A friend is, as it were, a second self.
Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.
Woman is not made to be the admiration of all, but the happiness of one.
Adversity tests the sincerity of friends.
Loyalty is what we seek in friendship.
You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.
I get by with a little help from my friends.
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
My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me.
A friend should be a master at guessing and keeping still.
Friendship was given by nature to be an assistant to virtue, not a companion in vice.
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.
We should behave to our friends as we would wish our friends to behave to us.
True friends ... face in the same direction, toward common projects, interests, goals.
No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot.
Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the world together.
Everyone wants to ride with you in the limo but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.
A man should never neglect his family for business.
A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.