Quotation by Mark Twain

Look at the mother of Washington! She raised a boy that could not tell a lie—could not tell a lie! But he never had any chance. It might have been different if he had belonged to the Washington Newspaper Correspondents' Club
Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (1835–1910), U.S. author. Speech to the Washington Correspondents' Club. "Woman—an Opinion," Mark Twain's Speeches, ed. William Dean Howells, Harpers (1910).
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