Penny: "Four years I lived with him! Four years, I mean that's like as long as high school!"
Sheldon: "It took you four years to get through high school?!"
We all have things we keep hidden. Sometimes, keeping secrets is how you survive. Because in High School, one rumor, one picture, one incident, can define you forever.SecretsHannah Baker in 13 Reasons Why, Season 2 Episode 2
Max: "Hi, ready to order?"
Guest: "Do you have anything that's really special?"
Max: "Not according to my high school guidance counselor."
The first thing I learned at school was that some people are idiots; the second thing I learned was that some are even worse.BullyingOrhan Pamuk (Istanbul: Memories and the City)
If stakes and garlic were the top two things that could kill a vampire, ninth grade gym was a close third.VampiresHeather Brewer in Vladimir Tod - Ninth Grade Slays
I'm not sure whose twisted idea it was to put hundreds of adolescents in underfunded schools run by people whose dreams were crushed years ago... but I admire the sadism.SchoolWednesday Addams in Wednesday, Season 1 Episode 1
Babineaux: "Did he know her?"
Liv: "Only in the way that every boy knows the prettiest girl in high school."
Ravi: "So, from afar, yet intimately."
My father comes from a world where a man is measured by how many tackles he made in high school or how many beer cans he can crush against his skull.Sylvester Dodd in Scorpion, Season 1
9 out of the top 10 drug makers spent more on marketing, than they did on research. Drug companies are a bit like highschool boyfriends. They're much more concerned with getting inside you, than being effective once they're in there.John Oliver (Last Week Tonight), Marketing to Doctors
Here's what I can say: When you're young, when you're in elementary school or when you're in highschool, it's important to try and fit in and be accepted and to be part of the average. Everyone does it, that's the way it goes. But let me assure you, if you're getting bullied and you're feeling like you are on the outskirts, that it gets better. Because when you're getting older you find, that people are actually drawn towards individuals with different points of view, who are proud of who they are and who make interesting and different and unique choices for them.Tolerance, BullyingNeil Patrick Harris, about tolerance and bullying
Just remember, high school, it mostly sucks. But it's one time in your life. You're gonna be okay.Heartbreak High, Season 1 Episode 1
Suzanne: "High school's the worst."
Jules: "I'm never going to fit in."
Suzanne: "Even though other people seem like they have it all figured out, they're probably in the same boat. You just have to keep going, try new things, keep an open mind. You'll find your place."
The whole damned world is just as obsessed
With who's the best dressed and who's having sex
Who's got the money, who gets the honeys
Who's kinda cute and who's just a mess
And you still don't have the right look
And you don't have the right friends
Nothing changes but the faces, the names and the trends
High school never ends
This may come as a shock to you, but for most kids, high school sucks.Senior Year, by Martha Reiser
Basically, you get followers by being somebody everybody likes. So it's a popularity contest, but instead of just high school it's now the whole world.Social MediaSenior Year, by Stephanie Conway
No, that's not how life works. There's only, like, three ways to become popular: To be a cheerleader, to work at Abercrombie, or to let guys go in the back door.CheerleadersSenior Year, by Stephanie Conway
I just wanted to be like them so bad. If they were this amazin in high school, imagine how perfect the rest of their lives would be.Senior Year, by Stephanie Conway
Maybe people are nostalgic about high school 'cause it's, like, the last time in their life that they get to dream.Cassie Howard in Euphoria
High school is the perfect time to try on a bunch of different hats. You get to decide who you are, who you surround yourself with.Locke & Key
"First position will be your favorite player, and seventh position will be your least favorite player." Oh my gosh, this is like high school all over again.Chris Sapphire in The Circle, Season 1 Episode 1
Nothing could be as hard as middle school.Zooey Deschanel
True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country.Kurt Vonnegut