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Tuesday, 21 November 2017
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"No men who really think deeply about women retain a high opinion of them; men either despise women or they have never thought seriously about them." (Weininger, Otto - Men and Women)

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Don't look a gift horse in the mouth.

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Browse Quotations about Acquaintance

 
Acquaintance. A person whom we know well enough to borrow from, but not well enough to lend to. - (Bierce, Ambrose - Acquaintance)
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Acquaintance: a degree of friendship called slight when its object is poor or obscure, and intimate when he is rich or famous. - (Bierce, Ambrose - Acquaintance)
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An acquaintance is someone we know well enough to borrow from, but not well enough to lend to. - (Bierce, Ambrose - Acquaintance)
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I believe we shall come to care about people less and less. The more people one knows the easier it becomes to replace them. It's one of the curses of London. - (Forster, Edward M. - Acquaintance)
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The beginning of an acquaintance whether with persons or things is to get a definite outline of our ignorance. - (Eliot, George - Acquaintance)
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The mere process of growing old together will make the slightest acquaintance seem a bosom friend. - (Smith, Logan Pearsall - Acquaintance)
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We need two kinds of acquaintances, one to complain to, while to the others we boast. - (Smith, Logan Pearsall - Acquaintance)
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