Aphorisms Galore!

tiny.ag/g8ncpo30  ·   Fair (517 ratings)  ·  submitted 1997

A classic is something that everybody wants to have read and nobody has read.

Mark Twain, in Art and Literature and Wisdom and Ignorance

This is an aphorism from Aphorisms Galore!'s official collection. It was the Aphorism of the Day for 2021-09-25.

He has a point!  ·  posted 2010 by Chris Jefferies

I like this aphorism from Mark Twain, and I have to agree that he makes a good point. I assume he was hoping none of his works would become classics!