"Barney is character on the sitcom How I Met Your Mother, played by Neil Patrick Harris. He is also one of the most important pop culture philosophers since The Beatles and Lisa Simpson.
Sure he’s a womanizing, self centered jerk who likes girls with daddy issues. But he’s also a good friend, and a man who knows how to suit up and seize life by the balls and shake it.
Barney’s shared many nuggets of wisdom over the 5 seasons of the show, but it’s really his enthusiasm and his firm grasp of the power of his own mind as the deciding factor in his destiny that I love.
Barney’s wisest words : “When I get sad, I stop being sad and be awesome instead! True story!” "