„Human friends, friends in hardship and in life, this is our pure love, love of mother and son.“

Le livre de ma mère [The Book of My Mother] (1954)

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It is by excusing nothing that pure love shows itself.“

—  Molière, The Misanthrope

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À rien pardonner le pur amour éclate.
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„Above our life we love a steadfast friend.“

—  Christopher Marlowe, livro Hero and Leander

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„Friends love misery… our misery is what endears us to our friends.“

—  Erica Jong Novelist, poet, memoirist, critic 1942

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„Dogs love their friends and bite their enemies, quite unlike people, who are incapable of pure love and always have to mix love and hate in their object-relations.“

—  Sigmund Freud Austrian neurologist known as the founding father of psychoanalysis 1856 - 1939

As quoted by Anna Freud in the preface to the (1981) edition of Topsy: The Story of a Golden-Haired Chow by Princess Marie Bonaparte.
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„and yet she was leaving the world as a woman who had love and been loved back. she was leaving it as a friend, a companion, a guardian. a mother. a person of consequence at last.“

—  Khaled Hosseini, livro A Thousand Splendid Suns

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—  George Savile, 1st Marquess of Halifax English politician 1633 - 1695

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„Trust no friend without faults, and love a maiden, but no angel.“

—  Doris Lessing British novelist, poet, playwright, librettist, biographer and short story writer 1919 - 2013

Gotthold Ephraim Lessing, as quoted in Dictionary of Quotations from Ancient and Modern English and Foreign Sources (1899) by James Wood, p. 499
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„Trust no friend without faults, and love a maiden, but no angel.“

—  Gotthold Ephraim Lessing writer, philosopher, publicist, and art critic 1729 - 1781

As quoted in Dictionary of Quotations from Ancient and Modern English and Foreign Sources (1899) by James Wood, p. 499

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