Quotes by Mark Twain 1

Quotes by Mark Twain

  • “Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Loyalty to the country always. Loyalty to the government when it deserves it.”
    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
  • “Prophesy is a good line of business, but it is full of risks.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “What a wee little part of a person’s life are his acts and his words! His real life is led in his head, and is known to none but himself.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “I can live for two months on a good compliment.”
    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
  • “To succeed in life, you need two things: ignorance and confidence.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Few things are harder to put up with than the annoyance of a good example.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Prosperity is the best protector of principle.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Prophesy is a good line of business, but it is full of risks.”
    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
  • “Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “It’s good sportsmanship to not pick up lost golf balls while they are still rolling.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Do the thing you fear most and the death of fear is certain.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Thunder is good, thunder is impressive; but it is lightning that does the work.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been.”
    by Mark Twain
  • “All generalizations are false, including this one.”
    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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