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21 Quotes from Dr. Seuss Books

Dr. Seuss is the favorite of many children and adults alike. His books are some of the most memorable that we ever read. Because of this, whenever one of them are made into a film, it is successful no matter how poorly done it is.

The following are 21 quotes directly out of Dr. Seuss books. I hope you enjoy.


You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You're on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who'll decide where to go...
Dr. Seuss, Oh, the Places You'll Go!
A person's a person, no matter how small.
Dr. Seuss, Horton Hears a Who!
Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, / Nothing is going to get better. It's not.
Dr. Seuss, The Lorax
From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!
Dr. Seuss, One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish
I meant what i said and i said what i meant. An elephant's faithful one-hundred percent!
Dr. Seuss, Horton Hears a Who!
So be sure when you step, Step with care and great tact. And remember that life's A Great Balancing Act. And will you succeed? Yes! You will, indeed! (98 and ¾ percent guaranteed) Kid, you'll move mountains.
Dr. Seuss, Oh, the Places You'll Go!
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
Dr. Seuss, I Can Read With My Eyes Shut!
And the Grinch, with his Grinch-feet ice cold in the snow, stood puzzling and puzzling, how could it be so? It came without ribbons. It came without tags. It came without packages, boxes or bags. And he puzzled and puzzled 'till his puzzler was sore. Then the Grinch thought of something he hadn't before. What if Christmas, he thought, doesn't come from a store. What if Christmas, perhaps, means a little bit more.
Dr. Seuss, How the Grinch Stole Christmas!
Look at me! / Look at me! / Look at me NOW! / It is fun to have fun / But you have to know how.
Dr. Seuss, The Cat in the Hat (Deluxe Edition)
I know, up on top you are seeing great sights, but down here at the bottom we, too, should have rights.
Dr. Seuss, Yertle the Turtle and Gertrude McFuzz
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