Tag: Mark Twain

Monarchy

It is enough to make a body ashamed of his race to think of the sort of froth that has always occupied its thrones without shadow of right…

Explore. Dream. Discover.

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….

If I were to construct a God

If I were to construct a God I would furnish Him with some way and qualities and characteristics which the Present lacks. He would not stoop to ask…

Death

Mr. Clemens was once asked whether he feared death. He said that he did not, in view of the fact that he had been dead for billions and…

Mutilation

It ain’t those parts of the Bible that I can’t understand that bother me, it is the parts that I do understand. Mark Twain (1835 – 1910)

What is right and what is Wrong

Each man must for himself alone decide what is right and what is wrong, which course is patriotic and which isn’t. You cannot shirk this and be a…

Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free….

  Give me your hungry, give me your tired Give me your homeless, give me your wanderers You can be a millionaire by stepping on the needy Words…