Most of us are always eager to attend a good party, but sometimes it takes a little extra push to get off the couch, change out of your comfy sweats, and actually get to said event. In case the idea of gift bags and hours of dancing aren’t enough to get you up and at ‘em, there are a few quotes that may help get you in the party mood.

“Life is the best party I’ve ever been invited to.” – Arlene Francis

“Never miss a party…good for the nerves — like celery.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald

“Drink and dance and laugh and lie, Love, the reeling midnight through, For tomorrow we shall die! (But alas, we never do.) – Dorothy Parker

“The most important parties to attend are the ones you aren’t invited to.” – Blair Waldorf, Gossip Girl

“That’s what life is all about: let’s have a party. Let’s have it tonight.” – Lilly Pulitzer

“Never be the first to arrive at a party or the last to go home; and never, never be both.” – David Brown

“Parties are the nightly ritual of the sophisticated society.” – Dominick Dunne

“Live to work. Work to party. Party to live.” – Yevgen Reztsov

“One cannot have too large a party. A large party secures its own amusement.” – Jane Austen

“If you’re not invited to the party, throw your own.” – Diahann Carroll

“A little party never hurt nobody.” – Fergie

“I have a social disease. I have to go out every night. If I stay home one night, I start spreading rumors to my dogs.” – Andy Warhol

“Hear no evil, speak no evil, and you won’t be invited to cocktail parties.” – Oscar Wilde

“Darling, it wouldn’t be a party without you.” – Anonymous

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