Quotes: friendships

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  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    Friendships, in general, are suddenly contracted; and therefore it is no wonder they are easily dissolved.
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    The friendships of the world are oft confederacies in vice, or leagues of pleasures.
  • Charles Darwin
    Charles Darwin
    English scientist and biologist 1809-1882
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    A man's friendships are one of the best measures of his worth.
  • Samuel Butler
    Samuel Butler
    English poet 1612-1680
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    A man's friendships are, like his will, invalidated by marriage - but they are also no less invalidated by the marriage of his friends.
  • But it's amazing how many people think that gay men should slink off into the shadows when it comes to having friendships with children.
  • Antoine Rivarol
    Antoine Rivarol
    French journalist 1753-1801
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    Familiarity is the root of the closest friendships, as well as the interests hatreds.
  • Blaise Pascal
    Blaise Pascal
    French physicist, mathematician and philosopher 1623-1662
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    Few friendships would survive if each one knew what his friend says of him behind his back.
  • Randolph Silliman Bourne
    Randolph Silliman Bourne
    American writer and intellectual 1886-1918
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    Friendships are fragile things, and require as much handling as any other fragile and precious thing.
  • Salman Rushdie
    Salman Rushdie
    Engels writer 1948-
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    Friendships are the family we make - not the one we inherit. I've always been someone to whom friendship, elective affinities, is as important as family.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
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    Friendships begin with liking or gratitude roots that can be pulled up.
  • St. Francis de Sales
    St. Francis de Sales
    Bishop of Geneva and is honored as a saint in the Catholic Church 1567-1622
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    Friendships begun in this world will be taken up again, never to be broken off.
  • Growing up, I was blessed to be part of a great church. This is where I met many friends who have encouraged me in my life to live strong for Christ. My church is a place where I can develop friendships with others that will encourage me in my walk with Christ.
  • Adriana Lima
    Adriana Lima
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    Here in the big city people spend their time thinking about work and about money; they don't give some value to friendships and it can be depressing.
  • Bryan Greenberg
    Bryan Greenberg
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    I actually feel like I have developed friendships through Twitter, people that I've worked with I can kind of keep up with them. I've totally turned a corner. I get it. And Instagram.
  • Lord George Byron
    Lord George Byron
    English poet 1788-1824
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    I have always laid it down as a maxim - and found it justified by experience - that a man and a woman make far better friendships than can exist between two of the same sex - but then with the condition that they never have made or are to make love to each other.
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