20+ Funny, Cute And Inspiring Sesame Street Quotes

20+ Funny And Cute ‘Sesame Street’ Quotes For Your Little Cookie Monster

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In 2019, Sesame Street celebrated its 50th anniversary. Yup, that means 50 years of singing, dancing, rhyming, and learning ABCs and 123s! Big Bird and the gang have also taught us and entire generations some wonderful lessons about self-belief, sharing, friendship, and life itself. Check out some of our favorite lines from the street’s residents. Equal parts cute and funny, these Sesame Street quotes are perfect for remembering your childhood…or to read to your own little monster.

“Sally, you’ve never seen a street like Sesame Street before. Everything happens here. You’re gonna love it!” – Gordon

“Everyone makes mistakes, so why can’t you?” — Big Bird

“Who care if me eat carrot or collard greens? Me also like broccoli and lettuce and lima beans. Me still Cookie Monster. That not a sham.” — Cookie Monster

“Do you know why they call me the Count? Because I love to count! Ah-hah-hah!” — The Count

“Cookie Monster thief, not liar.” — Cookie Monster

“Where there is life, there is hope.” –Grover

“Cookie is like high five for stomach.” — Cookie Monster

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“Sorry, Slimy, time for sleep now. So close your eyes and dream of all the wonderful Trash that’s yet to come.” (To the camera) “You too. There’ll be more Trash tomorrow.” — Oscar the Grouch

“Early bird gets the worm. But cookie taste better than worm. So me sleep in.” — Cookie Monster

“Of all the benches in all the parks in the world, I had to pick this one!” — Mr. Johnson

“C is for cookie and cookie is for me!” — Cookie Monster

Grover: “How about the museum? You can look at pictures of the mummies… And the daddies.”
Fat Blue: “I don’t want to look at pictures of the mummies and the daddies.”

“Oh, I love pigeons more than anything else in this world… besides oatmeal.” — Bert

“Bad days happen to everyone, but when one happens to you, just keep doing your best and never let a bad day make you feel bad about yourself.” — Big Bird

“Ding-dong! You’re wrong!” — Cookie Monster

Oscar the Grouch: “Can’t anybody tell me how to say ‘no’ in Spanish?”
Everybody: “NO!”

“Friend something better than chocolate ice cream … Maybe friend somebody you give up last cookie for.” — Cookie Monster

“I’m happy to be me!” — Big Bird

Ernie: “You know, whenever I’m not sleepy, Bert tells me to count sheep?”
Count von Count: “‘Count Sheep?’ Who’s that?”
Ernie: “Uh, uh, it’s not a who, it’s a what.”

“I can’t hear you, I have a banana in my ear!” — Ernie

“This is the song la la la la, Elmo’s song.” — Elmo

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