Quotes by Mark Twain 1

Quotes by Mark Twain

  • “The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who cannot read them.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “We have the best government that money can buy.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “To be good is noble; but to show others how to be good is nobler and no trouble.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “The secret of getting ahead is getting started.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “When you fish for love, bait with your heart, not your brain.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “A person with a new idea is a crank until the idea succeeds.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “I am an old man and have known a great many troubles, but most of them never happened.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “All generalizations are false, including this one.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Prophesy is a good line of business, but it is full of risks.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “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.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Prosperity is the best protector of principle.”
    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
  • “Thunder is good, thunder is impressive; but it is lightning that does the work.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “I’ve never let my school interfere with my education.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Life would be infinitely happier if we could only be born at the age of eighty and gradually approach eighteen.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “It usually takes me more than three weeks to prepare a good impromptu speech.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Few things are harder to put up with than the annoyance of a good example.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Don’t let schooling interfere with your education.”
    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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