I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don't believe I deserved my friends.
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.
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth.
A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
Friendship makes prosperity more brilliant, and lightens adversity by dividing and sharing it.
True friends ... face in the same direction, toward common projects, interests, goals.
We make our friends; we make our enemies; but God makes our next-door neighbour.
A friend to all is a friend to none.
Friendship is nothing else than an accord in all things, human and divine, conjoined with mutual goodwill and affection.
In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better than any possession.
Friendship was given by nature to be an assistant to virtue, not a companion in vice.
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.
Friends are as companions on a journey, who ought to aid each other to persevere in the road to a happier life.
Betray a friend, and you'll often find you have ruined yourself.
If you remember me, then I don't care if everyone else forgets.
A man should never neglect his family for business.
Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.
I not only use all the brains I have, but all I can borrow.