I believe that friendship is like flowers, both needs much caress and fondness to grow well. When its bloomed and open, it produces a lovely flower. "Friendship is mutual reciprocity of affection and purpose".
"Friendship is mutual reciprocity of affection and purpose". -- Aristotle.
"Let us be grateful to people who make us happy. They are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom". -- Marcel Proust.
"Friendship of goodness depends on love, on likeness, on recognition, on reciprocity, on activity, on quality of characters, and on sharing of life", as understood by Aristotle.
“The bird a nest, the spider a web, man friendship.” -- William Blake.
"What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies." -- Aristotle.
"The only way to have a friend is to be one". -- Ralph Waldo Emerson.
"The language of friendship is not words but meanings." -- Henry David Thoreau.
Greenhouses photos were taken in Holambra II, by my husband and by myself.
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