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It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Old friends pass away, new friends appear. It is just like the days. An old day passes, a new day arrives. The important thing is to make it meaningful: a meaningful friend - or a meaningful day.
Age appears to be best in four things; old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read.
I never feel lonely if I've got a book - they're like old friends. Even if you're not reading them over and over again, you know they are there. And they're part of your history. They sort of tell a story about your journey through life.
Remember that the most valuable antiques are dear old friends.
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
It's fine to have social media that connects us with old friends, but we need tools that help us discover new people as well.
You don't have to have anything in common with people you've known since you were five. With old friends, you've got your whole life in common.
To reminisce with my old friends, a chance to share some memories, and play our songs again.
Lay this unto your breast: Old friends, like old swords, still are trusted best.
What I wear is a reflection of where I am going and how I am feeling. If I'm in a good mood, it's got to be cashmere and jeans - just something comfy, soft and warm. When I'm down, I might find something that I haven't worn for a while that was bought for me - or wear a brooch or a pair of shoes that are like old friends.
Old friends are best.
I love everything that's old, - old friends, old times, old manners, old books, old wine.
Saint Patrick's Day
Yes'm, old friends is always best, 'less you can catch a new one that's fit to make an old one out of.
Sarah Orne Jewett
To be with old friends is very warming and comforting.
I have two homes, like someone who leaves their hometown and/or parents and then establishes a life elsewhere. They might say that they're going home when they return to see old friends or parents, but then they go home as well when they go to where they live now. Sarajevo is home, Chicago is home.
One of things I like about looking at pictures when you're young and also meeting back with old friends you haven't seen in a long time is, for me, it's a glimpse of who I was.
Old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read.
It is a great honor to be awarded a Nobel Prize. This is a wonderful experience for my wife Betty and me. We received congratulations by email, phone and post, many from old friends we had not seen for some time.
Old friends die on you, and they're irreplaceable. You become dependent.
I miss all of my old friends who have passed away. Sometimes you just don't understand why they were taken so soon. I loved and miss Johnny Cash. I miss my old buddy Johnny Paycheck, who happens to be buried in an area of the cemetery that I bought for my family.
Not a lot of people know me outside of athletics and believe it or not I am actually quite shy. The exhilaration of a win or tears after falling are the extremes. It takes me a while to get to know someone, but once I do I am very loyal to my old friends.
The thing is, when you see your old friends, you come face to face with yourself. I run into someone I've known for 40 or 50 years, and they're old. And I suddenly realize I'm old. It comes as an enormous shock to me.
Since childhood she had walked the Devon rivers with her father looking for flowers and the nests of birds, passing some rocks and trees as old friends, seeing a Spirit everywhere, gentle in thought to all her eyes beheld.
The only good thing about going to the fights is you can go into the green room and you can see some of your old friends that you haven't seen in a long time.
I was away from the front lines for a while this spring, living with other troops, and considerable fighting took place while I was gone. When I got ready to return to my old friends at the front I wondered if I would sense any change in them.
C. S. Lewis
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