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. c. 44 B. C., ch. 20.

Current Citation

Catiline. Quoted in Cataline's Conspiracy by Sallust. Cataline's Conspiracy, The Jugurthine War, Histories. Translated by William W. Batstone. Oxford UP, 2010.