Few sitcom characters are as instantly beloved as Parks and Recreation's Ron Swanson. A lot of that love is due to the incredible performance of Nick Offerman: he makes Ron one part gruff outdoorsman, one part sage philosopher, and all parts hilarious. As anyone who's met the actor can attest to, Nick Offerman is basically Ron Swanson in real life. His fictional alter ego knew his way around a quip, but these hilarious Nick Offerman quotes prove the real man is just as funny.
Beyond the funny things Nick Offerman has said, though, or posted on Instagram, you'll find some nuggets of real wisdom. From tips on how to correctly drink moonshine to his thoughts on love, Offerman has proven himself to be the comedic guru the world needs right now.
These quotes will make you love Nick Offerman more than you already do - if that's even possible.
1. Why Even Ask?Photo: flickr / CC0
2. He Has His Priorities StraightPhoto: BuzzFeed Partner / Pinterest
3. Drinking Lessons At Their FinestPhoto: Metaweb / GNU Free Documentation License
4. Adorable And Scary At The Same TimePhoto: Metaweb / GNU Free Documentation License
5. Nick Offerman: The SparkNotes EditionPhoto: flickr / CC0
6. The Best Dating Advice Of All TimePhoto: Wikimedia Commons / CC-BY