Tuesday February 7th 2012

Thought for the Day

“The man who is a pessimist before 48
knows too much;
if he is an optimist after 48,
he knows too little.”

~ Mark Twain
(1835-1910)




Mark Twain*Samuel Langhorne Clemens

Born November 30, 1835 Florida, Missouri
Died April 21, 1910 (aged 74) Redding, Connecticut

Well known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American author and humorist. Twain is noted for his novels Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1884), which has been called “the Great American Novel”, and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876). He is extensively quoted. Twain was a friend to presidents, artists, industrialists, and European royalty.

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