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.
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.
A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.
Betray a friend, and you'll often find you have ruined yourself.
A friend should be a master at guessing and keeping still.
Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else.
Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
The shifts of fortune test the reliability of friends.
What was more, they had taken the first step toward genuine friendship. They had exchanged vulnerabilities.
Friendship was given by nature to be an assistant to virtue, not a companion in vice.
The more you let yourself go, the less others let you go.
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.
Two possibilities exist: either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying.
No good friends. No bad friends. Only people you want, need to be with; people who build their houses in your heart.
Sometimes we owe a friend to the lucky circumstance that we give him no cause for envy.
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.
Friendship makes prosperity more brilliant, and lightens adversity by dividing and sharing it.
It goes without saying that you should never have more children than you have car windows.
I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don't believe I deserved my friends.