Mark Twain Quotes (939 quotes)
“I have found out that there ain't no surer way to find out whether you like people or hate them than to travel with them.”
Tom Sawyer Abroad (1894)
“Make it a point to do something every day that you don't want to do. This is the golden rule for acquiring the habit of doing your duty without pain.”
Following the Equator (1897), Chapter XXII
“When a German dives into a sentence, you won't see him again until he emerges at the other end with the verb between his teeth.”
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court (1889)
Mark Twain and I by Opie Read
Notebook entry, January or February 1894, Mark Twain's Notebook, ed. Albert Bigelow Paine (1935), p. 240
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsMark Twain
Born: November 30, 1835
Died: April 21, 1910 (aged 74)
Occupation: Author, writer, lecturer
Bio: Samuel Langhorne Clemens, better known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American author and humorist. He is most noted for his novels, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, and its sequel, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the latter often called the Great American Novel.