Quotes That Describe 2020 – The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

Quotes That Describe 2020

How best to describe 2020? It is the year of the pandemic, the year of face masks, hand sanitizers, but also the year of self-discovery.

Many people realized that their jobs are not important after all and that the jobs that society really relies on are some of the most under-payed and underappreciated of all of the jobs.

Waste collectors, shop assistants, delivery people, and of course nurses are just some of them and 2020 really put them in the spotlight. Apart from that and some clapping on the balconies, nothing is going to change for these professions of course.

Quotes That Describe 2020
What else will 2020 bring?

They’ll still be going to work not knowing if they’ll have enough protection gear that day or if they’ll get enough shifts that week to put food on the table for their families.

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Here are some of the best quotes that I could find that describe 2020!

Quotes That Describe 2020

“2020 was the year I bought a gallon of hand sanitizer.”
― Steven Magee

“You don’t need 20/20 vision to see that 2020 is a giant caca burrito getting forced down our throats.”
― Stewart Stafford

“Ignorance does not make you fireproof when the world is burning.”
― Nelou Keramati

“2020 was the year of obsessive hand washing.”
― Steven Magee

Quotes That Describe 2020

“If everything didn’t happen the way it happened this year, then think about it, everything would just be the same. And there’s something very wrong with that thought. It wasn’t supposed to remain the same, going on and on in an endless hum drum motion, repeating all the old rhythms, living in all the old lies, playing back all the same voices in the mind. It needed to end. Something needed to be over. Something new needs to take its place.”
― C. JoyBell C.

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“2020 was the year we all regressed back to the 1800’s and became fearful of killer viruses.”
― Steven Magee

“Time and again we hope for better leaders, but all too often those hopes are dashed. The reason, says Professor Keltner, is that power causes people to lose the kindness and modesty that got them elected, or they never possessed those sterling qualities in the first place. In a hierarchically organized society, the Machiavellis are one step ahead. They have the ultimate secret weapon to defeat their competition. They’re shameless.”
― Rutger Bregman

“I find it astonishing that in 2020, a smile or a hug has become an act of revolution.”
― Kara D. Spain

Quotes That Describe 2020

“This is a country that cancels elections and offers you, two senile rapists, as a choice for president. Lower your expectations. California is beautiful. Look at how beautiful where you live is. look at how beautiful your yard is. Look at how beautiful the weather is….”
― Dylan Ratigan

“The truth about angry and aggressive policing came out in 2020.”
― Steven Magee

“This is the year 2020. We use the idea of 2020 to represent clear vision forward. We also use the idea of 2020 to talk about clear vision backward; 2020 hindsight. So the idea is that we’re smack in the middle of the idea of the past and the future. And 2020 represents our opportunity to really see clearly what we’ve chosen in the past and really apply that clearly to what we prefer in the future.”
― Darryl Anka

“2020… Many households went from, “It’s great to get this time together!” to, “Why are you chewing so loud?”
― Steve Maraboli

Quotes That Describe 2020

“A lot of people have seen the futility of their lives, constantly ripped off by the banks, employed by the slaver corporations, lied to by politicians, manipulated by social media, spied on by everyone else…”
― Anonymous

“2020 will go down in history for many things. Some of us may have found our niche, some may have loved and some of us may have also lost but 2020 came to also remind us why we should always show love and appreciation to the people around us while we still have the chance.”
― Hopal Green

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“The world is being built up by greedy people wanting higher towers and then there’s a war or a hurricane or a tsunami or a virus or a financial collapse happening to put things in balance.
This has happened all through history and humankind survives and moves on.
This is not an exception: this is a rule;
and you are not granted to stay here, that is not your right. You were handed a gift of walking here for a little while, breathing the air, feeling things, but did you say thank you? Ever? Or just took for granted, carried life like a burden and now you’re being angry because suddenly things outside of your control are threatening your peace?
Why do you let your peace depend on things outside of your control in the first place?”
– Charlotte Eriksson

“I grew up as a democrat so I always thought that it was just half the govt that was evil. But now of course I’m a little bit more of a grown-up and I understand that it’s actually one-party rule – and its professional wrestling.”
― Jimmy Dore

Quotes That Describe 2020

“2020 was by far the most interesting year that I experienced in the USA.”
― Steven Magee

“No matter whom the people elect, you always get JP Morgan and Goldman Sachs in charge. The shit going on is unbelievable. All to save massively overpriced assets.”
― Anonymous

“My words for all of you who need to feel motivated. Let this year – 2020 – be a learning curve in our life’s trajectory. A year in which we reset the priorities of our life. Our health, family, and personal growth should always take the topmost position among our priorities. We must practice equality in thought, word, and action without being biased towards any community, religion, or skin color. We must follow the principles of co-existence in life and stay committed to them. Our lives must be a testament to continuous learning. And we must take utmost care of this planet – our mother earth – if we want future generations to stay here.
These words are especially meant for all students in the world. And for those students who have passed out or who are about to pass out in 2020.”
― Avijeet Das

“You’re taught to “be grateful” for everything. But have you ever been taught to “be grateful” for yourself? In 2020, be grateful for yourself. Make that a promise.”
― C. JoyBell C.

Quotes That Describe 2020

“BBC to axe 450 newsroom jobs… That’s because all mainstream media again, they are all repiping the same power structure information and propaganda. So they don’t need reporters…”
― Dane Wigington

“Do CEOs act like jerks because they are jerks, or because the language of management will create a jerk of anyone eventually?”
― Molly Young

“The Republican Party greatly appreciate your support of a very shady billionaire in 2020.”
― Steven Magee


“2020; We marked the dawn of a new decade by viciously and malevolently hammering humanity.”
― Nilantha Ilangamuwa

Quotes That Describe 2020

“Let’s make 2020 a Year of Upliftment,
Not only for ourselves, but for our fellowmen.”
― Charmaine J. Forde

“Change!
You deserve a better you.”
― Anthony T. Hincks

“Well, you know, I love to read. Actually, I’m looking at a book, I’m reading a book, I’m trying to get started.”
― Donald J. Trump

2020 Memes

If 2020 was good for anything, it was good for the memes. Here are some 2020 memes that I found funny.

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2020 surprise me by: u/usernamef—ingtaken

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