Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.
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.
I not only use all the brains I have, but all I can borrow.
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
A friend to all is a friend to none.
A friend is, as it were, a second self.
It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
Loyalty is what we seek in friendship.
If you have a candle, the light won't glow any dimmer if I light yours off of mine.
A good friend will always stab you in the front.
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.
Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.
A friend should be a master at guessing and keeping still.
Woman is not made to be the admiration of all, but the happiness of one.
Real friends stab you in the front.
We make our friends; we make our enemies; but God makes our next-door neighbour.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
Sometimes we owe a friend to the lucky circumstance that we give him no cause for envy.
The more you let yourself go, the less others let you go.
Friends are God's way of apologizing for your family.