The best Quotes from The Lorax by Dr. Seuss

The best Quotes from The Lorax by Dr. Seuss

The Lorax is a children's book written by Dr. Seuss and published in 1971. It chronicles the plight of the environment and the Lorax, the main character, who "speaks for the trees" and confronts the Onceler, a business magnate who causes environmental destruction. Just like most of Dr. Seuss's works, most of the creatures mentioned are original to the book.

I speak for the trees, for the trees have no tongues.
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I am the Lorax, and I'll yell and I'll shout for the fine things on earth that are on their way out!
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Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.
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Change the way things are. I know it may seem small and insignificant, but it's not about what it is, it's about what it can become.
Once-ler
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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.
Once-ler
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Lawyers are like nuclear weapons, I've got em 'cause everyone else has. But as soon as you use them they screw everything up.
I'll tell you one thing, it's a cruel, cruel world.
Of course I've got lawyers. They are like nuclear weapons, I've got em 'cause everyone else has. But as soon as you use them they screw everything up.
It's fun to be on the edge. I think you do your best work when you take chances, when you're not safe, when you're not in the middle of the road, at least for me, anyway.
I've been to the Leaning Tower of Pisa. It's a tower, and it's leaning. You look at it, but nothing happens, so then you look for someplace to get a sandwich.
I don't look ahead. I'm right here with you. It's a good way to be.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment, until it becomes a memory.
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You know you're in love when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.
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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...
4
The more that you read,
The more things you will know.
The more that you learn,
The more places you'll go.
Theodor Seuss Geisel - I Can Read With My Eyes Shut!
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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!
3
So, open your mouth, lad! For every voice counts!
3
A person's a person, no matter how small.
3
You ought to be thankful a hole heaping lot,
for The places and people you're lucky you're not!
2
Today you are you, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is youer than you.
2
Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.
2
She warned him not to be deceived by appearances, for beauty is found within.
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All that is gold does not glitter,
Not all those who wander are lost;
The old that is strong does not wither,
Deep roots are not reached by the frost.
From the ashes a fire shall be woken,
A light from the shadows shall spring.
Renewed shall be blade that was broken
The crownless again shall be king.
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When you find a man you wish to marry, Tessa, remember this: You will know what kind of man he is not by the things he says, but by the things he does.
9
Keep true to the dreams of thy youth.
8
"Oh yes, time flies and before you know it you're old," said Pippi. "Come autumn I'll be ten, and I suppose I'll be past my prime then."
6
People say "nothing is impossible", but I do nothing every day.
8
The Rainbow Fish shared his scales left and right. And the more he gave away, the more delighted he became.
The beginning is always dark.
10
Once there was a boy. He was, let us say, something like fourteen years old; long and loose jointed and towheaded. He wasn't good for much, that boy. His chief delight was to eat and sleep, and after that he liked best to make mischief.
Selma Lagerlöf in Nils Holgersson - The Wonderful Adventures of Nils
One Sunday morning the warm sun came up and - pop! - out of the egg came a tiny and very hungry caterpillar.
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And the wild things roared their terrible roars and gnashed their terrible teeth and rolled their terrible eyes and showed their terrible claws.
2
I love the smell of bananas in the morning!
Never do anything by halves if you want to get away with it. Be outrageous. Go the whole hog. Make sure everything you do is so completely crazy it's unbelievable.
4
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.
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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!
Leave something for someone but dont leave someone for something.
Enid Blyton in The Famous Five - Five on a Hike Together
Walk until the darkness is a memory, and you become the sun on the next traveler's horizon.
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