Brooks Adams: Friendship

“One friend in a lifetime is much, two are many, three are hardly possible. Friendship needs a certain parallelism of life, a community of thought, a rivalry of aim.”

—Brooks Adams.

Brooks Adams: Influence of an author

“The difference is slight, to the influence of an author, whether he is read by 500 readers, or by five hundred thousand; if he can select the 500, he reaches the five hundred thousand. ”

 ~Brooks Adams.

Harvard graduation photo of Henry Brooks Adams...

Harvard graduation photo of Henry Brooks Adams, author of ‘The Education of Henry Adams’ (Photo credit: Wikipedia)