Mark Twain

Mark Twain

Samuel Langhorne Clemens (November 30, 1835 – April 21, 1910), better known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and lecturer. Among his novels are The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) and its sequel, the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1885), the latter often called "The Great American Novel".

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Love is when two people know everything about each other and are still friends. 

Life is short, break the rules, forgive quickly, kiss slowly, love truly, laugh uncontrollably, and never regret anything that made you smile.

It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world, and moral courage so rare.

The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.

Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.

If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything.

Action speaks louder than words, but not nearly as often.

To succeed in life you need two things: ignorance and confidence.

Never put off till tomorrow what you can do the day after tomorrow.

The secret of getting ahead is getting started.

'Classic.' A book which people praise and don't read.

There are basically two types of people. People who accomplish things and people who claim to have accomplished things. The first group is less crowded.

All generalizations are false including this one.

The trouble is not in dying for a friend, but in finding a friend worth dying for.

Politicians and diapers should both be changed regularly, and for the same reason.

The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who cannot read them.

Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.

A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.

Name the greatest of all inventors. Accident.

Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.

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