Have I not destroyed my enemy when I make him into my friend?
It is a maxim of old that among themselves all things are common to friends.Terence, Adelphoe (The Brothers), Act V, scene 3, line 18 (803).
We have been friends together In sunshine and in shade.Caroline E. S. Norton We Have Been Friends.
friends are like melons. Shall I tell you why? To find one good, you must a hundred try.fr:Claude Mermet, Epigram on Friends.
Plaudite, amici, comedia finita est. Applaud, my friends, the comedy is over. SeeAugustus 42:48.1827 Quoted in Ian Crofton and Donald Fraser A Dictionary of Musical Quotations (1985), quoting the last words of Augustus as he lay dying.
A slender acquaintance with the world, must convince every man, that actions, not words, are the true criterion of the attachment of friends; and that the most liberal professions of good-will are far from being the surest marks of it.George Washington, attributed in John Frederick Schroeder, ed. Maxims of Washington (1855).
I get by with a little help from my friends.The Beatles, in With a Little Help from My Friends.
But remember, when it comes to friends, it's not how much time you spend with them, just how you spend it!Eiichiro Oda, "Mr. 2 Bon Clay" in One Piece.
In politics, madame, you need two things: friends, but above all an enemy.1990 Remark made to a journalist following the by-election victory of Liberal leader Jean Chre tien,10 Dec, quoted two days later by Graham Fraser in The Globe and Mail.
We will stand by our friends and administer a stinging rebuke to men or parties who are either indifferent, negligent, or hostile, and, wherever opportunity affords, to secure the election of intelligent, honest, earnest trade unionists, with clear, unblemished, paid-up union cards in their possession.samuel gompers
There are two kinds of bathing suits, those that are adapted for use in the water, and those that are unfit for use except on dry land. If you are going to swim, wear a water bathing suit. But if you are merely going to play on the beach and pose for your camera friends, you may safely wear the dry land variety.annette kellerman
Ride, captain ride, upon your mystery ship, be amazed, at the friends, you have here on your trip. Ride, captain ride, upon your mystery ship, on your way, to a world, that others might have missed.Mike Pinera and Frank "Skip" Konte, of Blues Image, in Ride Captain Ride (1970)