Blog Posts - Mark Twain



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I was seldom able to see an opportunity until it had ceased to be one. - Mark Twain...
by Proof Positive on Dec 15, 2016

Homage to Stephen Crane

He was 28 when he died, at a health spa in the Black Forest of Germany.  What had we achieved by that age, reader?  For my part, very little.  Perhaps you achieved more, or much.  But it's his age at death that makes him most rema...
by I, Ciceronianus; causidicus on Jul 25, 2016

Las Aventuras de Huckleberry Finn de Mark Twain libro gratis

Las Aventuras de Huckleberry Finn (titulo original: Adventures of Huckleberry Finn) es una novela escrita por el autor estadounidense Mark Twain publicada en Reino Unido en 1884 y en EEUU en 1885.... [[ Esta es una parte del post, si quieres leerlo...
by Leer para crecer on Jul 18, 2016

Free Download: Mark Twain, “Captain Stormfield’s Visit to Heaven”

“Captain Stormfield’s Visit to Heaven”by  Mark Twain“'Captain Stormfield's Visit to Heaven' is a short story written by American writer Mark Twain. It first appeared in print in Harper's Magazine in December 1907 and January 1908, and wa...
by Running 'Cause I Can't Fly on Jul 12, 2016

Las Aventuras de Tom Sawyer de Mark Twain libro gratis para descargar

Las Aventuras de Tom Sawyer (The Adventures of Tom Sawyer) es una novela escrita por el autor norteamericano Mark Twain publicada en 1876. Forma parte de nuestra lista de los mejores libros... [[ Esta es una parte del post, si quieres leerlo complet...
by Leer para crecer on Jul 11, 2016

Inspirational Quotes - Good Morning To Everyone

If you have only one smile in you, give it to the people you love. Don’t be surly at home, then go out in the street and start grinning ‘Good morning’ at total strangers.- Maya AngelouI had a monumental idea this morning, but I didn’t like it...
by A2Z Quotes on Jul 9, 2016

"It Is Easier..."

 “it is easier to fool people than to convince them that they have been fooled.” - Mark Twain...
by Running 'Cause I Can't Fly on Jun 21, 2016

Quote For The Week

“Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it.” -Mark Twain (American author and humorist. 1835-1910) Christopher E. Hill Survival And Prosperity (www.survivalandprosperity.com)...
by Survival And Prosperity on May 24, 2016

NEWSHOUR BOOKSHELF - "Chasing the Last Laugh"

"Step aside Seinfeld — meet Mark Twain, the stand-up comic" PBS NewsHour 5/18/2016ExcerptsSUMMARY:  Mark Twain once said that “hunger is the handmaid of genius,” and he was speaking from personal experience.  By 1894, Twain was an est...
by Mage Soapbox on May 23, 2016

“We Are Zombies Rewriting Our Mental History,” Darwinian Researchers Say

Image courtesy of Jean-noël Lafargue, Free Art License. Joel Kontinen For Darwinists, free will is a hot potato that obviously should be avoided at all costs. This also applies to consciousness that happens to be “a ghostly thing” i...
by Joel Kontinen on May 1, 2016

Quote du jour

Only kings, presidents, editors, and people with tapeworms have the right to use the editorial 'we.'-Mark Twain...
by Proof Positive on Apr 24, 2016

Quote du jour

The first of April is the day we remember what we are the other 364 days of the year.-Mark Twain...
by Proof Positive on Apr 1, 2016

Donald Trump's Distinctive Speaking Style

For some reason, listening to Donald Trump tell the story of the Secret Service jumping that guy in Ohio reminded me of this...
by Proof Positive on Mar 13, 2016

Free Download: Mark Twain, "The Mysterious Stranger"

 "The Mysterious Stranger"by Mark Twain"An unfinished novella that Mark Twain worked on periodically from roughly 1890 until his death in 1910. The body of the work is a serious social commentary addressing Twain's ideas of the Moral Sense and t...
by Running 'Cause I Can't Fly on Feb 26, 2016

12 February 2016 - MARK TWAIN'S CHILDHOOD

MARK TWAIN'S CHILDHOODG'day folks, To celebrate Mark Twain's birthday, Henry Sweets, Executive Director of the Mark Twain Boyhood Home and Museum in Hannibal, Missouri, takes a look back at the author's early life and how it inspired many of his...
by clancy tucker's blog on Feb 11, 2016

"The Mysteries Disappear..."

“When we remember that we are all mad, the mysteries disappear and life stands explained.” - Mark Twain...
by Running 'Cause I Can't Fly on Jan 16, 2016

"Three Kinds Of Lies..."

“Figures often beguile me, particularly when I have the arranging of them myself; in which case the remark attributed to Disraeli would often apply with justice and force: ‘There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies and statistics...
by Running 'Cause I Can't Fly on Jan 14, 2016

Inspirational Quotes For Human Life

Great opportunities to help others seldom come, but small ones surround us every day.—Sally KochYou can learn to 'speak from the heart' by imagining a small mouth installed in your very own heart. When a challenging situation arises, consci...
by A2Z Quotes on Jan 4, 2016

Beautiful Life Begins with a Beautiful Mind – Motivational Sayings

A Beautiful Life Begins with a Beautiful Mind.
by Inspiring Quotes on Nov 22, 2015

Mark Twain, “On The Damned Human Race”

“On The Damned Human Race”by Mark Twain“I have been studying the traits and dispositions of the lower animals (so-called), and contrasting them with the traits and dispositions of man. I find the result humiliating to me. For it obliges me to r...
by Running 'Cause I Can't Fly on Nov 1, 2015


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