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A friend who is near and dear may in time become as useless as a relative.
Family
George Ade

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Plato is dear to me, but dearer still is truth.
Truth
Aristotle

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You look rather rash my dear your colors don't quite match your face.
Dress
Daisy Ashford

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Real happiness is cheap enough, yet how dearly we pay for its counterfeit.
Happiness
Hosea Ballou

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Oh! too convincing -- dangerously dear -- In woman's eye the unanswerable tear!
Cries and Crying
Lord Byron

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The dearest friend on earth is a mere shadow compared to Jesus Christ.
Friends and Friendship
Oswald Chambers

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There is a time for all things -- except marriage my dear.
Marriage
Thomas Chatterton

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The soil of their native land is dear to all the hearts of mankind.
Nations
Marcus T. Cicero

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What gift has providence bestowed on man that is so dear to him as his children?
Gifts
Marcus T. Cicero

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Green leaves on a dead tree is our epitaph -- green leaves, dear reader, on a dead tree.
Epitaphs
Cyril Connolly

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There's nothing I like less than bad arguments for a view that I hold dear.
Argument
Daniel Dennett

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Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human nature .
Abstinence
Charles Dickens

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To a father growing old nothing is dearer than a daughter.
Fathers
Euripides

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Spinoza Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
Fools and Foolishness
Benjamin Franklin

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Compliments cost nothing, yet many pay dear for them.
Compliments
Thomas Fuller

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A sympathetic friend can be quite as dear as a brother.
Friends and Friendship
Homer

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Oh, God! that bread should be so dear! And flesh and blood so cheap!
Poverty and The Poor
Thomas Hood

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Inequality is as dear to the American heart as liberty itself.
Prejudice
William Dean Howells

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The endearing elegance of female friendship.
Friends and Friendship
Samuel Johnson

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Presents, I often say, endear absents.
Gifts
Charles Lamb

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Be plain in dress, and sober in your diet; In short, my dear, kiss me and be quiet.
Modesty
Lady Mary Wortley Montagu

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Those things that are dearest to us have cost us the most.
Value
Michel Eyquem De Montaigne

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Home, the spot of earth supremely blest, A dearer, sweeter spot than all the rest.
Home
Robert Montgomery

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One has to pay dearly for immortality; one has to die several times while one is still alive.
Death and Dying
Friedrich Nietzsche

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Die, my dear doctor! That's the last thing I shall do!
Death and Dying
Lord Palmerston

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun