Mark Twain Quotes
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There are several good protections against temptations, but the surest is cowardice.
Loyalty to petrified opinion never yet broke a chain or freed a human soul.
A man can seldom-very, very, seldom-fight a winning fight against his training: the odds are too heavy.
Fame is a vapor, popularity an accident; the only earthly certainty is oblivion.
To forget pain is to be painless; to forget care is to be rid of it; to go abroad is to accomplish both.
To go abroad has something of the same sense that death brings. I am no longer of ye-what ye say of me is now of no consequence.
Truth is more of a stranger than fiction.
Truth is mighty and will prevail. There is nothing the matter with this, except that it ain't so.
The history of our race, and each individual s experience, are sown thick with evidence that a truth is not hard to kill and that a lie told well is immortal.
Often, the surest way to convey misinformation is to tell the strict truth.
You have to live your life according to what comforts you, not what the rest of your family thinks you ought to be doing.
Every woman is wrong until she cries, and then she is right - instantly.
There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will.
Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.
Never go to bed mad. Stay up and fight.