“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

“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