Man's best support is a very dear friend.
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
In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate.
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home.
As in the case of wines that improve with age, the oldest friendships ought to be the most delightful.
Friendship makes prosperity more brilliant, and lightens adversity by dividing and sharing it.
A friend should be a master at guessing and keeping still.
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better than any possession.
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.
A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.
I love the friends I have gathered together on this thin raft...
Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
Friends are God's way of apologizing for your family.
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.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.