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The greatest quotes from Bridget Jones to guide us through modern life

Filming of Bridget Jones’s Baby may be well underway, but our hapless heroine has been dolling out wisdom via Helen Fielding’s brilliant books since 1996. Here, we find 16 moments when Bridget was right on the money.

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