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Character is power; it makes friends, draws patronage and support and opens the way to wealth, honor and happiness.
Martin Luther King
American preacher 1929-1968+3
In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
American author 1942-+2
Friends love misery, in fact. Sometimes, especially if we are too lucky or too successful or too pretty, our misery is the only thing that endears us to our friends.
American poet 1874-1963+2
Friends make pretence of following to the grave but before one is in it, their minds are turned and making the best of their way back to life and living people and things they understand.
Greek tragedian and poet 480-406 BC+2
Friends show their love in times of trouble...
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882+2
Friends, such as we desire, are dreams and fables.
British criticus 1903-1974+1
A lazy person, whatever the talents with which he set out, will have condemned himself to second-hand thoughts and to second-rate friends.
American statesman 1809-1865+1
Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them?
Charles Caleb Colton
English writer 1780-1832+1
Books, like friends, should be few and well chosen. Like friends, too, we should return to them again and again for, like true friends, they will never fail us - never cease to instruct - never cloy.
American First Lady 1925-+1
Cherish your human connections: your relationships with friends and family.
American statesman and physicist 1706-1790+1
Do good to your friends to keep them, to your enemies to win them.
Christian Nevell Bovee
American writer 1820-1904+1
False friends are like our shadow, keeping close to us while we walk in the sunshine, but leaving us the instant we cross into the shade.
American "First Lady" and columnist 1884-1962+1
Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.
American professor, writer+1
God bless the devout Christians of this country. They are Israel's best friends on the earth.Source: A Long Memorial Day American Spectator (1 June 2010)
Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC+1
He who hath many friends hath none.