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.
True friends ... face in the same direction, toward common projects, interests, goals.
Betray a friend, and you'll often find you have ruined yourself.
Knowing your own darkness is the best method for dealing with the darknesses of other people.
I am a raging alcoholic and a raging addict and I didn't want to see my kids do the same thing.
Women can form a friendship with a man very well; but to preserve it, a slight physical antipathy most probably helps.
The shifts of fortune test the reliability of friends.
A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.
It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.
Adversity tests the sincerity of friends.
I love the friends I have gathered together on this thin raft...
Real friends stab you in the front.
Marriage has no guarantees. If that's what you're looking for, go live with a car battery.
I not only use all the brains I have, but all I can borrow.
If you have a candle, the light won't glow any dimmer if I light yours off of mine.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity
Friendship is love without his wings!
We make our friends; we make our enemies; but God makes our next-door neighbour.
If you remember me, then I don't care if everyone else forgets.
Our most intimate friend is not he to whom we show the worst, but the best of our nature.