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Mark Twain Poems | Quotes | Articles

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Mark Twain poems, biography, quotes, examples of poetry, articles, essays and more. The best Mark Twain resource with comprehensive poet information, a list of poems, short poems, quotations, best poems, poet's works and more.

Mark Twain Biography...Mark Twain is the famous pen name of Samuel Langhorne Clemens, who was born on November 30, 1835 in Florida, Missouri. He is one of the most beloved figures in the history of American literature, and was a journalist, novelist, humorist, literary critic, essayist, short story writer, and poet. 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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Twain Quotes

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Quote Left When one has tasted watermelon he knows what the angels eat. Quote Right
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Quote Left The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time. Death Quote Right
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Quote Left By common consent of all the nations and all the ages the most valuable thing in this world is the homage of men, whether deserved or undeserved. Quote Right
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Quote Left A man with a new idea is a crank -- until the idea succeeds. Quote Right
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Quote Left It was wonderful to find America, but it would have been more wonderful to miss it. Quote Right
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