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Behold, the fool saith, Put not all thine eggs in the one basket, -- which is but a manner of saying, Scatter your money and your attention, but the wise man saith, Put all your eggs in the one basket and -- watch that basket.

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Samuel Langhorne Clemens, known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and lecturer. His novels include The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and its sequel, the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the latter often called "The Great American Novel".

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  • I think that a correct translation for this quote in Russian is as follows: Вот, глупец говорит: "Не кладите все свои яйца в одну корзину", - другими словами, это значит: "разбросайте свои деньги и ваше внимание", но мудрый человек говорит: "Положите все свои яйца в одну корзину и присматривайте за этой корзиной." 
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