You can get help from teachers, but you are going to have to learn a lot by yourself, sitting alone in a room.

On becoming a writer, NY Times (May 21, 1986)

Share with your friends

More from Dr. Seuss

If you never did
You should.
These things are fun.
These things are good.

One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish (1960)

Sam I am
I am Sam
I am Sam
Sam I am

Green Eggs and Ham (1960)

I would not like them here or there.
I would not like them anywhere.
I do not like green eggs and ham.
I do not like them Sam I Am.

Green Eggs and Ham (1960)

Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot,
nothing is going to get better. It’s not.

The Lorax (1971)

The more that you read,
The more things you will know.
The more that you learn,
The more places you’ll go.

Oh, the Places You'll Go! (1990)