We turn to Selena Gomez for a lot of things: style inspiration, confidence-boosting tips, and beauty ideas – but we also listen when she has advice to share. The singer is pretty private about her personal life, but she's never afraid to tell us how she's learned and grown over the years, which we totally love.
In honor of Sel's 23rd birthday today, we're taking a look back on some of the wisest words she's ever shared, plus the touching lyrics that always stay with us.
Click through the gallery to experience Selena's most inspirational lyrics and quotes ever. Then, make sure to wish her a very happy birthday by commenting below.