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Elbert Hubbard
“A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.”
Elbert Hubbard

Charlotte Brontë
“But life is a battle: may we all be enabled to fight it well!”
Charlotte Brontë, The Letters of Charlotte Brontë

Albert Camus
“Don’t walk in front of me… I may not follow
Don’t walk behind me… I may not lead
Walk beside me… just be my friend”
Albert Camus

Madeleine L'Engle
“When we were children, we used to think that when we were grown-up we would no longer be vulnerable. But to grow up is to accept vulnerability... To be alive is to be vulnerable.”
Madeleine L'Engle

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