19 Marie Kondo Quotes to Use as Instagram Captions

The queen of tidying up sure has plenty words of wisdom—many of which make for excellent Instagram captions. While you're in the process of bidding adieu to your belongings that don't "spark joy," use one of the 19 quotes below to capture the moment on your feed:

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For those post-break-up photos (with either a friend or S.O.) where you're looking fly:

"Keep only those things that speak to your heart. Then take the plunge and discard all the rest."

-Marie Kondo

"To truly cherish the things that are important to you, you must first discard those that have outlived their purpose."

-Marie Kondo

The best way to find out what we really need is to find out what we really don't.

-Marie Kondo

"Never discard anything without saying thank you and good-bye."

-Marie Kondo

"Don't worry about throwing away too much. There will come a moment when you know what is just right."

-Marie Kondo


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When your clean bedroom is worthy of an Urban Outfitters campaign:

"Everyone needs a sanctuary."

-Marie Kondo


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For when you're chowing down on an amazing meal or dessert:

"Does this spark joy?"

-Marie Kondo


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For an inspiration post, or a photo of you alone in nature:

The question of what you want to own is actually the question of how you want to live your life.

-Marie Kondo

"Follow your intuition and all will be well."

-Marie Kondo


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When you're feeling Emo:

"It is not our memories, but the person we have become because of those past experiences that we should treasure."

-Marie Kondo

"There are two reasons we can't let go: an attachment to the past or a fear for the future."

-Marie Kondo

"Can you place your hand on your heart and swear that you are happy when surrounded by so much stuff that you don't even remember what's there?"

-Marie Kondo

"Everything you own wants to be of use to you."

-Marie Kondo

 

For those last day of school photos:

"Have gratitude for the things you're discarding. By giving gratitude, you're giving closure to the relationship with that object and by doing so, it becomes a lot easier to let go."

-Marie Kondo

 

For those post-gym selfies:

"We can only transform our lives if we sincerely want to. Small changes transform our lives."

-Marie Kondo


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For photos with your BFFs

"Cherish the things you love. Cherish Yourself."

-Marie Kondo


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When your desk or locker is looking cute as can be:

"Tidying is the tool, not the final destination."

-Marie Kondo

"Clutter is caused by failure to return things to where they belong."

-Marie Kondo


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When you're being studious at the library:

"The moment you first encounter a particular book is the right time to read it."

-Marie Kondo


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