Acquaintance Quotes & Sayings

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Depth of friendship does not depend on length of acquaintance. - Sir Rabindranath Tagore
The beginning of an acquaintance whether with persons or things is to get a definite outline of our ignorance. - George Eliot
An acquaintance is someone we know well enough to borrow from, but not well enough to lend to. - Ambrose Bierce
Distrust all those who love you extremely upon a very slight acquaintance and without any visible reason. - Lord Chesterfield
I frequently tramped eight or ten miles through the deepest snow to keep an appointment with a beech-tree, or a yellow birch, or an old acquaintance among the pines. - Henry David Thoreau
In meeting again after a separation, acquaintances ask after our outward life, friends after our inner life. - Marie von Ebner Eschenbach
Without an acquaintance with the rules of propriety, it is impossible for the character to be established. - Confucius
Honest criticism is hard to take, particularly from a relative, a friend, an acquaintance, or a stranger. - Franklin P. Jones
Moderation is the inseparable companion of wisdom, but with it genius has not even a nodding acquaintance. - Charles Caleb Colton