71 Dr. Seuss Quotes That Will Change The Way You Think About Life


Life is all about living the way you want. Life has lots of ups and downs which make you the person who you are now. Every phase of your life plays an important role and is the key to your future. You can become what you want if you are determined enough to do so. Or you will be still standing where you are. Life is fun if you enjoy it or it will be hard if you can’t see the bright side of it. Life is always the same, but it is you who can make a difference. So, here are 71 Dr. Seuss quotes that will change the way you think about life.

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Dr. Seuss Best Quotes About Life

  • You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
  • They say I’m old-fashioned and live in the past, but sometimes I think progress progresses too fast!
  • Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living; it’s a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope.
  • I know, up on top you are seeing great sights, but down here at the bottom we, too, should have rights.
  • I mean what I said and I said what I meant.
  • Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment, until it becomes a memory.
  • Think and wonder, wonder and think.
  • 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.
  • Only you can control your future.
  • It’s not about what it is; it’s about what it can become.
  • You’re off to Great Places! Today is your mountain is waiting, So… get on your way!
  • He who makes a beast out of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.
  • 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…
  • Don’t cry because it’s over. Smile because it happened.

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  • Remember me and smile, for it’s better to forget than to remember me and cry.
  • It’s opener there in the wide open air.
  • You’ll be on your way up! You’ll be seeing great sights! You’ll join the high fliers who soar to high heights.
  • Just tell yourself, Dukcie, you’re really quite lucky!
  • With your head full of brains and your shoes full of feet, you’re too smart to go down any not-so-good street.
  • Congratulations! Today is your day!
  • Think! You can think any Think that you wish!
  • Take every chance, drop every fear.
  • Today was good. Today was fun. Tomorrow is another one.
  • You can get help from teachers, but you are going to have learn a lot by yourself, sitting alone in a room.
  • Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.
  • From there to here, and here to there, funny things are everywhere.
  • I like nonsense; it wakes up the brain cells.
  • Only you can control your future.
  • So the writer who breeds more words than he needs, is making a chore for the reader who reads.
  • Why fit in when you were born to stand out?

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  • 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.
  • The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.
  • Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is Youer than You.
  • Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.
  • We are all a little weird and life’s 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.
  • If things start happening, don’t worry, don’t stew. Just go right along and you’ll start happening too.
  • I’m afraid sometimes you’ll play lonely games too, games you can’t win because you’ll play against you.
  • A person’s a person no matter how small.
  • Think left and think right and think low and think high. Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try!
  • You oughta be thankful. A whole heaping lot. For the people and places, you’re lucky you’re not.
  • And when they played they really PLAYED. And when they worked they really WORKED.
  • Whenever things go a bit sour in a job I’m doing, I always tell myself, ‘You can do better than this.’
  • To the world you may be one person; but to one person you may be the world.
  • You have to be odd to be number one.
  • 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.
  • You’re never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read to a child.
  • You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.
  • We don’t stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing.
  • The best things in life are unseen. That’s why we close our eyes when we kiss, laugh and dream.
  • I always knew looking back on the tears would make me laugh, but I never knew looking back on the laughs would make me cry.
  • You can find magic wherever you look. Sit back and relax, all you need is a book.
  • Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
  • I know it is wet and the sun is not sunny, but we can have lots of good fun that is funny.
  • 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.
  • Adults are obsolete children and the hell with them.
  • Children want the same things we want. To laugh, to be challenged, to be entertained, and delighted.
  • You make ‘em, I amuse ‘em.
  • So, open your mouth, lad! For every voice counts!
  • You are you. Now, isn’t that pleasant?
  • I am what I am! That’s a great thing to be! If I say so myself, Happy Birthday to me!
  • Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.
  • If things start happening, don’t worry, don’t stew, just go right along and you’ll start happening too.
  • Everything stinks till it’s finished.
  • I’m sorry to say so but, sadly it’s true that ban-ups and hang-ups can happen to you.
  • When you’re in Slump, you’re not in for much fun. Un-slumping yourself is not easily done.
  • You have to be a speedy reader because there’s so so much to read.
  • It is better to know how to learn than to know.
  • There’s no limit to how much you’ll know, depending how far beyond zebra you go.
  • Today I shall behave as if this is the day I will be remembered.
  • Now my troubles are going to have troubles with me.

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  • When something bad happens, you have three choices. You can either let it define you, let it destroy you, or you can let it strengthen you.

Theordor Seuss Geisel AKA Dr. Seuss was a famous German-American poet, author, political cartoonist, animator, book publisher and artist best known for authoring more than 60 children’s books. Most of his famous work has been translated into more than 20 languages and has been the bestsellers of all time.