To like and dislike the same things, that is indeed true friendship.

Nam idem velle atque idem nolle, ea demum firma amicitia est.


Quoted in The War of Catiline, by Sallust

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Original Citation

Catiline. Quoted in Bellum Catilinae [War of Catiline], written by Sallust. c. 44 BC.

Current Citation

Catiline. Quoted in "Cataline's Conspiracy." Cataline's Conspiracy, The Jugurthine War, Histories, written by Sallust and translated by William W. Batstone. Oxford University Press, 2010.