Dr. Seuss Quotes From Books For Kids, Teachers and Love

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Dr. Seuss quotes that really need your inspiration on success. Theodor Seuss “Ted” Geisel was an American children’s author, political cartoonist, illustrator, poet, animator, screenwriter, and filmmaker. He is known for his work writing and illustrating more than 60 books under the pen name Dr. Seuss In this article we collect and share 100+ Dr. Seuss Quotes For you.

100+ Dr. Seuss Quotes

You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. ― Dr. Seuss

 

Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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

 

Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you! ― Dr. Seuss

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dr Seuss quotes love

You’re on your own, and you know what you know. And YOU are the guy who’ll decide where to go. ― Dr. Seus

 

And when you’re in a Slump you’re not in for much fun. Un-slumping yourself is not easily done. ― Dr. Seuss

 

It’s not about what it is. It’s about what it can become. – Dr. Seuss

 

From there to here, and here to there, funny things are everywhere. ― Dr. Seuss

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dr Seuss quotes for kids

It’s the opener, out there, in the wide, open air. ― Dr. Seuss

 

Oh the things you can find, if you don’t stay behind!  – Dr. Seuss

 

Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not. – Dr. Seuss

 

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

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dr Seuss quotes from books

Maybe Christmas, the Grinch thought, doesn’t come from a store. ― Dr. Seuss

 

Congratulations! Today is your day! – Dr. Seuss

 

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. ― Dr. Seuss

 

You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams. ― Dr. Seuss

 

And will you succeed? Yes you will indeed! ― Dr. Seuss

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dr. Seuss quotes

Being crazy isn’t enough. ― Dr. Seuss

 

A person’s a person, no matter how small. ― Dr. Seuss

 

You’re off to great to places. Today is your day. Your mountain is waiting. So get on your way. ― Dr. Seuss

 

Why fit in when you’re born to stand out? ― Dr. Seuss

 

You have to be odd to be number one. — Dr. Seuss

 

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind. – Dr. Seuss

 

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

 

On how a childless person could write so well for kids: “You make ’em, I amuse ’em. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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. -Dr. Seuss

 

Be awesome! Be a book nut! ― Dr. Seuss

 

it’s a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope. ― Dr. Seuss

 

Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple. ― Dr. Seuss

 

We are all a little weird and life is 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. – Dr. Seuss

 

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

 

Think and wonder. Wonder and think. ― Dr. Seuss

 

Oh dear! said the cat. “You do not like our game. .Oh, dear. What a shame! What a shame! What a shame! ― Dr. Seuss

 

Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory. – Dr. Seuss

 

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

 

If things start happening, don’t worry, don’t stew, just go right along and you’ll start happening too. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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

 

Only you can control your future. – Dr. Seuss

 

So, open your mouth, lad! For every voice counts! ― Dr. Seuss

 

I meant what I said and I said what I meant. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

To the world, you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world. ― Dr. Seuss

 

If you never did you should. These things are fun, and fun is good. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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

 

I speak for the trees, for the trees have no tongues. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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 flown. How did it get so late so soon? ― Dr. Seuss

 

 You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut. ― Dr. Seuss

 

Nonsense wakes up the brain cells. And it helps develop a sense of humor, which is awfully important in this day and age. Humor has a tremendous place in this sordid world. It’s more than just a matter of laughing. If you can see things out of whack, then you can see how things can be in whack. ― Dr. Seuss

 

Step with care and great tact. And remember that life’s a great balancing act. – Dr. Seuss

 

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

 

On writing books, kids actually want to read: “I have great pride in taking Dick and Jane out of most school libraries. That is my greatest satisfaction. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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

 

If you don’t like me, remember it’s mind over matter. I don’t mind, and you don’t matter. ― Dr. Seuss

 

You’re never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read to a child. ― Dr. Seuss

 

Adults are just obsolete children and the hell with them. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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

 

Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and twice as beautiful as you’ve ever imagined. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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

 

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

 

But that is not all. Oh no. That is not all! ― Dr. Seuss

 

You’re in pretty good shape for the shape you are in. ― Dr. Seuss

 

You oughta be thankful a whole heaping lot for the people and places you’re lucky you’re NOT. ― Dr. Seuss

 

I can read in red. I can read in blue. I can read in pickle color too. ― Dr. Seuss

 

Today was good. Today was fun. Tomorrow is another one. – Dr. Seuss

 

When he worked, he really worked. But when he played, he really played.-  Dr. Seuss

 

Everything stinks till it’s finished. – Dr. Seuss

 

Just go. Go. Go! I don’t care how. You can go by foot. You can go by cow! ― Dr. Seuss

 

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

 

Words and pictures are yin and yang. Married, they produce a progeny more interesting than either parent.– Dr. Seuss

 

It is better to know how to learn than to know. ― Dr. Seuss

 

ASAP. Whatever that means. It must mean, Act swiftly awesome pacyderm! ― Dr. Seuss

 

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

 

You’ll be on your way up! You’ll be seeing great sights! You’ll join the high fliers who soar to high heights. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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

 

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. ― Dr. Seuss

 

And turtles, of course… all the turtles are FREE. As turtles and, maybe, ALL creatures should be. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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. — Dr. Seuss

 

People are weird. When we find someone with weirdness that is compatible with ours, we team up and call it love. – Dr. Seuss

 

I’m afraid that sometimes you’ll play lonely games too. Games you can’t win ’cause you’ll play against you. ― Dr. Seuss

 

On where he gets his ideas: “I get all my ideas in Switzerland near the Forka Pass. There is a little town called Glitch, and two thousand feet up above Glitch there is a smaller hamlet called Über Glitch. I go there on the fourth of August every summer to get my cuckoo clock fixed. While the cuckoo is in the hospital, I wander around and talk to the people in the streets. They are very strange people, and I get my ideas from them. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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!  ― Dr. Seuss

 

Because when you stop and look around, this life is pretty amazing. ― Dr. Seuss

 

Reading can take you places you have never been to before. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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

 

Look at me! Look at me now! It is fun to have fun, but you have to know-how. ― Dr. Seuss

 

Fill your house with stacks of books, in all the crannies and all the nooks. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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

 

On and on you will hike. And I know you’ll hike far and face up to your problems whatever they are. You’ll never be bored when you try something new. There’s really no limit to what you can do. – Dr. Seuss

 

I’m sorry to say so but, sadly, it’s true that Bang-ups and Hang-ups can happen to you. ― Dr. Seuss

 

The Lorax book was intended to be propaganda. – Dr. Seuss

 

When you think things are bad, when you feel sour and blue when you start to get mad… you should do what I do! Just tell yourself, Duckie, you’re really quite lucky! Some people are much more… oh, ever so much more… oh, muchly much-much more unlucky than you! – Dr. Seuss

 

It’s a troublesome world. All the people who are in it are troubled with troubles almost every minute. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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

 

Nothing is going to change unless someone does something soon. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

Cause when a guy does something stupid once, well that’s because he’s a guy. But if he does the same stupid thing twice, that’s usually to impress some girl. — Dr. Seuss

 

Shout loud, “I am lucky to be what I am! Thank goodness I’m not just a clam or a ham or a dusty old jar of sour gooseberry jam! – Dr. Seuss

 

On what would happen if he were invited to a dinner party with his characters: I wouldn’t show up. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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

 

You’ll get mixed up, of course, as you already know. You’ll get mixed up with many strange birds as you go. So be sure when you step. Step with care and great tact and remember that Life’s a Great Balancing Act. Just never forget to be dexterous and deft. And never mix up your right foot with your left. ― Dr. Seuss

 

My alphabet starts with this letter called yuzz. It’s the letter I use to spell yuzz-a-ma-tuzz. You’ll be sort of surprised what there is to be found once you go beyond Z and start poking around. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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

 

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. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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

 

And what happened then? Well, in Whoville they say that the Grinch’s small heart grew three sizes that day. ― Dr. Seuss

 

I am not a consecutive writer. – Dr. Seuss

 

Take every chance, drop every fear. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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

 

The storm starts, when the drops start dropping When the drops stop dropping then the storm starts stopping. ― Dr. Seuss

 

Teeth are always in style. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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. — Dr. Seuss

 

If you want to catch beasts you don’t see every day, You have to go places quite out of the way, You have to go places no others can get to. You have to get cold and you have to get wet, too. – Dr. Seuss

 

On why he always wore bow ties: “You can’t dribble on bow ties. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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

 

Don’t live to please everyone. Embrace those who enjoy your company and to hell with the haters. ― Dr. Seuss

 

Fiction is my addiction. ― Dr. Seuss

 

Children’s reading and children’s thinking are the rock-bottom base upon which this country will rise. Or not rise. In these days of tension and confusion, writers are beginning to realize that books for children have a greater potential for good or evil than any other form of literature on earth. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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. ― Dr. Seuss

 

Geisel was a master when it comes to writing about life. Often the messages are hidden in kiddie rhymes. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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.– Dr. Seuss

 

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

 

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

 

Poor empty pants With nobody inside them. ― Dr. Seuss

 

I would not like them here or there. I would not like them anywhere. I do not like green eggs and ham. I do not like them Sam I Am. ― Dr. Seuss

 

A tree falls the way it leans, be careful which way you lean. – Dr. Seuss

 

On whether that trick ever worked again: “I’ve left my window open for 30 years since that, but nothing’s happened. ― Dr. Seuss

 

Even though we may all become extinct, we can still leave our footprint in the sand. ― Dr. Seuss

 

A book is just like life and anything can change. ― Dr. Seuss

 

False friendship, like the ivy, decays and ruins the walls it embraces; but true friendship gives new life and animation to the object it supports. ― Dr. Seuss

 

Ninety percent of the children’s books patronize the child and say there’s a difference between you and me, so you listen to this story. I, for some reason or another, don’t do that. I treat the child as an equal. ― Dr. Seuss

 

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. – Dr. Seuss

 

You’ll meet things that will scare you right out of your pants!― Dr.Seuss

 

It all began with a shoe on the wall. A shoe on the wall shouldn’t be there at all. ― Dr. Seuss

 

We looked! Then we saw him. Step in on the mat! We looked! And we saw him! The Cat in the Hat! ― Dr. Seuss

 

You can get so confused that you’ll start into race down long wiggled roads at a break-necking pace and grind on for miles across weirdish wild space, headed, I fear, toward a most useless place. The Waiting Place… – Dr. Seuss

 

On how long he expected The Cat in the Hat to take to write: “I figured I could knock it off in a week or so. ― Dr. Seuss

 

My shoe is off. My foot is cold. I have a bird I like to hold. ― Dr. Seuss

 

Friendship… is not something you learn in school. But if you haven’t learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven’t learned anything. Dr. Seuss

 

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.– Dr. Seuss

 

On how long it really took: “A year and a half. ― Dr. Seuss

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