Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity
In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
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.
A friend is, as it were, a second self.
If you remember me, then I don't care if everyone else forgets.
No good friends. No bad friends. Only people you want, need to be with; people who build their houses in your heart.
A blow from your friend is better than a kiss from your enemy.
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
Our most intimate friend is not he to whom we show the worst, but the best of our nature.
Friendship makes prosperity more brilliant, and lightens adversity by dividing and sharing it.
Friendship was given by nature to be an assistant to virtue, not a companion in vice.
You can make more friends in two months by becoming more interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get people interested in you
Don't walk behind me; I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.
No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot.
I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don't believe I deserved my friends.
The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.
Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
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.
It goes without saying that you should never have more children than you have car windows.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.