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Quotes of the Day for 7 August 2002 – Friends

Yesterday our topic was help. And were do we go for help? The folks we call friends. That's a good enough excuse to use that as today's theme.

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The quotes:

Strangers are what friends are made of.
     - Cullen Hightower

I am treating you as my friend, asking you to share my present minuses in the hope that I can ask you to share my future pluses.
     - Katherine Mansfield

A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.
     - Walter Winchell

A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love.
     - Basil

Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is slow-ripening fruit.
     - Aristotle

When a man's best friend is his dog, that dog has a problem.
     - Edward Abbey

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