No real gentleman will tell the naked truth in the presence of ladies.
More quotes by Mark Twain
There is nothing you can say in answer to a compliment. I have been complimented myself a great many times, and they always embarrass me-I always feel that they have not said enough.
As an example to others, and not that I care for moderation myself, it has always been my rule never to smoke when asleep and never to refrain when awake.
More quotes about Wisdom
Do not bring people in your life who weigh you down. And trust your instincts … good relationships feel good. They feel right. They don’t hurt. They’re not painful. That’s not just with somebody you want to marry, but it’s with the friends that you choose. It’s with the people you surround yourselves with.
I think that age is irrelevant. We’re all pretty much spiritual beings – I consider myself to be about eighty-five. I feel like I’m ancient, like two thousand years old.
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
To have a great man for a friend seems pleasant to those who have never tried it; those who have, fear it.