More From Mark Twain
- "There are several good protections against temptation, but the surest is cowardice."
- "Thunder is good, thunder is impressive; but it is lightning that does the work."
- "Substitute “damn” every time you’re inclined to write “very”; your editor will delete it and the writing will be just as it should be."
More In Great
- "If you don’t know how great this country is, I know someone who does; Russia."― Robert Frost
- "I lead no party; I follow no leader. I have given the best part of my life to careful study of Islam, its law and polity, its culture, its history and its literature."― Muhammad Iqbal
- "And if you’re a golfer and you watch a golf film and Matt Damon swing, and it’s not great, then you’re not going to believe in the golf story, you’re not going to believe in the rest of the film. That’s the whole movie, so if that swing looks like crap, the movie’s crap."― Shia LaBeouf