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Just some annoying, fair-weather, and abusive friends.
There are no enemies in intellectual life, only many kinds of friends.
The transition from adversary to be debated to enemy to be defeated marks the shift from politicized intellectual to intellectualized politics.
Yet we can learn from our enemy. We can even learn to become more like them.
Well, you can talk to your friends. That’s what friends are for.
Learn, first of all, that there are friends and enemies.
How easy it is to love this enemy!
Be wary of the friend who emphasizes how right you are whenever you state some trivial truth. They must take you for an imbecile or an enemy.
To take a political example: there are friends, enemies, and neutrals.