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This Viral High School Yearbook Quote Will Inspire You

This Viral High School Yearbook Quote Will Inspire You

You may be surprised to learn that the latest content to go viral isn’t a funny video, but instead, a simple yearbook quote.

California high school senior Rafika Alami, 17, garnered the attention of the Internet with her sassy quote that was published in this year's Summit High School yearbook.

Alami’s quote, "Only reason I wear this is to give you females a chance," printed under her portrait, was quickly shared hundreds of thousands of times on Tumblr and on Twitter.

And what’s more is that the reaction on social media has been overwhelmingly positive.

Rafika Alami

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