Sesame Street

Blue Monster: (to Green Monster) [Hey, you don't look like me!]

Green Monster: [And you don't look like me.]

Elmo: [He doesn't look like Elmo.]

Gray Monster: [Yes, we're all different, but we're the same, 'cause we are all monsters!]

(music starts, they all start dancing)

Blue: I am blue

Green: I am green

Elmo: I am red

Gray: I am gray

Blue: What's the difference, anyway?

All: We are all monsters!

Blue: I am fat

Green: I am thin

Elmo: I am short

Gray: I am tall

Elmo: Doesn't matter much at all

All: We are all monsters!

Blue: And we love to play together

Green: And we love to stay together

Elmo: To spend a day together

Gray: And we sing this song together

All: 'Cause we get along together

(all laugh and dance)

Blue: Different noses, ears and eyes-es

Green: Different colours, shapes and sizes

Elmo: We could all win beauty prizes

Gray: Yes, we're happy girls and guys-es

All: 'Cause we're together
We are all monsters!

(all laugh and dance and run around, then march up to the camera)


Premiering in 1969, this educational television show aimed at preschoolers has charmed generations of youngsters ever since. The show - featuring a lovable cast of characters including Big Bird, Bert and Ernie, Oscar the Grouch, Elmo, Snuffy, Grover and many others - has delighted and educated children and adults alike, with its collection of songs, skits, and celebrity guest appearances. ... Read More