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Mark Twain Wall Quotes

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A Collection of Memorable Quotes by Mark Twain You Can Easily Feature on the Wall

Mark Twain Wall Quotes:

Did you know that Mark Twain was the Pen name for his birth name, Samuel Langhorne Clemens. He was born November 30th, 1835 and passed April 21st, 1910. Some noted quotes for the wall, by Mark Twain, are featured below. Mark Twain wall quotes can be used in the home as a point of humor, or even in a classroom as a teaching tool.

If you want to learn more about Mark Twain, below the quotes you’ll find a point form summary of some of the poignant moments and points about his life.

Choose from the most popular wall quotes – You’ve probably heard many of these:

Since you want to feature Mark Twain Quotes on the wall, here’s some additional interesting facts about the man:

  1. Born Samuel Langhorne Clemens on November 30, 1835 – died April 21, 1910)

  2. He was an American Author, Lecturer and Humorist

  3. He wrote the Adventures of Tom Sawyer

  4. He also wrote the Sequel, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

  5. Huckleberry Finn is often referred to as “The Great American Novel”

  6. He grew up in Hannibal, Missouri

  7. He made quite a bit of money but lost quite a bit from bad business ventures

  8. He had to file for bankruptcy, but eventually overcame his financial troubles

  9. He was born after the passing of Halley’s Comet and predicted he would ‘go out with it’

  10. He passed away the day after it showed up in 1910

  11. He married Olivia Langdon in 1870 (the first time he asked, she said no)

  12. His wife came from a wealthy, liberal, activist family

  13. He had three daughters, Susy (1872-1896), Clara (1874-1962) and Jean (1880-1909) and a Son Langdon

  14. Langdon passed away at 19mths from Diphtheria

  15. He went into a state of depression after the death of his daughter Susy from Meningitis in 1896

  16. He suffered further loss with his daughter Jean who passed in 1909 and his wife Olivia who passed in 1904

  17. He formed a club in 1906 for girls who he felt were equivalent to surrogate granddaughters: Angel Fish and Aquarium Club

  18. He died of a heart attack at the age of 74 in Redding Connecticut as he predicted – following the appearance of Halley’s Comet

Mark Twain Wall Quotes

Never argue with stupid people, they will drag you down to their level then beat you with experience, by Mark Twain










Mark Twain Wall Quotes to feature in the home, school or office

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