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it's a dog's life (part II)

one of the things that mark twain, a.k.a. samuel clemens, was famous for (besides being the first american humorist), was both being born and passing away on the 76 year appearances of haley’s comet. 764 more words

Keep It Clamped

Rule 38. It is better to keep your mouth shut and appear stupid than to open it and remove all doubt.

This quote is attributed to Mark Twain, or Samuel Clemens rather. 169 more words

Rules

Samuel Clemens (pen name Mark Twain)

I couldn’t have said this unique and clever way to describe forgiveness better myself:

“Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it.” – Mark Twain

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Corrupted Poetry

A sloppy proofreader can ruin the most praiseworthy writing. (Just ask Mark Twain.)

If you’ve ever seen something you wrote poorly edited—or including introduced errors—you know personally just how criminal this is. 694 more words

Writing

Book Review: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court

Book Name: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court
Author: Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain)
First Published: 1889

Samuel Langhorne Clemens was born in Missouri, two weeks after Halley’s Comet appeared in 1835. 1,451 more words

Writers

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines.

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HIWAY AMERICA-THE HOME OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN, MARK TWAIN'S HARTFORD CONNECTICUT

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  2. #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.” 

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