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You cannot depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.

- 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



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

- Mark Twain



You cannot depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.

- Mark Twain



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

- Mark Twain



History doesn't repeat itself but it often rhymes

- Mark Twain



It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world and moral courage so rare.

- Mark Twain



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

- Mark Twain



Life would be infinitely happier if we could only be born at the age of eighty and gradually approach eighteen.

- Mark Twain



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

- Mark Twain



Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been.

- Mark Twain



Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.

- Mark Twain



The secret of getting ahead is getting started.

- Mark Twain



All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence; then success is sure.

- Mark Twain