A Quote by George Canning on boldness, friendship, good, and heaven

Give me the avowed, the erect, the manly foe, Bold I can meet,-perhaps may turn his blow! But of all plagues, good Heaven, thy wrath can send, Save, save, oh save me from the candid friend!

George Canning (1770 - 1827)

Source: New Morality.

Contributed by: Zaady