Few friendships would survive if each one knew what his friend says of him behind his back
Women can form a friendship with a man very well; but to preserve it, a slight physical antipathy most probably helps.
Real friends stab you in the front.
If you have a candle, the light won't glow any dimmer if I light yours off of mine.
If you remember me, then I don't care if everyone else forgets.
A man should never neglect his family for business.
A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
The shifts of fortune test the reliability of friends.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
I not only use all the brains I have, but all I can borrow.
I'm so happy. Cause today I found my friends.They're in my head.
Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
Loyalty is what we seek in friendship.
Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.
The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.
Marriage has no guarantees. If that's what you're looking for, go live with a car battery.
We make our friends; we make our enemies; but God makes our next-door neighbour.
Our most intimate friend is not he to whom we show the worst, but the best of our nature.
Knowing your own darkness is the best method for dealing with the darknesses of other people.