„You have brains in your head.
You have feet in your shoes.
You can steer yourself
any direction you choose.“

Oh, the Places You'll Go! (1990)
Fonte: Oh, The Places You'll Go!

Última atualização 22 de Maio de 2020. História
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escritor americano 1904 - 1991

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„You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You're on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who'll decide where to go…“

—  Dr. Seuss American children's writer and illustrator, co-founder of Beginner Books 1904 - 1991

Variante: You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You're on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who'll decide where to go.
Fonte: Oh, The Places You'll Go!

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