Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity
A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else.
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.
So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.
I not only use all the brains I have, but all I can borrow.
There is no friend as loyal as a book.
Between friends there is no need of justice.
Friendship is love without his wings!
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.
Woman is not made to be the admiration of all, but the happiness of one.
Two possibilities exist: either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying.
Friends are as companions on a journey, who ought to aid each other to persevere in the road to a happier life.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
Friends are God's way of apologizing for your family.
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
I love the friends I have gathered together on this thin raft...
People won't have time for you if you are always angry or complaining.
Betray a friend, and you'll often find you have ruined yourself.
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.