It’s no secret that Dr. Seuss was no such thing, not officially anyway. He may not have held a medical degree or a doctorate in philosophy but Dr. Seuss was highly accomplished in his chosen art, that of making children happy.
Dr. Seuss’s books speak to all generations, a sure sign that they contain some deep truths about life here on this beautiful earth. It helps that the stories are hilarious, the rhymes are pitch-perfect and the illustrations are fantastic too.
Read on for 13 bits of life advice from Dr. Seuss that are sure to make your soul smile.
Every day is fun in the world of Dr Seuss.
Everyone knows fitting-in is overrated and the more teenagers that read Dr Seuss the better.
Can reality ever really be better than your dreams? I once dreamt that my house was made of chocolate and I had a team of handyman monkeys on hand to repair inevitable weather damage.
This wonderful life advice applies to all experiences including relationships, jobs, vacations and, yes, even Mad Men.
From the incredible I Can Read With My Eyes Shut! Dr. Seuss like all great childrens’ authors knew the importance of reading.
Stop telling children to make sense all of the time, nonsense is important too.
From Dr Seuss’s birthday book Happy Birthday to You!, you just can’t argue with the Dr’s logic.
Hard to know exactly what Dr Seuss is talking about here as we’ve taken this quote completely out of context but I’m going with taking drugs.
I think we can all learn something from Dr. Seuss’s approach to troubles. Buy a bat and beat them to death.
No but really, HOW did it get so late so soon?
From Oh, The Places You’ll Go!, one of Dr. Seuss’s most popular works about exploring and seeing the world. Find a child today and tell them, Kid, you’ll move mountains.
A lesson from Dr. Seuss on how to go with the flow.
Even if it does make me obsolete I love this quote. The hell with us!