If I Ran the Zoo
If I Ran the Zoo Transformation Quotes
How we cite our quotes: (Stanza.Line)
"I'd make a few changes. / That's just what I'd do…" (2.3-4)
An environment has a huge impact on a child. So, if the environment won't transform for the child, the child's imagination might just have to change the environment. Child: 1, Everything Else: 0.
A four-footed lion's not much of a beast. / The one in my zoo will have ten feet, at least! / Five legs on the left and five more on the right. (5.1-3)
Speaking of a child's imagination transforming the world around him…here's hoping it stays in his imagination, and he doesn't end up going Moreau on the poor thing.
I'll catch'em in countries that no one can spell / Like the country of Motta-fa-Potta-fa-Phell. (12.1-2)
Yeah, playgrounds are fun and all. But wouldn't you rather imagine Motta-fa-Potta-fa-Phell? McGrew sure would.