Plant a new Truffula. Treat it with care.
Give it clean water. And feed it fresh air.
Grow a forest. Protect it from axes that hack.
Then the Lorax
and all of his friends
may come back.”
we MIGHT have been…
I say, “HOORAY
for the shapes we’re in!”
-The Shape of Me and Other Stuff
Shout loud, “I am lucky to be what I am!
Thank goodness I’m not just a clam or a ham
Or a dusty old jar of sour gooseberry jam!
I am what I am! That’s a great thing to be!”
-Happy Birthday to You!
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!
-Did I Ever Tell You How Lucky You Are?
‘Cause you never can tell
What goes on down below!
This pool might be bigger
Than you or I know!
The bus stop was there. And that part was just fine.
But tacked on a stick was a very small sign
Saying, “Notice to Passengers Using our Line:
We are sorry to say that our drive, Butch Meyers,
Ran over four nails and has punctured all tires.
So, until further notice, the 4:42
Cannot possibly take you to Solla Sollew…
But I wish you a most pleasant journey by feet.
Bus Line President, Horace P. Sweet.”
-I Had Trouble in Getting to Solla Sollew