«Each person must live their life as a model for others.»Rosa Parks

Mark Twain Quotes

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«The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug.» — Mark Twain
«The dog is a gentleman; I hope to go to his heaven not man's.» — Mark Twain
«Love is an irreresisistible desire to be irresistibily desired.» — Mark Twain
«Reader, suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a member of Congress. But I repeat myself.» — Mark Twain
«Education: that which reveals to the wise, and conceals from the stupid, the vast limits of their knowledge.» — Mark Twain
«The best way to cheer yourself is to try to cheer someone else up.» — Mark Twain
«Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.» — Mark Twain
«I wish I could make him understand that a loving good heart is riches enough, and that without it intellect is poverty.» — Mark Twain
«Classic' - a book which people praise and don't read.» — Mark Twain
«I like Joan of Arc best of all my books; and it is the best; I know it perfectly well.» — Mark Twain
«Don't look at the world with your hands in your pockets. To write about it you have to reach out and touch it.» — Mark Twain
«In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.» — Mark Twain
«Any emotion, if it is sincere, is involuntary.» — Mark Twain
«The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.» — Mark Twain
«Obscurity and competence-that is the life that is best worth living.» — Mark Twain
«Don't say the old lady screamed. Bring her on and let her scream.» — Mark Twain
«We have not the reverent feeling for the rainbow that the savage has, because we know how it is made. We have lost as much as we gained by prying into that matter.» — Mark Twain
«Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great. When you are seeking to bring big plans to fruition, it is important with whom you regularly associate. Hang out with friends who are like-minded and who are also designing purpose-filled lives. Similarly, be that kind of a friend for your friends.» — Mark Twain
«If a cat sits on a hot stove, that cat won't sit on a hot stove again. That cat won't sit on a cold stove either. That cat just don't like stoves.» — Mark Twain
«Write without pay until somebody offers to pay.» — Mark Twain
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