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Abraham Lincoln

“Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them?” –Abraham Lincoln, 16th President of the United, born February 12th, 1809

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David Hume

“This avidity alone, of acquiring goods and possessions for ourselves and our nearest friends, is insatiable, perpetual, universal, and directly destructive of society.” – David Hume, philosopher, May 7th, 1711 – August 25th, 1776 Happy Birthday!!

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Fry’s Chocolate

Here is a postcard advertising Fry’s Chocolates.  The little girl in the store is buying chocolates while her friends are all behind her looking on in hopes of possibly getting a piece.   Image from the following source.

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George Eliot

“Animals are such agreeable friends – they ask no questions; they pass no criticisms.”

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Euripides

“Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.” –Euripides, Greek playwright, born 480 BC

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