There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.
Friends are as companions on a journey, who ought to aid each other to persevere in the road to a happier life.
A blow from your friend is better than a kiss from your enemy.
In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
Woman is not made to be the admiration of all, but the happiness of one.
You are my best friend as well as my lover, and I do not know which side of you I enjoy the most. I treasure each side, just as I have treasured our life together.
A friend should be a master at guessing and keeping still.
I not only use all the brains I have, but all I can borrow.
We should behave to our friends as we would wish our friends to behave to us.
The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.
Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.
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.
As in the case of wines that improve with age, the oldest friendships ought to be the most delightful.
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
I am a raging alcoholic and a raging addict and I didn't want to see my kids do the same thing.
So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
Sometimes we owe a friend to the lucky circumstance that we give him no cause for envy.
Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the world together.
Betray a friend, and you'll often find you have ruined yourself.