So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
There is no friend as loyal as a book.
A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
Constant use had not worn ragged the fabric of their friendship.
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
No good friends. No bad friends. Only people you want, need to be with; people who build their houses in your heart.
The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.
Tis a great confidence in a friend to tell him your faults; greater to tell him his.
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
There is a magic in the memory of a schoolboy friendship. It softens the heart, and even affects the nervous system of those who have no heart.
I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don't believe I deserved my friends.
Friendship was given by nature to be an assistant to virtue, not a companion in vice.
A good friend will always stab you in the front.
Friends are nothing but a known enemy
Real friends stab you in the front.
There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.
Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity