The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.
Quote by Mark Twain
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Mark Twain Quotes
Why shouldn't truth be stranger than fiction? Fiction, after all, has to make sense.
Only one thing is impossible for God: To find any sense in any copyright law on the planet.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.
Life would be infinitely happier if we could only be born at the age of eighty and gradually approach eighteen.
Do the thing you fear most and the death of fear is certain.
Soap and education are not as sudden as a massacre, but they are more deadly in the long run.
Good breeding consists in concealing how much we think of ourselves and how little we think of the other person.
Work is a necessary evil to be avoided.
I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.
What a wee little part of a person's life are his acts and his words! His real life is led in his head, and is known to none but himself.
Great effort is required to arrest decay and restore vigor. One must exercise proper deliberation, plan carefully before making a move, and be alert in guarding against relapse following a renaissance.
There is no sin greater than ignorance.
Pick the day. Enjoy it - to the hilt. The day as it comes. People as they come... The past, I think, has helped me appreciate the present - and I don't want to spoil any of it by fretting about the future.
There is only one secure foundation: a genuine, deep relationship with Jesus Christ, which will carry you through any and all turmoil. No matter what storms are raging all around, you'll stand firm if you stand on His love.
The U.S. has since the end of World War II had an answer - we stand for free peoples and free markets, we are willing to support and defend them - we will sustain a balance of power that favors freedom.
Classical quotation is the parole of literary men all over the world.
Perhaps it is a universal truth that the loss of liberty at home is to be charged to provisions against danger, real or pretended, from abroad.
God has placed no limits to the exercise of the intellect he has given us, on this side of the grave.
If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed.
If you do not tell the truth about yourself you cannot tell it about other people.