Old Friends Are Best. King James Used To Call For His Old Shoe
Old friends are best. King James used to call for his old shoes; they
were easiest for his feet.
-- John Selden (1584-1654)
With clothes the new are best, with friends the old are best.
A fool and his money are my best friends.
Though old the thought and oft exprest, 'T is his at last who says it best.
-- James Russell Lowell (1819-1891) -- For an Autograph...
Old friends are always best, less you can catch a new one that's fit to make an old one out of.
A man's best things are nearest him, Lie close about his feet.
-- Richard Monckton Milnes (Lord Houghton) (1809-1885) -- The Men of Old...