What Is True Friendship?

What The Stoics Believed and How I intend to Apply It

Garrett Petticrew
Sep 30, 2018 · 5 min read

“Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.” — Oprah

Friendships of Utility

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Friendships of Pleasure

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“Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit.” — Aristotle

Friendships of The Good

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“I don’t need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I nod; my shadow does that much better.” — Plutarch

So What Determines A True Friend?

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If There Were Only 150 People

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Wise Healthy Wealthy

We find the balance between Health, Wealth, and Wisdom, then write about it

Garrett Petticrew

Written by

I write for myself and everyone like me. The screw-ups tired of screwing up. Emails that help you thrive → http://bit.ly/wise-owl-newsletter

Wise Healthy Wealthy

We find the balance between Health, Wealth, and Wisdom, then write about it

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