54 Killer Lyrics That Would Make The Perfect Yearbook Quote

Lorde Halsey Matty Healy
Woodrow Whyte

By Woodrow Whyte

Choose wisely.

Graduation is fast approaching which means its time to start thinking about your yearbook quote.

It's the perfect opportunity to leave a permanent mark on your time at school while also showing off your superior music taste with a pithy lyric from your fave.

We picked a few zingers from our faves that we think will make for an exceptional senior quote. Thought of a better one? Let us know on Facebook or Twitter. 


My Generation

Looking back, my past it all seems stranger than a stranger, Lana Del Rey, Freak

High on legal marijuana / Raised on Biggie and Nirvana / We are the new Americana - Halsey, New Americana

I'm just with my friends online / And there's things we'd like to change - The 1975, Love Me

Maybe the Internet raised us, or maybe people are jerks - Lorde, A World Alone

It’s better if we keep them perplexed / It's better if we make them want the opposite sex - The 1975, Loving Someone

Sometimes you gotta bleed to know that you’re alive and have a soul - Twenty One Pilots, Tear in my Heart

Without changing a part of me / How do I get to heaven? - Troye Sivan, Heaven

We’ve just come to represent a decline in the standards of what we accept - The 1975, Love Me

It's there's a future, we want it, now - Paramore, Now

Okay, ladies, now let's get in formation - Beyoncé, Formation


Sweet Revenge  

I'm headed straight for the castle / They wanna make me their queen - Halsey, Castle

I will carry all your names and I will carry all your shame - Twenty One Pilots, Johnny Boy

Always stay gracious, best revenge is your paper - Beyoncé, Formation

Don’t fall in love with the moment and think you’re in love with the girl - The 1975, She's American

And when the world's against me is when I really come alive - Ed Sheeran, Eraser

Fuck ya white horse and ya carriage - Rihanna, Needed Me

I am tired of this place, I hope people change. I need time to replace what I gave away - Troye Sivan, Fools

Pretty girls don’t know the things that I know - Disclosure/Lorde

You’ve got a beautiful face but got nothing to say - The 1975, Love Me

Don’t hurt yourself - Beyoncé, Don't Hurt Yourself

Didn’t they tell you that I was a savage? - Rihanna, Needed Me

Life is beautiful but you don’t have a clue - Lana Del Rey, Black Beauty


Romance Ain't Dead

You know the two of us are just young gods and we'll be flying through the streets with the people underneath - Halsey, Young God

I’m your national anthem - Lana Del Rey, National Anthem

Boy, look at you, looking at me - Lana Del Rey, High By The Beach 

We’re like diamonds in the sky - Rihanna, Diamonds

My youth is yours - Troye Sivan, Youth

It's just a spark but it's enough to keep me going - Paramore, Last Hope

And after all this time I'm still into you - Paramore, Still Into You

Everybody knew that we had too much fun - Lana Del Rey, This Is What Makes Us Girls


Emo 4 Eva

Kids are still depressed when you dress them up and syrup is still syrup in a sippy cup - Melanie Martinez, Sippy Cup

I'm just some dumb kid trying to kid myself that I got my shit together - Troye Sivan, Lost Boy

But I know, we’ve made it this far, kid, Twenty One Pilots - Migraine

Hey kids, we're all just the same. What a shame - The 1975, Paris

Remember how we used to party up all night, sneaking out and looking for a taste of real life? - Lana Del Rey, This Is What Makes Us Girls

I don’t want your body, but I hate to think about you with somebody else - The 1975, Somebody Else

What a shame we all became such fragile broken things - Paramore, Let The Flames Begin

Cause all of my kindness is taken for weakness - Rihanna, FourFiveSeconds

I'm not okay (I promise) - My Chemical Romance, I'm Not Okay


When You're Feeling Extra

Six inch heels she walked in the club like nobody’s business - Beyoncé, 6 Inch

Life is awesome, I confess - Lana Del Rey, Fucked My Way To The Top

A sycophantic, prophetic, Socratic junkie wannabe - The 1975, The Sound

In the land of gods and monsters, I was an angel - Lana Del Rey, Gods & Monsters

I fucked my way up to the top - Lana Del Rey, Fucked My Way To The Top

Feeling so good. Looking so bad. - Rihanna, Rock Star 101

I’m little, but I’m coming for the crown - Lorde

I’m pretty when I cry - Lana Del Rey, Pretty When You Cry


Gurl, bye.

So what if I’m crazy? The best people are - Melanie Martinez, Mad Hatter

Everyone thinks that we’re perfect. Please don’t let them look through the curtains - Melanie Martinez, Dollhouse

My name’s Blurryface and I care what you think - Twenty One Pilots, Stressed Out

A little party never hurt no one, we were born to be free - Lana Del Rey, Art Deco

And you say I'm such a cliche I can't see the difference in it either way - The 1975, The Sound

I am not a white teeth teen - Lorde, White Teeth Teens

I got a hot sauce in my bag, swag - Beyoncé, Formation