Mark Twain

1835 - 1910

A Quote by Mark Twain

It is better to deserve honors and not have them than to have them and not deserve them.

Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

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A Quote by Mark Twain on congress

Reader, suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a member of Congress. But I repeat myself.

Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

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A Quote by Mark Twain on earth and ignorance

His ignorance covered the whole earth like a blanket, and there was hardly a hole in it anywhere.

Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

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A Quote by Mark Twain on day, duty, habits, and pain

Make it a point to do something every day that you don't want to do. This is the golden rule for acquiring the habit of doing your duty without pain.

Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

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A Quote by Mark Twain

I was gratified to be able to answer promptly. I said, "I don't know."

Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

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A Quote by Mark Twain on exercise and sleep

I have never taken any exercise except sleeping and resting.

Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

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A Quote by Mark Twain on imagination

You can't depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.

Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

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A Quote by Mark Twain on rest, success, and thankfulness

Let us be thankful for the fools. But for them the rest of us could not succeed.

Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

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A Quote by Mark Twain on golf and walk

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Golf is a good walk spoiled.

Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

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A Quote by Mark Twain on circumstances and confidence

Write without pay until somebody offers pay. If nobody offers within three years, the candidate may look upon this circumstance with the most implicit confidence as the sign that sawing wood is what he was intended for.

Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

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