«Life is not complex. We are complex. Life is simple, and the simple thing is the right thing.»Oscar Wilde

Mark Twain Quotes

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«If you can't get rid of the family skeleton, you might as well make it dance.» — Mark Twain
«It is by the goodness of god that in our country we have those 3 unspeakably precious things: freedom of speech, freedom of conscience, and the prudence never to practice either of them.» — Mark Twain
«Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.» — Mark Twain
«Ah, that shows you the power of music, that magician of magician, who lifts his wand and says his mysterious word and all things real pass away and the phantoms of your mind walk before you clothed in flesh.» — Mark Twain
«Let us live so that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.» — Mark Twain
«I won't let school ruin my education.» — Mark Twain
«Education: that which reveals to the wise, and conceals from the stupid, the vast limits of their knowledge.» — Mark Twain
«In the beginning of a change the patriot is a scarce man, and brave, and hated and scorned. When his cause succeeds, the timid join him, for then it costs nothing to be a patriot.» — Mark Twain
«I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.» — 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
«I wish I could make him understand that a loving good heart is riches enough, and that without it intellect is poverty.» — 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
«If books are not good company, where shall I find it?» — Mark Twain
«Go to heaven for the climate and hell for the company.» — Mark Twain
«Most men die at 27, we just bury them at 72.» — Mark Twain
«The dullest pencil is better than the sharpest memory.» — Mark Twain
«The easy confidence with which I know another man's religion is folly teaches me to suspect that my own is also.» — Mark Twain
«Write what you know.» — Mark Twain
«A man is never more truthful than when he acknowledges himself a liar.» — Mark Twain
«I do not fear death. I had been dead for billions and billions of years before I was born, and had not suffered the slightest inconvenience from it.» — Mark Twain
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