Mark Twain

(November 30, 1835 – April 21, 1910 / Florida, Missouri)

Mark Twain Quotes

  • ''“If you tell the truth, you dont have to remember anything.”''
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  • ''“Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.” ''
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  • ''“Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to reform (or pause and reflect).”''
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  • ''“The man who does not read has no advantage over the man who cannot read.”
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  • ''“Never put off till tomorrow what may be done day after tomorrow just as well.” ''
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  • ''“I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.”''
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  • ''“′Classic′ - a book which people praise and dont read.”''
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  • ''“A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.” ''
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  • ''“The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.”''
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  • ''“Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.” ''
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Best Poem of Mark Twain

O Lord, Our Father

O Lord, our father,
Our young patriots, idols of our hearts,
Go forth to battle - be Thou near them!
With them, in spirit, we also go forth
From the sweet peace of our beloved firesides To smite the foe.

O Lord, our God,
Help us to tear their soldiers
To bloody shreds with our shells;
Help us to cover their smiling fields
With the pale forms of their patriot dead; Help us to drown the thunder of
the guns With the shrieks of their wounded,
Writhing in pain.

Help us to lay waste their humble homes
With a hurricane of fire;
Help us to wring the ...

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To Jennie

Good-bye! a kind good-bye,
I bid you now, my friend,
And though 'tis sad to speak the word,
To destiny I bend

And though it be decreed by Fate
That we ne'er meet again,
Your image, graven on my heart,
Forever shall remain.