Top 25 Mark Twain Quotes

1) “Give every day the chance to become the most beautiful of your life.”

2) “Don’t wait. The time will never be just right.”

3) “The world owes you nothing. It was here first.”

4) "If you tell the truth you don’t have to remember anything.”

5) “The secret of getting ahead is getting started.”

6) “Continuous improvement is better than delayed perfection.”

7) “Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you would rather have talked.”

8) “The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.”

9) “The more I learn about people, the more I like my dog.”

10) “Never argue with stupid people, they will drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.”

11) “Thousands of geniuses live and die undiscovered—either by themselves or by others.”

12) “A man cannot be comfortable without his own approval.”

13) “Action speaks louder than words but not nearly as often.”

14) “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.”

15) “I can teach anybody how to get what they want out of life. The problem is that I can’t find anybody who can tell me what they want.”

16) “Do the thing you fear most and the death of fear is certain.”

17) “I do not fear death. I had been dead for billions and billions of years before I was born, and had not suffered the slightest inconvenience from it.”

18) “Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.”

19) “Any emotion, if it is sincere, is involuntary.”

20) “The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.”

21) “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do.”

22) “Do the right thing. It will gratify some people and astonish the rest.”

23) “There’s one way to find out if a man is honest: ask him; if he says yes, you know he’s crooked.”

24) “A clear conscience is the sure sign of a bad memory.”

25) “With courage you will dare to take risks, have the strength to be compassionate, and the wisdom to be humble. Courage is the foundation of integrity.”