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Mark Twain
(1835-1910) born on
Nov 30
US novelist, journalist, river pilot. The "Great American humorist" was also known as "The People's Author" and creator of Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn.
         
   
F
George Washington, as a boy, was ignorant of the commonest accomplishments of youth. He could not even lie.

R
It is not best that we should all think alike; it is difference of opinion that make horseraces.
A
Indecency, vulgarity, obscenity -- these are strictly confined to man; he invented them. Among the higher animals there is no trace of them. They hide nothing. They are not ashamed.
N
It usually takes me more than three weeks to prepare a good impromptu speech.
K
Always do right; this will gratify some people and astonish the rest.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In "Quotable Business," ed. Louis E. Boone, 1992.
R: "Pudd'nhead Wilson's Calendar," 1894.
A: "Letters from the Earth."
N: In "3,500 Good Quotes for Speakers," by Gerald F. Lieberman, 1983.
K: In "Pearls of Wisdom," ed. J. Agel and W. Glanze, 1987.
   


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