Why is it that we rejoice at a birth and grieve at a funeral? It is because we are not the person involved.

Mark Twain (1835-1910) American writer [pseud. of Samuel Clemens]
The Tragedy of Pudd’nhead Wilson, ch. 7 epigraph “Pudd’nhead Wilson’s Calendar” (1894)
Added on 11-May-15 | Last updated 26-Jan-19
Link to this post
Topics: , , ,
More quotes by Twain, Mark

Visited 98 time(s).

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.