Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
Quote by Mark Twain
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Mark Twain Quotes
The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.
A man's character may be learned from the adjectives which he habitually uses in conversation.
Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it.
Don't let schooling interfere with your education.
All you need is ignorance and confidence and the success is sure.
Soap and education are not as sudden as a massacre, but they are more deadly in the long run.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it.
I've never let my school interfere with my education.
I feel sorry for people who don't drink. When they wake up in the morning, that's as good as they're going to feel all day.
I have but one lamp by which my feet are guided, and that is the lamp of experience.
The major advances in speed of communication and ability to interact took place more than a century ago. The shift from sailing ships to telegraph was far more radical than that from telephone to email!
Money: power at its most liquid.
I more fear what is within me than what comes from without.
People assume I'm out there having this great life, but money doesn't erase the pain. When you're young you barrel through life, making choices without thinking of repercussions. A few years down the line, you wake up in a certain place and wonder how the hell you got there.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid.
The only way I'd be caught without makeup is if my radio fell in the bathtub while I was taking a bath and electrocuted me and I was in between makeup at home. I hope my husband would slap a little lipstick on me before he took me to the morgue.
You must have love as the core it takes courage to be willing to constantly tell the truth to each other and risk letting the relationship go.
My mom is not trying to live vicariously through me.