No good friends. No bad friends. Only people you want, need to be with; people who build their houses in your heart.
Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.
As the family goes, so goes the nation and so goes the whole world in which we live.
Let there be no purpose in friendship save the deepening of the spirit.
The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
We make our friends; we make our enemies; but God makes our next-door neighbour.
Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing.
Adversity tests the sincerity of friends.
People won't have time for you if you are always angry or complaining.
Women can form a friendship with a man very well; but to preserve it, a slight physical antipathy most probably helps.
You don't live in a world all alone. Your brothers are here too.
It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.
As in the case of wines that improve with age, the oldest friendships ought to be the most delightful.
Shared joys make a friend, not shared sufferings.
In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things, does the heart find its morning and is refreshed.
There is a magic in the memory of a schoolboy friendship. It softens the heart, and even affects the nervous system of those who have no heart.
I love the friends I have gathered together on this thin raft...
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.
People are like dirt. They can either nourish you and help you grow as a person or they can stunt your growth and make you wilt and die.