Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Let there be no purpose in friendship save the deepening of the spirit.
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.
Sometimes we owe a friend to the lucky circumstance that we give him no cause for envy.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
As in the case of wines that improve with age, the oldest friendships ought to be the most delightful.
The shifts of fortune test the reliability of friends.
Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
People won't have time for you if you are always angry or complaining.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity
Friendship is love without his wings!
Friendship is nothing else than an accord in all things, human and divine, conjoined with mutual goodwill and affection.
Friendship was given by nature to be an assistant to virtue, not a companion in vice.
If you have a candle, the light won't glow any dimmer if I light yours off of mine.
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.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
What was more, they had taken the first step toward genuine friendship. They had exchanged vulnerabilities.
Real friends stab you in the front.
Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.
Friendship makes prosperity more brilliant, and lightens adversity by dividing and sharing it.