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Acquaintance

An acquaintance is someone we know well enough to borrow from, but not well enough to lend to.

Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914) American newspaperman and short-story writer.

The beginning of an acquaintance whether with persons or things is to get a definite outline of our ignorance.

George Eliot (1819-1880) British writer.

Acquaintance: a degree of friendship called slight when its object is poor or obscure, and intimate when he is rich or famous.

Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914) American newspaperman and short-story writer.

Acquaintance. A person whom we know well enough to borrow from, but not well enough to lend to.

Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914) American newspaperman and short-story writer.

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