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Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!

Source:

Dr. Seuss. Happy Birthday to You! Random House Books for Young Readers, 1959. Print.

Additional Information:

This Dr. Seuss quote is from the author’s 1959 children’s book Happy Birthday to You! The book is written in the second-person, and is about an amazing party the Birthday Bird from the land of Katroo throws for your special day. After all the food, gifts, and activities are described in detail, taking the reader from morning till night, the book ends with this memorable quote, intended to motivate the reader and build his or her self-esteem.

Dr. Seuss. Happy Birthday to You! Random House Books for Young Readers, 1959. Print.

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