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After a Spanish Proverb: Dorothy Parker

Oh, mercifullest one of all, Oh, generous as dear, None lived so lowly, none so small, Thou couldst withhold thy tear. How swift, in pure compassion, How meek, in charity, To offer friendship to the one Who begged but love … Continue reading

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The Last Question: Dorothy Parker

New love, new love, where are you to lead me? All along a narrow way that marks a crooked line. How are you to slake me, and how are you to feed me? With bitter yellow berries, and a sharp … Continue reading

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Friendship: Mary Dixon Thayer

It is not what you give your friend, but what  you are willing to give him, that determines the quality of friendship. Mary Dixon Thayer Things to Live By The illustration is copyright: Elena Ray via Shutterstock

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Love: Erich Fromm

Immature love says ‘I love you because I need you’. Mature love says ‘I need you because I love you’. Erich Fromm 1900-1980 The illustration is copyright: EpicStockMedia via Shutterstock

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