"Be good and you will be lonesome." - Mark Twain
"A person who won't read has no advantage over one who can't read." - Mark Twain
"Action speaks louder than words but not nearly as often." - Mark Twain
"All generalizations are false, including this one." - Mark Twain
"Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone, you may still exist, but you have ceased to live." - Mark Twain
"When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years." - Mark Twain
Mark Twain (1835-1910)
Samuel Langhorne Clemens, better known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American author and humorist. He wrote The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and its sequel, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the latter often called "the Great American Novel."