Quotes by friendly
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Booker T. Washington
American Black Leader and Educator 1856-1915
To those of my race who... underestimate the importance of cultivating friendly relations with the Southern white man, who is their next-door neighbor, I would say, 'Cast down your bucket where you are'â€”cast it down in making friends in every manly way of the people of all races by whom we are surrounded.Source: Address at Atlanta International Exposition, Atlanta, Ga., 18 September 1895
French Playwright, Novelist 1910-1986
A great wind swept over the ghetto, carrying away shame, invisibility and four centuries of humiliation. But when the wind dropped people saw it had been only a little breeze, friendly, almost gentle.
American celebrity chef and restaurateur 1964-
A grill is just a source of heat. Just like a stove, it is very user-friendly.
Logan Pearsall Smith
English writer 1865-1946
A slight touch of friendly malice and amusement towards those we love keeps our affections for them from turning flat.
British economic historian and social reformer 1852-1883
America is a large, friendly dog in a very small room. Every time it wags its tail, it knocks over a chair.
American author 1874-1946
Americans are very friendly and very suspicious, that is what Americans are and that is what always upsets the foreigner, who deals with them, they are so friendly how can they be so suspicious they are so suspicious how can they be so friendly but they just are.
Benigno Aquino III
Filipino politician 1960-
Both President Obama and I shared the conviction that territorial and maritime disputes in the Asia Pacific region should be settled peacefully based on international law. We affirm that arbitration is an open, friendly and peaceful approach to seeking a just and durable solution.
English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
Cheerfulness is the best promoter of health and is as friendly to the mind as to the body.
American author 1843-1916
Experience was to be taken as showing that one might get a five-pound note as one got a light for a cigarette; but one had to check the friendly impulse to ask for it in the same way.
American television journalist 1940-
First of all, I'm a Midwesterner, being from Kansas, and Chicago is basically a big Midwestern cow town. It was built from the stockyards, and everyone is very friendly, and it's at the edge of the tallgrass prairie. There's just a good feel to it.
American writer 1942-
Friendship is a pretty full-time occupation if you really are friendly with somebody. You can't have too many friends because then you're just not really friends.
W. H. Auden
American poet 1907-1973
God bless the USA, so large, so friendly, and so rich.
American writer and social criticus 1858-1950
Humor brings insight and tolerance. Irony brings a deeper and less friendly understanding.
American businessman and CEO of Chrysler 1924-
I forgot to shake hands and be friendly. It was an important lesson about leadership.
American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
I know all those people. I have friendly, social, and criminal relations with the whole lot of them.