Be careless in your dress if you will, but keep a tidy soul.
More quotes by Mark Twain
Wit is the sudden marriage of ideas which before their union were not perceived to have any relation.
In Nevada, for a time, the lawyer, the editor, the banker, the chief desperado, the chief gambler, and the saloon-keeper occupied the same level of society, and it was the highest.
Beautiful credit! The foundation of modern society. Who shall say that this is not the golden age of mutual trust, of unlimited reliance upon human promises? That is a peculiar condition of society which enables a whole nation to instantly recognize point and meaning in the familiar newspaper anecdote, which puts into the mouth of a distinguished speculator in lands and mines this remark: – I wasn’t worth a cent two years ago, and now I owe two millions of dollars.
More quotes about Wisdom
Democracy is a form of government that substitutes election by the incompetent many for appointment by the corrupt few.
There are many humorous things in the world; among them, the white man’s notion that he is less savage than the other savages.