Over the years, Jungkook has shown the world his immense growth as an artist and as an individual. From the naturally gifted 15-year-old with doe eyes full of wonder and a world of responsibility on his small shoulders to the global superstar he is today, Jungkook has shown the world that talent, humility, and a strong work ethic go hand in hand towards success.
Jungkook has shown us time and again that he is a deep thinker and someone who goes beyond the surface superficiality and connects to people on a very genuine level. His numerous sayings perfectly demonstrate his wisdom beyond his years, genuineness, and the empathy he feels for fans as well as those around him. Let’s take a look at some of his most inspiring sayings.
“My wish is for you to move on from relationships that aren’t equal, you deserve to be loved” -Jungkook.
Jungkook letting us know very clearly that there should never be any room for toxic or abusive relationships in anyone’s life. He himself has an extremely strong sense of self-worth, and he wishes that on others as well.
“Great Style is wearing anything you like regardless of gender” -Jungkook.
Jungkook, the most ardent advocate of genderless styles and clothing as he can frequently be seen wearing them, and he also promotes small brands that sell such clothing. He tells us in no few words that heteronormative gender roles/stereotypes are not his cup of tea.
“I can’t just tell you to gain strength no matter what, but I do wish that within the hard times that you face, you can find things that make you happy” -Jungkook.
The deep empathy that he feels can be seen from this quote, where he understands that asking people to be strong is harder said than done. But he hopes that through it all, everyone can find something to help them get through it all.
-How do you define cool?
“The standards for coolness are very different for each person. I am myself and you are you, but then to know how to respect and understand each other is what defines cool” – Jungkook.
Jungook’s beautiful sense of inclusivity once again shines through in this quote where he says, to each his own. Respect is paramount in a world full of diversity.
“You won’t understand the feeling of warmth if you’ve never experienced the cold” -Jungkook.
“If you’ve never been mad or sad you won’t understand what it’s like to feel happy” -Jungkook.
Being wiser than his years and saying that hard times are inevitable in life and that they make happiness even sweeter. It really makes you feel that he never takes anything in life for granted.
“I don’t really pay attention to things that have already happened. I think more about what I need right now” -Jungkook.
Jungkook’s maturity at such a young age is demonstrated by this quote which quite clearly states there’s no point in worrying about things beyond your control. The past is untouchable, but the present is something we have full control over. So do your best to take charge of your own destiny.
“For those of you who are working, no matter how frustrating, how tough, I hope you can overcome it and become an even stronger person” -Jungkook.
Perseverance and grit have always been some of Jungkook’s core qualities that have helped him throughout the years. He wants fans to realize that tough times can only make you stronger, as long as you don’t give up and face everything head-on.
“Someone can make a crack in your heart. I want to be someone who can be of comfort and support to you at that time.” -Jungkook.
His deep love for fans and willingness to always be there for them through thick and thin. When he says this, we know he means it, because he’s Jungkook.