ll get better. In time.” — Jim Hopper

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20. “Nancy, seriously, you're gonna be so cool now, it's ridiculous.” — Barbara Holland

21. “We all die, my strange little child friend. It’s all a matter of how… and when.” — Robin Buckley

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