The radical of one century is the conservative of the next. The radical invents the views. When he has worn them out the conservative adopts them.
– Mark Twain
- Nature knows no indecencies; man invents them. – Mark Twain
- In the 20th century, we had a century where at the beginning of the century, most of the world was agricultural and industry was very primitive. At the end of that century, we had men in orbit, we had been to the moon, we had people with cell phones and colour televisions and the Internet
- “Radical obedience to Christ is not easy… It’s not comfort, not health, not wealth, and not prosperity in this world. Radical obedience to Christ risks losing all these things. But in the end, such risk finds its reward in Christ. And he is more than enough for us.” – David Platt, Radical: Taking Back Your
- Freedom of speech means that you shall not do something to people either for the views they have, or the views they express, or the words they speak or write. – Hugo L. Black
- The nineteenth century believed in science but the twentieth century does not. – Gertrude Stein
- When you cannot get a compliment any other way, pay yourself one. – Mark Twain
- The only way to keep your health is to eat what you don’t want, drink what you don’t like, and do what you’d rather not. – Mark Twain
- “To get the full value of joy you must have someone to divide it with.” – Mark Twain
- “Nothing exists but you. And you are but a thought.” – Mark Twain
- Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been. – Mark Twain
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