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Mark Twain

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Biography - Mark Twain:

Samuel Langhorne Clemens, known by his pen name Mark Twain was an American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher and lecturer.
Born: 1835 - Died: 1910
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: United States
United States

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It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world and moral courage so rare.
Mark Twain




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I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.”
Nelson Mandela
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Have courage to use your own reason!”
Immanuel Kant - Answering the Question: What is Enlightenment?
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The strangest, most generous, and proudest of all virtues is true courage.”
Michel de Montaigne
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Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.”
Mark Twain
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There is no happiness without courage, nor virtue without struggle.”
Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Emile, or On Education
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The courage of Truth, the belief in the power of the spirit, is the first condition of philosophical study.”
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
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Give every day the chance to become the most beautiful day of your life.”
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It's easier to fool people than to convince them that they have been fooled.”
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Always do right. This will gratify some people, and astonish the rest.”
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Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.”
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When in doubt tell the truth.”
Mark Twain - Pudd'nhead Wilson
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Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.”
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