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.
Friends are as companions on a journey, who ought to aid each other to persevere in the road to a happier life.
Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
Adversity tests the sincerity of friends.
In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed.
A good friend will always stab you in the front.
A friend is, as it were, a second self.
Be slow to fall into friendship, but when you are in, continue firm and constant.
A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
A friend to all is a friend to none.
If there ever comes a day when we can't be together, keep me in your heart. I'll stay there forever.
Man's best support is a very dear friend.
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
There is no friend as loyal as a book.
Loyalty is what we seek in friendship.
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
If you have a candle, the light won't glow any dimmer if I light yours off of mine.
Everyone wants to ride with you in the limo but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.
No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot.