First Principles: Be Courteous To All, But Intimate With Few and Let Those Few Be Well Tried Before You Give Them Your Confidence

“Be courteous to all, but intimate with few, and let those few be well tried before you give them your confidence; true friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo and withstand the shocks and adversity before it is entitled to the appellation.”- George Washington, letter to Bushrod Washington, 1783

About alohapromisesforever

Writer, poet, musician, surfer, father of two princesses.
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