» Add Quotes to Your Site - Quote Generatoradd quote of the day, random quotes or by topic (e.g. funny quotes) Quote DB :: Authors :: Theodor Seuss Geisel :: View Quote View Quote "You can get help from teachers, but you are going to have to learn a lot by yourself, sitting alone in a room." - Copy to Clipboard -- Theodor Seuss Geisel Listed in: Education Add Quote To Your Quote List Rating: 4.67 Rate Quote 12 votes submitted Your Name: Friend's Email: Top 5 quotes from Theodor Seuss Geisel "Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind." "Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened." "And the Grinch, with his Grinch-feet ice cold in the snow, stood puzzling and puzzling, how could it be so? It came without ribbons. It came without tags. It came without packages, boxes or bags. And he puzzled and puzzled 'till his puzzler was sore. 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?" "How did it get so late so soon? It's night before it's afternoon. December is here before it's June. My goodness how the time has flewn. How did it get so late so soon?" "...adults are just obsolete children, and the hell with them." Top 5 quotes from Education "Learning has been [a] great loser by being shut up in colleges and cells and secluded from the world and good company." "Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught." "A man doesn't know what he knows until he knows what he doesn't know." "Beware of the man who works hard to learn something, learns it, and finds himself no wiser than before. He is full of murderous resentment of people who are ignorant without having come by their ignorance the hard way." "The small part of ignorance that we arrange and classify we give the name of knowledge."