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Team Building Quotes From Mark Twain

Team Building Quotes From Mark Twain

Mark Twain, was an American author and humorist. He is best known for writing The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and its sequel, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. His wit and satire, in prose and in speech, earned praise from critics and peers, and he was a friend to presidents, artists, industrialists, and European royalty. He was lauded as the “greatest American humorist of his age” and William Faulkner called Mark Twain “the father of American literature”.

We have put together a collection of quotes from Mark Twain, which you can use to motivate and build your team:

“The secret of getting ahead is getting started.”
– Mark Twain

“There are basically two types of people. People who accomplish things, and people who claim to have accomplished things. The first group is less crowded.”
– Mark Twain

“Get your facts first, then you can distort them as you please.
– Mark Twain

“Action speaks louder than words but not nearly as often.”
– Mark Twain

“Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.”
– Mark Twain

“Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.”
– Mark Twain

“It’s not the size of the dog in the fight, it’s the size of the fight in the dog.”
– Mark Twain

“The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.”
– Mark Twain

“Thousands of geniuses live and die undiscovered – either by themselves or by others.”
– Mark Twain

“The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.”
– Mark Twain

“The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who cannot read them.”
– Mark Twain

“You can’t depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.”
– Mark Twain

“If it’s your job to eat a frog, it’s best to do it first thing in the morning. And If it’s your job to eat two frogs, it’s best to eat the biggest one first.”
– Mark Twain “Let us endeavor so to live so that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.”
– Mark Twain

“A person with a new idea is a crank until the idea succeeds.”
– Mark Twain

“The most interesting information comes from children, for they tell all they know and then stop.”
– Mark Twain

“If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything.”
– Mark Twain

“Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured.”
– Mark Twain

“Training is everything. The peach was once a bitter almond; cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education.”
– Mark Twain

“Don’t let schooling interfere with your education.”
– Mark Twain

“Thunder is good, thunder is impressive; but it is lightning that does the work.”
– Mark Twain

“There is no sadder sight than a young pessimist.”
– Mark Twain

“Humor is mankind’s greatest blessing.”
– Mark Twain

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