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30 Mark Twain Quotes - WothQuotes

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7/17/2017
Quotes by Mark Twain 


Mark Twain Quotes



• A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.

• Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.

• Begin at the beginning, go on until the end, then stop.

• Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions.

• Never allow someone to be your priority while allowing yourself to be their option.

• Sanity and happiness are an impossible combination.

• Worrying is like paying a debt you don't owe.

• Everyone is a moon, and has a dark side which he never shows to anybody.

• It is wiser to find out than to suppose.

• To succeed in life you need two things: Ignorance and confidence.

• Work is a necessary evil to be avoided.

• "Today I will find strength in my weakness."

• "To be great, truly great, you have to be the kind of person who makes the others around you great."

• Do the right thing. It will gratify some people and astonish the rest.

• "Principles have no real force except when one is well fed."

• It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool than to open it and remove all doubt.

• The truth should never be permitted to stand in the way of a good story.

• We must take things as we find them in this world.

• "There is no easy or quick plan to happiness, there is no single spot where you can start. Where you are right now is the best place to begin."

• "The timid man yearns for full value and asks for a tenth. The bold man strikes for double value and compromise on par."

• "It ain't what you don't know that gets you into trouble. It's what you know for sure that just ain't so."

• "It was a dreadful thing to see. Humans beings can be awful cruel to one another."

• You can't reach old age by another man's road.

• There is no such thing as an ordinary life.

• "How little a thing can make us happy when we feel that we have earned it."

• Never have a battle of wits with an unarmed person.

• Humor is tragedy plus time.

• "To believe yourself brave is to be brave; it is the one only essential thing."

• Nothing exists but you. And you are but a thought.

• "Let us endeavor so to live that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry."



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