The Adult Swim series defies the idea that cartoons are for kids. The animated series is hilariously funny, yes, but it’s also unexpectedly insightful, wise, and philosophical, offering thoughtful commentary on everything from the human condition to love to just why we keep dogs as pets…

Watch the The Philosophy of Rick and Morty – Wisecrack Edition here: rick morty.gif

In these short, brutal lives, he argues, all we can really do is find joy in the simple things. Like television. Like Rick and Morty

“Nobody exists on purpose. Nobody belongs anywhere.”

On School: “It’s not a place for smart people.”

“Existence is pain!”

“Sometimes science is more art than science.”

“Love is just a chemical reaction…”

“It’s your choice to take this personally.”

“…That’s how we grow as people.”

“Don’t think about it.”

“I thought the whole point of having a dog was to feel superior.”

“There’s always another pawn shop.”


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