Quotes by Mark Twain (Page 2)

Quotes by Mark Twain
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A person who won't read has no advantage over one who can't read.

Books, Knowledge, Reading
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Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.

Work
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A banker is a fellow who lends you his umbrella when the sun is shining, but wants it back the minute it begins to rain.

Greed, Money, Bankers
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Thousands of geniuses live and die undiscovered - either by themselves or by others.

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Preserve your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but not live.

Dreaming
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If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous, he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and a man.

Humanity, Gratitude, Animals, Dogs
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Whenever you find that you are on the side of the majority, it is time to reform.

Opinions
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The difference between the almost right word and the right word is the difference between the lightning-bug and the lightning.

Words, Truth
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It is by the goodness of God that in our country we have those three unspeakably precious things: freedom of speech, freedom of conscience, and the prudence never to practice either of them.

God, Freedom, Reason
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The higher the pay in enjoyment the worker gets out of it, the higher shall be his pay in cash, also.

Money, Work
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German literacy ought to be gently and reverently set aside among the dead languages, for only the dead have time to learn it.

Germans, Languages
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Let us consider that we are all partially insane. It will explain us to each other; it will unriddle many riddles.

Life, Humanity, Craziness
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Get your facts first, and then you can distort them.

Knowledge
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Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.

Kindness
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When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years.

Childhood, Fathers
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