Mark Twain

1835 - 1910

A Quote by Mark Twain on time

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I didn't have time to write a short letter, so I wrote a long one instead.

Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

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A Quote by Mark Twain on danger

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October. This is one of the peculiarly dangerous months to speculate in stocks. The others are July, January, September, April, November, May, March, June, December, August and February.

Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

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A Quote by Mark Twain on confidence, ignorance, life, needs, and success

To succeed in life, you need two things: ignorance and confidence.

Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

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A Quote by Mark Twain on america

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It was wonderful to find America, but it would have been more wonderful to miss it.

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A Quote by Mark Twain on people

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There is nothing so annoying as to have two people talking when you're busy interrupting.

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A Quote by Mark Twain on belief, chance, confidence, deception, good, inventions, and quotations

It is my belief that nearly any invented quotation, played with confidence, stands a good chance to deceive.

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A Quote by Mark Twain on risk

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I'll risk forty dollars that he can outjump an frog in Calaveras county

Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

Source: The Celebrated Jumping Frog, 1865

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A Quote by Mark Twain on animals and study

In studying the traits and dispositions of the so-called lower animals, and contrasting them with man's, I find the result humiliating to me.

Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

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A Quote by Mark Twain on animals, justice, and vanity

It is just like man's vanity and impertinence to call an animal dumb because it is dumb to his dull perceptions.

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A Quote by Mark Twain on laughter

Against the assault of laughter, nothing can stand.

Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

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