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Dr. Seuss Quotes: Best Sayings From Theodore Seuss Geisel

First Posted: 05/02/10 06:12 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 04:40 PM ET

Dr Seuss Quotes
Dr. Seuss quotes bring some of his most famous work to life.

Dr. Seuss quotes help memorialize the man behind the pseudynym, Theodore Seuss Geisel, on his birthday.

Born on March 2, 1904 and passing away in 1991, Dr. Seuss would have been 106 today.

Dr. Seuss books have had a lasting impact on American culture, especially for children. He wrote many memorable books.

Dr. Seuss has also penned some memorable quotes, including the 15 below, worth sharing today on his birthday.

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

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

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

"Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened."

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

"I meant what I said and I said what I meant."

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

"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?"

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

"I do not like green eggs and ham! I do not like them, Sam I Am!"

"I am the Lorax. I speak for the trees. I speak for the trees, for the trees have no tongues!"

"You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself Any direction you choose."

"From there to here from here to there funny things are everywhere."

"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!"

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

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Filed by Craig Kanalley  |