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  1. Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.


  2. You know you're in love when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.


  3. The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.


  4. Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.




  5. Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is Youer than You.


  6. How did it get so late so soon? Its night before its afternoon. December is here before its June. My goodness how the time has flewn. How did it get so late so soon?


  7. I meant what I said and I said what I meant.


  8. You're off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, So... get on your way!


  9. I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.


  10. Think left and think right and think low and think high. Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try!


  11. From there to here, and here to there, funny things are everywhere.


  12. You have brains in your head.You have feet in your shoes.You can steer yourselfAny direction you choose.


  13. Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting. So... get on your way.


  14. Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who matter don't mind, and those that mind, don't matter.


  15. If things start happening, don't worry, don't stew, just go right along and you'll start happening too.

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  16. Today was good. Today was fun. Tomorrow is another one.


  17. A person's a person, no matter how small.


  18. You're in pretty good shape for the shape you are in.


  19. Adults are obsolete children.


  20. Maybe Christmas, the Grinch thought, doesn't come from a store.


  21. Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment, until it becomes a memory.


  22. You can get help from teachers, but you are going to have to learn a lot by yourself, sitting alone in a room.


  23. I start drawing, and eventually the characters involve themselves in a situation. Then in the end, I go back and try to cut out most of the preachments.


  24. I’m glad we had the times together just to laugh and sing a song, seems like we just got started and then before you know it, the times we had together were gone.

    • life

  25. I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it's a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope. Which is what I do, and that enables you to laugh at life's realities.

    • imagination

  26. I have heard there are troubles of more than one kind. Some come from ahead and some come from behind. But I've bought a big bat. I'm all ready you see. Now my troubles are going to have troubles with me!


  27. Fun is good.


  28. All alone! Whether you like it or not, alone is something you’ll be quite a lot.


  29. Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It is not. And will you succeed? Yes indeed, yes indeed! Ninety-eight and three-quarters percent guaranteed!

    • wisdom

  30. Preachers in pulpits talked about what a great message is in the book. No matter what you do, somebody always imputes meaning into your books.




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  1. Picture quote by Dr. Seuss about funny

    From there to here, and here to there, funny things are everywhere.


  2. Picture quote by Dr. Seuss about moment

    Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until becomes a memory.


  3. Picture quote by Dr. Seuss about destiny

    Why fit in when you we born to stand out?


  4. Picture quote by Dr. Seuss about simple

    Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.


  5. Picture quote by Dr. Seuss about moment

    Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory


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    Don’t cry because it's over, smile because it happened


  7. Picture quote by Dr. Seuss about self

    Today you are you, that is truer that true. There is no one alive who is youer that you !


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What are the best wisdom quotes by Dr. Seuss?


    Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.

    • wisdom

    Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.

    • life

    Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It is not. And will you succeed? Yes indeed, yes indeed! Ninety-eight and three-quarters percent guaranteed!

    • wisdom

    If you keep your eyes open enough, oh, the stuff you will learn. Oh, the most wonderful stuff.

    • wisdom

    Words and pictures are yin and yang. Married, they produce a progeny more interesting than either parent. Be awesome! Be a book nut!

    • wisdom

    They say I’m old-fashioned, and live in the past, but sometimes I think progress progresses too fast!

    • wisdom

    There’s no limit to how much you’ll know, depending how far beyond zebra you go.

    • wisdom

    It’s not about what it is, it’s about what it can become.

    • wisdom

    It is better to know how to learn than to know.

    • wisdom

    In my world, everyone’s a pony and they all eat rainbows and poop butterflies!

    • wisdom

    I’m telling you this ‘cause you’re one of my friends. My alphabet starts where your alphabet ends!


    You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut. Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.

    • wisdom

    You’re on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the guy who will decide where to go.

    • wisdom

    It’s a troublesome world. All the people who are in it are troubled with troubles almost every minute. You ought to be thankful, a whole heaping lot, for the places and people you’re lucky you’re not.

    • wisdom

    Oh, the things you can find if you don’t stay behind!

    • wisdom

    Simple it’s not, I am afraid you will find, for a mind-maker-upper to make up his mind.

    • wisdom

    Reading can take you places you have never been before.


    Step with care and great tact, and remember that Life's a Great Balancing Act.

    • life

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What are the best life quotes by Dr. Seuss?


    Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.

    • wisdom

    Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.

    • life

    Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is Youer than You.

    • comedy

    I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it's a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope. Which is what I do, and that enables you to laugh at life's realities.

    • imagination

    I’m glad we had the times together just to laugh and sing a song, seems like we just got started and then before you know it, the times we had together were gone.

    • life

    So be sure when you step, step with care and great tact. And remember that life is a great balancing act.

    • life

    A book is just like life and anything can change.

    • life

    Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living. It’s a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope. Which is what I do. And that enables you to laugh at life’s realities.

    • life

    In the places I go there are things that I see that I never could spell if I stopped with the Z.

    • life

    You are you. Now, isn’t that pleasant?

    • life

    Today is gone. Today was fun. Tomorrow is another one.


    You’re in pretty good shape for the shape you are in. I have heard there are troubles of more than one kind. Some come from ahead and some come from behind. But I’ve bought a big bat. I’m all ready you see. Now my troubles are going to have troubles with me!

    • life

    I speak for the trees!


    With your head full of brains and your shoes full of feet, you’re too smart to go down any not-so-good street.

    • life

    Life’s too short to wake up with regrets. So love the people who treat you right, forgive the ones who don’t and believe that everything happens for a reason. If you get a chance, take it. If it changes your life, let it. Nobody said it’d be easy, they just promised it would be worth it.

    • life

    I’m sorry to say so but, sadly it’s true that bang-ups and hang-ups can happen to you.

    • life

    Step with care and great tact, and remember that Life's a Great Balancing Act.

    • life

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What are the best books quotes by Dr. Seuss?


    The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.

    • education

    Words and pictures are yin and yang. Married, they produce a progeny more interesting than either parent. Be awesome! Be a book nut!

    • wisdom

    A book is just like life and anything can change.

    • life

    You can find magic wherever you look. Sit back and relax, all you need is a book.

    • reading

    I can read in red. I can read in blue. I can read in pickle color too.

    • reading

    Virtually every page is a cliffhanger – you’ve got to force them to turn it.

    • reading

    You have to be a speedy reader because there’s so so much to read.

    • reading

    You really can’t teach reading as a science. Love gets mixed up in it.

    • reading

    ‘The Lorax’ book was intended to be propaganda.


    I stay out of politics because if I begin thinking too much about politics, I’ll probably… drop writing children’s books and become a political cartoonist again.


    You're never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read to a child.

    • reading

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What are the best reading quotes by Dr. Seuss?


    The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.

    • education

    Words and pictures are yin and yang. Married, they produce a progeny more interesting than either parent. Be awesome! Be a book nut!

    • wisdom

    You can find magic wherever you look. Sit back and relax, all you need is a book.

    • reading

    I can read in red. I can read in blue. I can read in pickle color too.

    • reading

    Virtually every page is a cliffhanger – you’ve got to force them to turn it.

    • reading

    You have to be a speedy reader because there’s so so much to read.

    • reading

    You really can’t teach reading as a science. Love gets mixed up in it.

    • reading

    Reading can take you places you have never been before.

    • reading

    You're never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read to a child.

    • reading

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What are the best motivational quotes by Dr. Seuss?


    Think and wonder, wonder and think.


    Why fit in when you were born to stand out?

    • inspirational

    Whenever things go a bit sour in a job I’m doing, I always tell myself, 'You can do better than this.'

    • inspirational

    It is opener, out there, in the wide, open air.

    • motivational

    Things may happen and often do to people as brainy and footsy as you.

    • motivational

    Oh, the things you can find if you don’t stay behind!

    • wisdom

    Kid, you’ll move mountains! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting. So get on your way!


    Everything stinks till it’s finished.

    • motivational

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So be sure when you step, step with care and great tact. And remember that life is a great balancing act.

  • life

When at last we are sure, You've been properly pilled, Then a few paper forms, Must be properly filled. So that you and your heirs, May be properly billed.


Today I shall behave as if this is the day I will be remembered.


Think and wonder, wonder and think.

  • motivational



Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it


I’m afraid sometimes you’ll play lonely games too, games you can’t win because you’ll play against you.


Only you can control your future.


They say I’m old-fashioned, and live in the past, but sometimes I think progress progresses too fast!

  • wisdom

If you keep your eyes open enough, oh, the stuff you will learn. Oh, the most wonderful stuff.

  • wisdom

I know, up on top you are seeing great sights, but down here at the bottom we, too, should have rights.


There’s no limit to how much you’ll know, depending how far beyond zebra you go.

  • wisdom

It’s not about what it is, it’s about what it can become.

  • wisdom

In my world, everyone’s a pony and they all eat rainbows and poop butterflies!

  • wisdom

Whenever things go a bit sour in a job I’m doing, I always tell myself, 'You can do better than this.'

  • inspirational

I’m telling you this ‘cause you’re one of my friends. My alphabet starts where your alphabet ends!

  • friends

It is better to know how to learn than to know.

  • wisdom

A book is just like life and anything can change.

  • life

You make 'em, I amuse 'em.


Why fit in when you were born to stand out?

  • inspirational

When beetles fight these battles in a bottle with their paddles and the bottle's on a poodle and the poodle's eating noodles... ...they call this a muddle puddle tweetle poodle beetle noodle bottle paddle battle.


Words and pictures are yin and yang. Married, they produce a progeny more interesting than either parent. Be awesome! Be a book nut!

  • wisdom

Hollywood is not suited for me, and I am not suited for it.


If you’d never been born, then you might be an Isn’t! An Isn’t has no fun at all. No, he didn’t.

  • fun

With your head full of brains and your shoes full of feet, you’re too smart to go down any not-so-good street.

  • life

Just tell yourself, Duckie, you’re really quite lucky.

  • inspirational

Simple it’s not, I am afraid you will find, for a mind-maker-upper to make up his mind.

  • wisdom

It is fun to have fun, but you have to know how.

  • fun

You’re on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the guy who will decide where to go.

  • wisdom

Sometimes, when I see my granddaughters make small discoveries of their own, I wish I were a child.


Virtually every page is a cliffhanger – you’ve got to force them to turn it.

  • reading

You’re in pretty good shape for the shape you are in. I have heard there are troubles of more than one kind. Some come from ahead and some come from behind. But I’ve bought a big bat. I’m all ready you see. Now my troubles are going to have troubles with me!

  • life

‘The Lorax’ book was intended to be propaganda.

  • books

So, open your mouth, lad! For every voice counts!


Why are they sad and glad and bad? I do not know, go ask your dad.


Kid, you’ll move mountains! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting. So get on your way!

  • mountain

I can read in red. I can read in blue. I can read in pickle color too.

  • reading

Reading can take you places you have never been before.

  • reading

You do not like them. So you say. Try them! Try them! And you may!


Remember me and smile, for it’s better to forget than to remember me and cry.


Everything stinks till it’s finished.

  • motivational

You really can’t teach reading as a science. Love gets mixed up in it.

  • reading

We are all a little weird and life’s a little weird, and when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall in mutual weirdness and call it love.


You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut. Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.

  • wisdom

It’s a troublesome world. All the people who are in it are troubled with troubles almost every minute. You ought to be thankful, a whole heaping lot, for the places and people you’re lucky you’re not.

  • wisdom

Teeth are always in style.


I stay out of politics because if I begin thinking too much about politics, I’ll probably… drop writing children’s books and become a political cartoonist again.

  • politicvs

Life’s too short to wake up with regrets. So love the people who treat you right, forgive the ones who don’t and believe that everything happens for a reason. If you get a chance, take it. If it changes your life, let it. Nobody said it’d be easy, they just promised it would be worth it.

  • life

Children want the same things we want. To laugh, to be challenged, to be entertained, and delighted.

  • children

I know it is wet and the sun is not sunny, but we can have lots of good fun that is funny

  • fun

And he, he himself…the Grinch…carved the roast-beast!


I like nonsense; it wakes up the brain cells.

  • imagination

Read. Travel. Read. Ask. Read. Learn. Read. Connect. Read.


Look at me! Look at me! Look at me NOW! It is fun to have fun, but you have to know how. If things start happening, don’t worry, don’t stew, just go right along and you’ll start happening too.

  • future

I’m sorry to say so but, sadly it’s true that bang-ups and hang-ups can happen to you.

  • life

Things may happen and often do to people as brainy and footsy as you.

  • motivational

You have to be a speedy reader because there’s so so much to read.

  • reading

If you never did you should. These things are fun and fun is good.


Congratulations! Today is your day!


What it really said to me is how hard the people at our school work, … All of our employees who work here are working hard to do what’s right for our kids.

  • people

The people that mind don’t matter, and the people that matter don’t mind.

  • people

The main problem with writing in verse is, if your fourth line doesn't come out right, you've got to throw four lines away and figure out a whole new way to attack the problem. So the mortality rate is terrific.


The problem with writing a book in verse is, to be successful, it has to sound like you knocked it off on a rainy Friday afternoon. It has to sound easy. When you can do it, it helps tremendously because it’s a thing that forces kids to read on. You have this unconsummated feeling if you stop.


So the writer who breeds more words than he needs, is making a chore for the reader who reads.

  • education

Oh, what a day. I will make it a holiday.


Bump! Bump! Bump! Did you ever ride a wump? We have a Wump with just one hump. But, we know a man called Mr. Gump. Mr Gump has a seven hump Wump. So... if you Bump! Bump! Just jump on the hump on the Wump of Gump.


I am weird, you are weird. Everyone in this world is weird. One day two people come together in mutual weirdness and fall in love.

  • love

I speak for the trees!

  • nature

I've heard there are troubles of more than one kind; some come from ahead, and some come from behind. But I've brought a big bat. I'm all ready, you see; now my troubles are going to have troubles with me!


Things are never quite as scary when you’ve got a best friend.

  • friends

You can find magic wherever you look. Sit back and relax, all you need is a book.

  • reading

I was saving the name of 'Geisel' for the Great American Novel.


Step with care and great tact, and remember that Life's a Great Balancing Act.

  • life

Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living. It’s a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope. Which is what I do. And that enables you to laugh at life’s realities.

  • life

Being crazy isn’t enough.


Oh, the things you can find if you don’t stay behind!

  • wisdom

Christmas doesn’t come from a store, maybe Christmas perhaps means a little bit more.

  • christmas

It is opener, out there, in the wide, open air.

  • motivational

'The Lorax' book was intended to be propaganda.

  • book

I am not a consecutive writer.


Fiction is my addiction.


Today is gone. Today was fun. Tomorrow is another one.

  • fun

You are you. Now, isn’t that pleasant?

  • life

In the places I go there are things that I see that I never could spell if I stopped with the Z.

  • life

He who makes a beast out of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.


You're never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read to a child.

  • reading

My uncle ordered popoversfrom the restaurant's bill of fare.And, when they were served,he regarded them with a penetrating stare.Then he spoke great words of wisdomas he sat there on that chair:To eat these things, said my uncle,You must exercise great care.You may swallow down what's solid,but you must spit out the air!And as you partake of the world's bill of fare,that's darned good advice to follow.Do a lot of spitting out the hot air.And be careful what you swallow.


Every once in a while, I get mad. 'The Lorax' came out of my being angry. The ecology books I'd read were dull... In 'The Lorax,' I was out to attack what I think are evil things and let the chips fall where they might.


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When was Dr. Seuss birthday? Dr. Seuss was born on March 2, 1904.

Who is Dr. Seuss? Some facts about Dr. Seuss from biography. Theodor Seuss Geisel was born 2 March 1904 in Springfield, MA. He graduated Dartmouth College in 1925, and proceeded on to Oxford University with the intent of acquiring a doctorate in literature. At Oxford he met Helen Palmer, who he wed in 1927. He returned from Europe in 1927, and began working f... Read more about Dr. Seuss on Wikipedia or watch videos with quotes from Dr. Seuss on YouTube. Browse a lot of books about Dr. Seuss on Amazon to get more reference.

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