friendship

A Quote by Abraham Lincoln on enemies and friendship

Am I not destroying my enemies when I make them my friends?

Abraham Lincoln (1809 - 1865)

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A Quote by Abraham Lincoln on attitude, criticism, destruction, enemies, friendship, and presidency

President Lincoln was once criticized for his attitude toward his enemies. "Why do you try to make friends of them?" asked an associate. "You should try to destroy them." "Am I not destroying my enemies," Lincoln gently replied, "when I make them my friends?"

Abraham Lincoln (1809 - 1865)

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A Quote by Abraham Lincoln on best friend, books, and friendship

The things I want to know are in books; my best friend is the man who'll get me a book I ain't read.

Abraham Lincoln (1809 - 1865)

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A Quote by Abigail Smith Adams on friendship, husbands, lovers, politicians, and preachers

Deliver me from your cold, phlegmatic preachers, politicians, friends, lovers and husbands.

Abigail Adams (1744 - 1818)

Source: Letter to John Adams, March 31, 1776

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A Quote by A. A. Milne on friendship and quest

Come, come, come.  Without a monster or two it's not a quest, merely a gaggle of friends wandering about.

A. A. Milne

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