Saturday Sayings – Friendship

Joseph Addison
Joseph Addison

True happiness is of a retired nature,
and an enemy to pomp and noise;
it arises,
in the first place,
from the enjoyment of one’s self;

and, in the next,
from the friendship and conversation
of a few select companions.

Joseph Addison

*See also my posts on true friendship, beginning here.
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Photo credit: Stifts- och landsbiblioteket i Skara)

Published by Katharine

Katharine is a writer, speaker, women's counselor, and professional mom. Happily married for 50 years to the same gorgeous guy. She loves cooking amazing homegrown food, celebrating grandbabies, her golden-egg-laying hennies, and watching old movies with popcorn. Her writing appears at Medium, Arkansas Women Bloggers, Contently, The Testimony Train, Taste Arkansas, Only in Arkansas, and in several professional magazines and one anthology.

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