“The important thing is not so much that every child should be taught, as that every child should be given the wish to learn.” ~~ John Lubbock

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“In the case of good books, the point is not to see how many of them you can get through, but rather how many can get through to you.”   ~ Mortimer Jerome Adler

“Education commences at the mother’s knee, and every word spoken within the hearsay of little children tends towards the formation of character.” ~~ Hosea Ballou

This is probably why so many children (and adults) love his books!

I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it’s a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope. ~~ Dr. Seuss

“So long as you have courage and a sense of humor, it is never too late to start life afresh.” ~ Freeman Dyson