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Logical Gal and another helpful distinction in terms

Real faith is not the stuff dreams are made of; rather it is tough, practical and altogether realistic. Faith sees the invisible but it does not see the nonexistent.   304 more words


Mark Twain Was a Wise Man

“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one’s lifetime.” 20 more words



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Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain

Assuredly, Mark Twain needs no review nor introduction, but for me this was first on my list of needed to read classics. If you are unfamiliar with him, and bad with history as I am, I’ll save you the google by linking you to a brief biography… 330 more words


Mark Twain's Hilarious, Furious Letter to an Idiot

Here’s the story: in the winter of 1905, Mark Twain received a package and hand-written letter from a “doctor” out of California named J.H. Todd. After a cursory look at the items, Twain recognized that Todd was nothing more than a salesman, one who was peddling a rather deceptive snake oil — a cure-all pompously called  335 more words


Whenever you find yourself on the  side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect. 

                                Mark  Twain

I love this quote. Don’t go with the flow, don’t follow the crowd.

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3/8/2014 - Quote of the Day

“By trying we can easily learn to endure adversity – another man’s I mean.” – Mark Twain

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