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Mark Twain: Samuel Langhorne Clemens (November 30, 1835 – April 21, 1910), better known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American author and humorist. He wrote The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) and its sequel, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1885), the latter often called "the Great American Novel ."

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Quote Left Just the omission of Jane Austen's books alone would make a fairly good library out of a library that hadn't a book in it Quote Right
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Quote Left It is by the goodness of God that in our country we have those three unspeakably precious things: freedom of speech, freedom of conscience, and the prudence never to practice either. Quote Right
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Quote Left Don't tell fish stories where the people know you; but particularly, don't tell them where they know the fish. Quote Right
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Quote Left Providence protects children and idiots. I know because I have tested it. Quote Right
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Quote Left A monarch, when good, is entitled to the consideration which we accord to a pirate who keeps Sunday School between crimes; when bad, he is entitled to none at all. Quote Right
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