Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!

Today is Dr. Seuss‘ 113th birthday! The author, also known as Theodor Seuss Geisel, was the creator of many nonsensical works like The Cat in the Hat, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, and Horton Hears a WhoWe’ve loved his tales since childhood and grew up reciting the funny rhymes he created. To honor his birthday and the work that has outlived him, here are 10 quotes we loved from Dr. Seuss. 

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1) “And will you succeed? Yes you will indeed! (98 and 3/4 percent guaranteed).”

2) “Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.”

3) “Why fit in when you were born to stand out?”

4) “You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.”

5) “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”

6) “Think left and think right and think low and think high. Oh, the things you can think up if only you try!”

7) “Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it’s a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope.”

8) “You’ll be on your way up! You’ll be seeing great sights! You’ll join the high fliers who soar to high heights.”

9) “You’re on your own. And you know what you know. And you are the one who’ll decide where to go.”

10) “Today you are you, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is youer than you.”


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