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Quotes by Mark Twain

  • “In the first place, God made idiots. That was for practice. Then he made school boards.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “The reports of my death have been greatly exaggerated.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “I never let schooling interfere with my education.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Soap and education are not as sudden as a massacre, but they are more deadly in the long run.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “It usually takes me more than three weeks to prepare a good impromptu speech.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “I am an old man and have known a great many troubles, but most of them never happened.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Do the thing you fear most and the death of fear is certain.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “By trying we can easily endure adversity. Another man’s, I mean.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “There are several good protections against temptation, but the surest is cowardice.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Go to Heaven for the climate, Hell for the company.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Don’t let schooling interfere with your education.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “It’s good sportsmanship to not pick up lost golf balls while they are still rolling.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Golf is a good walk spoiled.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Prosperity is the best protector of principle.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “A person with a new idea is a crank until the idea succeeds.”
    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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