Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
Our most intimate friend is not he to whom we show the worst, but the best of our nature.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
Let there be no purpose in friendship save the deepening of the spirit.
The shifts of fortune test the reliability of friends.
Marriage has no guarantees. If that's what you're looking for, go live with a car battery.
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.
Real friends stab you in the front.
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.
We should behave to our friends as we would wish our friends to behave to us.
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.
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.
Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Books like friends, should be few and well-chosen.
You don't live in a world all alone. Your brothers are here too.
Friends are God's way of apologizing for your family.
Woman is not made to be the admiration of all, but the happiness of one.
In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things, does the heart find its morning and is refreshed.
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.
The best kind of friend is the kind you sit with, never say a word and walk away feeling like it was the best conversation you ever had.
In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.