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If I Ran the Zoo

If I Ran the Zoo


by Dr. Seuss

If I Ran the Zoo Transformation Quotes

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Quote #4

And then, just to show them, I'll sail to Ka-Troo / And / Bring / Back / […] a Nerd (32.4-7 & 12)

Imagination changing the world, but for reals. Seuss imagined the word nerd and changed dictionaries and demographic statistics forever.

Quote #5

"WOW! They'll all cheer, / "What this zoo must be worth! / It's the gol-darndest zoo / On the face of the earth!" (35.1-4)

McGrew imagines everyone praising him as the greatest zookeeper on Earth. That's got to transform your self-esteem for the better.

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