In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our 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
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.
The majority of people permit relatives, friends, and the public at large to so influence them that they cannot live their own lives, because they fear criticism.
Betray a friend, and you'll often find you have ruined yourself.
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.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
What was more, they had taken the first step toward genuine friendship. They had exchanged vulnerabilities.
It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.
A blow from your friend is better than a kiss from your enemy.
A good friend will always stab you in the front.
As in the case of wines that improve with age, the oldest friendships ought to be the most delightful.
Two possibilities exist: either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying.
It goes without saying that you should never have more children than you have car windows.
If you go out looking for friends, you're going to find they are very scarce. If you go out to be a friend, you'll find them everywhere.
Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing.
Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
You don't live in a world all alone. Your brothers are here too.
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.
Friends are God's way of apologizing for your family.
Real friends stab you in the front.