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326 Famous Quotes by Mark Twain
11/30/1835 - 4/21/1910
Also Known As:  
Samuel Clemens     Samuel Langhorne Clemens     Twain Mark
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Be careless in your dress if you must, but keep a tidy soul.

Dress Quotes, by Mark Twain

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Life would be infinitely happier if we could only be born at the age of eighty and gradually approach eighteen.

Life Quotes, by Mark Twain

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Be good and you will be lonely.

Loneliness Quotes, by Mark Twain

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

Personality Quotes, by Mark Twain

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Let me make the superstitions of a nation and I care not who makes its laws or its songs either.

Superstition Quotes, by Mark Twain

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Really great people make you feel that you, too, can become great.

Motivation Quotes, by Mark Twain

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Advertisements contain the only truths to be relied on in a newspaper.

Advertising Quotes, by Mark Twain

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Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.

Age Quotes, by Mark Twain

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In Boston they ask, how much does he know? In New York, how much is he worth? In Philadelphia, who were his parents?

Boston Quotes, by Mark Twain

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Do your duty today and repent tomorrow

Duty Quotes, by Mark Twain

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History doesn't repeat itself - at best it sometimes rhymes

History Quotes, by Mark Twain

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It is curious - curious that physical courage should be so common in the world, and moral courage so rare

Morality Quotes, by Mark Twain

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It's no wonder that truth is stranger than fiction. Fiction has to make sense.

Truth Quotes, by Mark Twain

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A man who carries a cat by the tail is getting experience that will always be helpful. He isn't likely to grow dim or doubtful. Chances are, he isn't likely to carry the cat that way again, either. But if he wants to, I say let him!

Cats Quotes, by Mark Twain

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Civilization is a limitless multiplication of unnecessary necessities.

Civilization Quotes, by Mark Twain

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There are several good protections against temptation, but the surest is cowardice.

Cowardice Quotes, by Mark Twain

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The principle of give and take is the principle of diplomacy--give one and take ten.

Diplomacy Quotes, by Mark Twain

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There are people who exaggerate so much that they can't tell the truth without lying.

Lying Quotes, by Mark Twain

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When angry, count to four. When very angry, swear.

Anger Quotes, by Mark Twain

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It is curious - curious that physical courage should be so common in the world, and moral courage so rare

Courage Quotes, by Mark Twain

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The principle of give and take is the principle of diplomacy - give one and take ten

Diplomacy Quotes, by Mark Twain

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Frankness is a jewel; only the young can afford it

Frankness Quotes, by Mark Twain

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Climate is what we expect, weather is what we get.

Weather Quotes, by Mark Twain

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All say, 'How hard it is that we have to die' - a strange complaint to come from the mouths of people who have had to live.

Death Quotes, by Mark Twain

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Wit is the sudden marriage of ideas which before their union were not perceived to have any relation.

Wit Quotes, by Mark Twain

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