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Fifteen years later, we still haven’t gotten that movie where Elle Woods gets elected president. But that doesn’t mean the character isn’t a national treasure worthy of being celebrated — and with that in mind, let’s look back on “Legally Blonde,” the classic comedy that became a sensation upon its July 13, 2001 release.

Of course, at the center of the whole movie was a star-cementing performance by Reese Witherspoon as Elle — a sorority sister who goes after her law degree and in the process reminds everyone that there’s no problem some pink and a smile can’t fix. The film was nominated for a Golden Globe for Best Comedy or Musical, Witherspoon was similarly nominated for Best Actress and the smash hit would go on to inspire everything from a sequel to a Broadway musical.

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As you do yourself a favor and revisit the classic, here are some memorable words of advice from Elle to live by.

If you feel homicidal, exercise!

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Pink will always be the new pink

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When you’re looking for love, don’t forget the bend and snap

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Keep your hair care simple

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15 years later, you made ‘Legally Blonde’ a classic

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