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True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo the shocks of adversity before it is entitled to the appellation.

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George Washington

1st President of the United States; commander-in-chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolution (1732-1799)

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    Wahre Freundschaft ist eine Pflanze des langsamen Wachstums und muss den Schocks der Widrigkeiten ausgesetzt sein, bevor sie zur Bezeichnung berechtigt ist.

    la verdadera amistad es una planta de lento crecimiento, y debe sufrir los golpes de la adversidad antes de tener derecho a la denominación.

    a verdadeira amizade é uma planta de crescimento lento e deve passar pelos choques da adversidade antes de ter direito ao apelação.

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