Quotes by Mark Twain 1

Quotes by Mark Twain

  • “Go to Heaven for the climate, Hell for the company.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “There are several good protections against temptation, but the surest is cowardice.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Prophesy is a good line of business, but it is full of risks.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “If it’s your job to eat a frog, it’s best to do it first thing in the morning. And If it’s your job to eat two frogs, it’s best to eat the biggest one first.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “I didn’t attend the funeral, but I sent a nice letter saying I approved of it.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “I am an old man and have known a great many troubles, but most of them never happened.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Laws control the lesser man… Right conduct controls the greater one.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “It usually takes me more than three weeks to prepare a good impromptu speech.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “There are people who can do all fine and heroic things but one – keep from telling their happiness to the unhappy.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “A person with a new idea is a crank until the idea succeeds.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “To be good is noble; but to show others how to be good is nobler and no trouble.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “It’s good sportsmanship to not pick up lost golf balls while they are still rolling.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “We have the best government that money can buy.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Don’t let schooling interfere with your education.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Prophesy is a good line of business, but it is full of risks.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Part of the secret of a success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside.”
    by Mark Twain

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One comment on “Quotes by Mark Twain

  1. Reply Octavio Keveth Jun 5, 2013 07:19

    I simply want to tell you that I like the quotes from Mark Twain, thanks!

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