As in political so in literary action a man wins friends for himself mostly by the passion of his prejudices and by the consistent narrowness of his outlook.A personal record by Joseph Conrad
it is a hot day in Nairobi, the temperatures are highs of 28 deg C. In the sweltering heat, a question occurred to me, it was a subject in the mind of the ancients. The question
is friendship possible between the sexes without sex?
Oscar Wilde wrote
Between men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passion, enmity, worship, love, but no friendship.