The man who does not read has no advantage over the man who cannot read.

“The man who does not read has no advantage over the man who cannot read.”

~Mark Twain
A habit cannot be tossed out the window; it must be coaxed

“A habit cannot be tossed out the window; it must be coaxed down the stairs a step at a time.”

~Mark Twain
You can't depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.

“You can't depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.”

~Mark Twain
Every man is a moon and has a side which he turns toward nobody

“Every man is a moon and has a side which he turns toward nobody: you have to slip around behind it if you want to see it.”

~Mark Twain
It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.

“It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.”

~Mark Twain
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.

“Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.”

~Mark Twain

“I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.”

~Mark Twain

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

~Mark Twain

“Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured.”

~Mark Twain

“Sanity and happiness are an impossible combination.”

~Mark Twain

“Life is short, Break the Rules.
Forgive quickly, Kiss SLOWLY.
Love truly. Laugh uncontrollably
And never regret ANYTHING
That makes you smile.”

~Mark Twain

“Everyone is a moon, and has a dark side which he never shows to anybody.”

~Mark Twain

“Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of Congress; but I repeat myself.”

~Mark Twain

“The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.”

~Mark Twain

“Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.”

~Mark Twain

“Never allow someone to be your priority while allowing yourself to be their option.”

~Mark Twain

“Get your facts first, then you can distort them as you please.”

~Mark Twain

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”

~Mark Twain

“To succeed in life, you need two things: ignorance and confidence.”

~Mark Twain

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

~Mark Twain

"If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything."

~Mark Twain

"The more I learn about people, the more I like my dog."

~Mark Twain

"Never argue with stupid people, they will drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience."

~Mark Twain

"Truth is the most valuable thing we have. Let us economize it."

~Mark Twain

“It's easier to fool people than to convince them that they have been fooled.”

~Mark Twain