Here's What It Would Look Like If Inspirational Quotes Were Honest

04/13/2015 03:03 pm ET | Updated Apr 13, 2015

Like that one friend on Facebook who won't stop posting them, these inspirational quotes need a healthy dose of reality.

Listen, everyone could use a few words of encouragement from time to time and sometimes these quotes and their inspirational imagery provide a much-needed mental pick-me-up. But it's also important to be realistic. Life isn't all about yoga poses, intricate hedge mazes or a single rose sticking triumphantly out of a field of daisies.

It's time to decode exactly what these inspirational quotes are saying, if we're being honest about them.

  • Seems like even nature isn't a big fan of yours.
  • Dracula gets a TON of stuff done.
  • Your inspirational quotes are really interrupting my sleep cycle.
  • Maybe instead of quote cards you should be posting yourself a MAP!
  • And it's all down hill from here.
  • Some people are like a garden maze. Yeah, they look cool from the outside, but getting involved in them sounds like trouble.
  • Maybe if you did yoga as much as you talk about doing it ...

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