Mark Twain

Mark Twain

Quotes and Inspiration

“Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to reform.”
“I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.”
“Always do what is right. It will gratify half of mankind and astound the other.”
“A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.”
“Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions.”
“Everyone is a moon, and has a dark side which he never shows to anybody.”
“The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.”
“Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.”
“If you don't read the newspaper, you're uninformed. If you read the newspaper, you're misinformed.”
“Never argue with stupid people, they will drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.”
“Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.”
“If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.”
“The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.”
“A clear conscience is the sure sign of a bad memory.”
“Never allow someone to be your priority while allowing yourself to be their option.”
“Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured.”
“It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.”
“The secret of getting ahead is getting started.”
“If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.”

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