If you have a candle, the light won't glow any dimmer if I light yours off of mine.
We should behave to our friends as we would wish our friends to behave to us.
Knowing your own darkness is the best method for dealing with the darknesses of other people.
A friend to all is a friend to none.
Between friends there is no need of justice.
My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me.
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.
Betray a friend, and you'll often find you have ruined yourself.
Sometimes we owe a friend to the lucky circumstance that we give him no cause for envy.
The shifts of fortune test the reliability of friends.
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.
Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
Friendship is nothing else than an accord in all things, human and divine, conjoined with mutual goodwill and affection.
A blow from your friend is better than a kiss from your enemy.
There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate.
I am a raging alcoholic and a raging addict and I didn't want to see my kids do the same thing.
A doubtful friend is worse than a certain enemy. Let a man be one thing or the other, and we then know how to meet him.
No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot.