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Mark Twain


Samuel Langhorne Clemens (November 30, 1835 – April 21, 1910), better known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and lecturer. Among his novels are The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1875) and its sequel, the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1885), the latter often called “The Great American Novel”.

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Mark Twain about ambitions


Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great makes you feel that you, too, can become great.

Mark Twain about regrets


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 about life


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

Mark Twain about success


The secret of getting ahead is getting started.