Monday, May 3, 2010

Mark Twain


When I was a boy of 14, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be 21, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years.

- Mark Twain

1 comment:

  1. I see in my father now things I saw the contrary in him before. My amazement is not in how smart he is, but how much he endured as a political refuge.