When a person cannot deceive himself the chances are against his being able to deceive other people.
More quotes by Mark Twain
If to be interesting is to be uncommonplace, it is becoming a question, with me, if there are any commonplace people.
History is strewn thick with evidence that a truth is not hard to kill, but a lie, well told, is immortal.
Always acknowledge a fault. This will throw those in authority off their guard and give you an opportunity to commit more.
More quotes about Wisdom
The trouble with the world is not that people know too little, but that they know so many things that ain’t so.
I have a higher and grander standard of principle than George Washington. He could not lie; I can, but I won’t.
Nothing is more important than reconnecting with your bliss. Nothing is as rich. Nothing is more real.
Why level downward to our dullest perception always, and praise that as common sense? The commonest sense is the sense of men asleep, which they express by snoring.
Nothing does reason more right, than the coolness of those that offer it: For Truth often suffers more by the heat of its defenders, than from the arguments of its opposers.
Upon awakening, let the words Thank You flow from your lips, for this will remind you to begin your day with gratitude and compassion.