People are like dirt. They can either nourish you and help you grow as a person or they can stunt your growth and make you wilt and die.
You can make more friends in two months by becoming more interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get people interested in you
Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else.
In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things, does the heart find its morning and is refreshed.
As in the case of wines that improve with age, the oldest friendships ought to be the most delightful.
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
Women can form a friendship with a man very well; but to preserve it, a slight physical antipathy most probably helps.
Woman is not made to be the admiration of all, but the happiness of one.
The majority of people permit relatives, friends, and the public at large to so influence them that they cannot live their own lives, because they fear criticism.
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.
Friends are nothing but a known enemy
People won't have time for you if you are always angry or complaining.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
Friendship was given by nature to be an assistant to virtue, not a companion in vice.
No good friends. No bad friends. Only people you want, need to be with; people who build their houses in your heart.
It goes without saying that you should never have more children than you have car windows.
Friends are as companions on a journey, who ought to aid each other to persevere in the road to a happier life.
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
We should behave to our friends as we would wish our friends to behave to us.
Everyone wants to ride with you in the limo but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.
The more you let yourself go, the less others let you go.