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Mark Twain's pocket notebook. He had his leather bound notebooks custom made according to his own design idea. Each page had a tab; once a page had been used, he would tear off its tab, allowing him to easily find the next blank page for his jottings.
In light of the recent discussion on who should be rescued first from danger, this humorous “rescue etiquette” guide from Mark Twain is apropos. Twain wryly lists the order in which 26 types of people should be rescued.
"Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first."
“Forgiveness is the fragrance the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it.” — Mark Twain
“Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.” -Mark Twain