I only desire sincere relations with the worthiest of my acquaintance, that they may give me an opportunity once in a year to speak the truth.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
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Love must be as much a light, as it is a flame.
The only way to speak the truth is to speak lovingly.
Water is the only drink for a wise man.
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