WISDOM QUOTES FROM MARK TWAIN

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WISDOM QUOTES FROM MARK TWAIN:

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

 

  • Worrying is paying interest on a debt you might not even owe.

 

  • A man’s character may be learned from the adjectives which he habitually uses in conversation.

 

  • The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.

 

  • Give every day the chance to become the most beautiful day of your life.

 

  • You meet people who forget you. You forget people you meet. But sometimes you meet those people you can’t forget. Those are your friends.

 

  • If you don’t read the newspaper, you’re uninformed. If you read the newspaper, you’re mis-informed.

 

  • Of all God’s creatures, there is only one that cannot be made slave of the leash. That one is the cat. If man could be crossed with the cat it would improve the man, but it would deteriorate the cat.

 

Mark Twain quote: Heaven goes by favor. If it went by merit, you would stay out...

  • To be great, truly great, you have to be the kind of person who makes the others around you great.

 

  • Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.

 

  • Success is a journey, not a destination. It requires constant effort, vigilance and reevaluation.

 

  • Make your vocation your “vacation”. That is the secret to success.

 

  • The trouble with the world is not that people know too little; it’s that they know so many things that just aren’t so.

 

  • The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret of getting started is breaking your complex overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks, and starting on the first one.

 

  • Focus more on your desire than on your doubt, and the dream will take care of itself.

 

  • It’s better to be an optimist who is sometimes wrong than a pessimist who is always right.

 

  • Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.

 

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

 

  • Temper is what gets most of us into trouble. Pride is what keeps us there.

 

  • An open mind leaves a chance for someone to drop a worthwhile thought in it.

 

 

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4 Comments Add yours

  1. Linda P says:

    Love the quote about dogs and heaven!

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    1. Thank you Michele 🙂

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