Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
Loyalty is what we seek in friendship.
Friends are as companions on a journey, who ought to aid each other to persevere in the road to a happier life.
Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else.
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.
It goes without saying that you should never have more children than you have car windows.
What was more, they had taken the first step toward genuine friendship. They had exchanged vulnerabilities.
The more you let yourself go, the less others let you go.
One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better than any possession.
The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.
I'm so happy. Cause today I found my friends.They're in my head.
No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot.
A friend is, as it were, a second self.
Knowing your own darkness is the best method for dealing with the darknesses of other people.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.
Friendship is nothing else than an accord in all things, human and divine, conjoined with mutual goodwill and affection.
We should behave to our friends as we would wish our friends to behave to us.
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
Few friendships would survive if each one knew what his friend says of him behind his back
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.
As in the case of wines that improve with age, the oldest friendships ought to be the most delightful.