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Mark Twain

Mark Twain (1835-1910) grew up in Hannibal Missouri. He began his career as a journeyman printer and journalist. His youthful experiences along the Mississippi inspired some of his most famous works--and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn . In addition to his well-known works of fiction, he was also a prolific travel writer. Among his best-known works is Life on the Mississippi . He was also a star of the lecture circuit.

Personality Profile For Mark Twain

Mark Twain

The following is a personality profile of Mark Twain based on his work.

Mark Twain is unconventional and boisterous.

He is laid-back, he appreciates a relaxed pace in life. He is intermittent as well: he has a hard time sticking with difficult tasks for a long period of time. But, Mark Twain is also empathetic: he feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for discovery.

He is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done. Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him.


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