The shifts of fortune test the reliability of friends.
If you go out looking for friends, you're going to find they are very scarce. If you go out to be a friend, you'll find them everywhere.
Rashness is the faithful, but unhappy parent of misfortune.
Anybody amuses me for once. A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
Two possibilities exist: either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying.
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
I get by with a little help from my friends.
Constant use had not worn ragged the fabric of their friendship.
If there ever comes a day when we can't be together, keep me in your heart. I'll stay there forever.
You don't live in a world all alone. Your brothers are here too.
The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home.
Friendship is love without his wings!
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 one who has the same enemies as you have.
Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed.
Our most intimate friend is not he to whom we show the worst, but the best of our nature.
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.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.