Celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday with some of our favorite rhymes

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Celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday with some of our favorite rhymes
HAGERSTOWN, MD - FEBRUARY 26, 2015: Image of The Cat in the Hat book by Dr. Seuss. Dr. Seuss is widely know for his children's books.
American author and illustrator Dr Seuss (Theodor Seuss Geisel, 1904 - 1991) sits at his drafting table in his home office with a copy of his book, 'The Cat in the Hat', La Jolla, California, April 25, 1957. (Photo by Gene Lester/Getty Images)
HAGERSTOWN, MD - FEBRUARY 26, 2015: Image of Green Eggs and Ham book by Dr. Seuss. Dr. Seuss is widely know for his children's books.
HAGERSTOWN, MD - FEBRUARY 26, 2015: Image of One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish book by Dr. Seuss. Dr. Seuss is widely know for his children's books.
HAGERSTOWN, MD - FEBRUARY 26, 2015: Image of The Cat in the Hat Comes Back book by Dr. Seuss. Dr. Seuss is widely know for his children's books.
HAGERSTOWN, MD - FEBRUARY 26, 2015: Image of On Beyond Zebra book by Dr. Seuss. Dr. Seuss is widely know for his children's books.
Theodor Seuss Geisel 1904 -– 1991, American writer, poet, and cartoonist at work on a drawing of a grinch, the hero of his forthcoming book, 'How the Grinch Stole Christmas' (Photo by: Universal History Archive/UIG via Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - DECEMBER 18: ABC SPECIAL - 'How the Grinch Stole Christmas!' - 12/18/66, A grumpy hermit hatches a plan to steal Christmas from the Whos of Whoville., (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)
American author and illustrator Dr Seuss (Theodor Seuss Geisel, 1904 - 1991) sits with pen and paper as he works on his book 'How the Grinch Stole Christmas' by his pool in La Jolla, California, April 25, 1957. (Photo by Gene Lester/Getty Images)
American author and illustrator Dr Seuss (Theodor Seuss Geisel, 1904 - 1991), holds the head of one of his characters in his home work room, La Jolla, California, April 25, 1957. (Photo by Gene Lester/Getty Images)
American author and illustrator Dr Seuss (Theodor Seuss Geisel, 1904 - 1991) sits outdoors talking with a group of children, holding a copy of his book, 'The Cat in the Hat', La Jolla, California, April 25, 1957. (Photo by Gene Lester/Getty Images)
American writer and illustrator Dr Seuss (Theodor Seuss Geisel, 1904 - 1991) points towards something in the distance while his wife Helen prepares to take a picture outside their home in La Jolla, California, April 25, 1957. (Photo by Gene Lester/Getty Images)
FEB 7 1976, FEB 9 1976, APR 1 1984; Geisel, Theodor Seuss - Individuals - Dr. Seuss; (Photo By Steve Larson/The Denver Post via Getty Images)
YONKERS, NY - MARCH 1: Theodor Geisel attends Dr. Suess In-Store Appearance on March 1, 1986 at Caldor in Yonkers, New York. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
TAYLOR MOMSEN with JIM CARREY.'Dr. Seuss How the Grinch Stole Christmas' .Supplied by ES-Globe Photos, inc..TV-Film-Still.K20375ES (Credit Image: © Globe Photos/ZUMAPRESS.com)
UNITED STATES - DECEMBER 11: ABC SPECIAL - 'How the Grinch Stole Christmas!' - 12/18/66, A grumpy hermit hatches a plan to steal Christmas from the Whos of Whoville., (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)
Theodor S Geisel, known to his millons of fans the world over as Dr. Seuss in a publicity portrait from the film biography 'In Search Of Dr. Seuss', 1994. (Photo by TNT/Getty Images)
Thing 1, The Cat in the Hat and Thing 2 during Theodor 'Dr. Seuss' Geisel Honored Posthumously with Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame at Hollywood Blvd. in Hollywood, California, United States. (Photo by Chris Polk/FilmMagic)
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By CHELSEA HUANG

Happy birthday, Dr. Seuss! March 2nd marks what would have been the prolific writer's 111th birthday.

Born Theodor Seuss Geisel, the author and cartoonist penned beloved classics like "Cat in the Hat," "Green Eggs and Ham" and "The Lorax," which led to feature films, theme parks and more.

But beyond his imaginative whimsical characters, colorful pages and established legacy, Dr. Seuss spoke to millions of children with his meaningful rhymes.

Here are a some of our favorites:

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