Truth is mighty and will prevail. There is nothing wrong with this, except that it ain’t so.
More quotes by Mark Twain
More than once I had seen a noble who had gotten his enemy at a disadvantage stop to pray before cutting his throat.
The Pause; that impressive silence, that eloquent silence, that geometrically progressive silence which often achieves a desired effect where no combination of words, however so felicitous, could accomplish it.
Training is everything. The peach was once a bitter almond; cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education.
More quotes about Truth
Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing ever happened.
The truth is that there is nothing noble in being superior to somebody else. The only real nobility is in being superior to your former self.
History is strewn thick with evidence that a truth is not hard to kill, but a lie, well told, is immortal.
It is a puzzling thing. The truth knocks on the door and you say, ‘Go away, I’m looking for the truth.’ and so it goes away. Puzzling.
The honest truth is that every day was new, every day was a challenge, every day was starting from a fresh place, and as time went on, over the course of about two years, things became better and better. But I dont think that there was for me anything like, Ah, this is taking too long, because long didnt exist. So I see it as a blessing. I have to laugh. I mean theres no other way to look at it.