‘Modern Family:’ Here Are Some ‘Inspirational’ Phil’s-Osphy Quotes to Get You Through These Trying Times

by Jeremy Spirogis
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The world can’t be that terrible if Phil Dunphy is in it. Although the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic would possibly’ve left Modern Family followers feeling a bit distant, there are some quotes from Phil’s-Osophy that’ll assist them really feel proper at house. Here are a number of of our favorites. 

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‘Never be afraid to reach for the stars because even if you fall, you’ll all the time be sporting a Parentchute’

TM. Although households could also be social distancing proper now, there are nonetheless methods to attach with each other. For Haley Dunphy away in school, that meant video chatting along with her mother and her sister. For Jay Pritchett and his brother, meaning calling to want one another a contented birthday. 

‘If you’re ever in a jam, a crayon scrunched up below your nostril makes faux mustache’

Whether you’re searching for one thing inventive to do or simply trying to shake up your zoom conferences, Phil Dunphy suggests disguise. One one that is aware of all about dressing up, although, is Cam. Before he labored as a soccer coach, Cam was an expert clown. (But, as he would say, as soon as a clown, all the time a clown.”

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‘When life provides you lemonade, make lemons. Life might be all “what?”’

This is unquestionably a kind of “when life gives you lemons” moments, or somewhat “life gives you lemonade.” For Alex Dunphy, although, her “life gives you lemons” second was when she didn’t get into Havard. She did, nevertheless, find yourself going to Caltech, graduating on the prime of her class, and touchdown a fairly candy job along with her mentor and Haley’s ex-boyfriend, Dr. Arvin Fennerman. 

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The Cast of ABC’s Award-winning Series, ‘Modern Family’ | Peter “Hopper” Stone/Walt Disney Television by way of Getty Images

‘The most amazing things that can happen to a human being will happen to you if you just lower your expectations’

Although it’s vital to remain optimistic, Phil Dunphy means that typically, a constructive perspective simply comes from having tremendous low hopes. There was one time when Phil wished an iPad for his birthday and Claire promised she’d get one for him. 

Because she overslept, she couldn’t get him one and out of disappointment Phil heads to the batting cages the place one other set of unlucky surprises happen. After mainly giving up on having a contented birthday, Luke and Claire handle to get him an iPad, proving that needs do come true… typically. 

‘Always look people in the eye. Even if they’re blind. Just say, ‘I’m wanting you within the eye.’

This is a favourite quote of Ty Burell, the actor behind the fun-loving Dunphy dad. During the group’s interview with ABC News, Burell quoted this Phil’s-Osophy, as the remainder of the forged members shared their ideas on the sequence coming to an in depth. 

After 11 seasons and a handful of Emmy Awards, Modern Family stated its “Modern Goodbye,” incomes its place as one of the vital standard sitcoms in tv historical past. Don’t fear, although. Their porch mild is all the time on (and loads of episodes can be found for binge-watching on streaming platforms like Hulu.) 

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