The 11 Most Inspiring Dr. Seuss Quotes

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No one had a way with words like Dr. Seuss. While sometimes put in a wacky way, the lessons he taught the world are wonderful. As adults, we can appreciate what he had to say even more. Here are 11 instances of inspiring words of wisdom from the one and only Dr. Seuss.

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

2. "You're off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, so . . . get on your way!"

3. "Think and wonder, wonder and think."

4. "So be sure when you step. Step with care and great tact and remember that Life's a Great Balancing Act."

5. "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 . . ."

6. "Think left and think right and think low and think high. Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try!"

7. "You'll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut."

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

9. "Why fit in when you were born to stand out?"

10. "Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened."

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