“Don’t flatter yourself that friendship authorizes you
to say disagreeable things to your intimates.
The nearer you come into relation with a person,
the more necessary do tact and courtesy become.”
~ Oliver Wendell Holmes
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Oliver Wendell Holmes (August 29, 1809 – October 7, 1894) (aged 85) An American physician, professor, lecturer, and author. Regarded by his peers as one of the best writers of the 19th century… Source