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I never met a man I didn't like.

Author: Will Rogers (1879-1935)

Profession: American Humorist, Actor

If you value a man's regard, strive with him. As to liking, you like your newspaper -- and despise it.

Author: George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950)

Profession: Irish-born British Dramatist

A slight touch of friendly malice and amusement towards those we love keeps our affections for them from turning flat.

Author: Logan Pearsall Smith (1865-1946)

Profession: Anglo-American Essayist, Aphorist

One should never direct people towards happiness, because happiness too is an idol of the market-place. One should direct them towards mutual affection. A beast gnawing at its prey can be happy too, but only human beings can feel affection for each other, and this is the highest achievement they can aspire to.

Author: Alexander Solzhenitsyn (1918)

Profession: Russian Novelist