Today Would’ve Been Dr. Seuss’ 113th Birthday
I don't think there's any author that is more well known among children and adults alike than Dr. Seuss. Over the course of his life, he published over 60 books, many of which are still popular to this day. His first book, And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street, was published in 1937 after being rejected a whopping 27 times! Growing up, I read probably every book that he wrote, but one of my absolute favorites was One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish. Don't ask me why, because I have no idea, but it must have really spoke to my adolescent soul. Brain's favorite was the classic Green Eggs and Ham.
Dr. Seuss books may be marketed towards children, but a lot of the advice in those books can apply to people of all ages. Here are a few "Seuss-isms" that have stood the test of time:
And my favorite of all: