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Dr. Seuss Quotes

35 of the best book quotes from Dr. Seuss
  1. #1
    “All those Nupboards in the Cupboards they’re good fun to have about. But that Nooth gush on my tooth brush...Him I could do without.”
  2. #2
    “Day
    Play
    We play all day.
    Night
    Fight
    We fight all night.”
    author
    Dr. Seuss
    book
    Hop On Pop
    concept
    Time
  3. #3
    “Try them, try them, and you may! Try them and you may, I say.”
  4. #4
    “I do not like green eggs and ham. I do not like them, Sam-I-Am.”
  5. #5
    “So, open your mouth, lad! For every voice counts!”
  6. #6
    “A book is just like life and anything can change.”
  7. #7
    “It’s not about what it is, it’s about what it can become.”
  8. #8
    “You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.”
  9. #9
    “From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!”
  10. #10
    “Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.”
  11. #11
    “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”
  12. #12
    “Kid, you’ll move mountains! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting. So get on your way!”
  13. #13
    “The sun did not shine. It was too wet to play. So we sat in the house. All that cold, cold, wet day.”
  14. #14
    “It is fun to have fun
    But you have to know how.”
  15. #15
    “I know it is wet and the sun is not sunny, but we can have lots of good fun that is funny.”
  16. #16
    “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!”
  17. #17
    “And will you succeed? Yes! You will, indeed! (98 and 3/4 percent guaranteed.)”
  18. #18
    “So all we could do was to Sit! Sit! Sit! Sit! And we did not like it. Not one little bit.”
  19. #19
    “He should not be here, ” said the fish in the pot. “he should not be here when your mother is not.”
  20. #20
    He said, “Do I like this? Oh, no! I do not.”
  21. #21
    “And this mess is so big And so deep and so tall, We cannot pick it up. There is no way at all!”
  22. #22
    “I am the Lorax who speaks for the trees, which you seem to be chopping as fast as you please!”
  23. #23
    “A tree falls the way it leans. Be careful which way you lean.”
    author
    Dr. Seuss
    book
    The Lorax
    concept
    Trees
  24. #24
    “And then something went BUMP! How that bump made us jump!”
  25. #25
    “Don’t give up! I believe in you all. A person’s a person, no matter how small!”
  26. #26
    “You’re on your own. And you know what you know. And you are the one who’ll decide where to go.”
  27. #27
    “I will NOT go away. I do NOT wish to go!”
  28. #28
    “Today you are you, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is youer than you.”
  29. #29
    “A lot of good tricks. I will show them to you. Your mother Will not mind at all if I do.”
  30. #30
    “ASAP. Whatever that means. It must mean, ‘Act swiftly awesome pachyderm!”
  31. #31
    “Then Sally and I Did not know what to say. Our mother was out of the house for the day.”
  32. #32
    “You will like these two things,” Said the cat with a bow.
  33. #33
    “Now look what you did!” Said the fish to the cat. “Now look at this house!”
  34. #34
    “But I like to be here. Oh, I like it a lot!”
  35. #35
    “Now, the Star-Belly Sneetches had bellies with stars. The Plain-Belly Sneetches had none upon thars.”
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